Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences

451 Clermont Street
Denver, CO 80220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
4.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences serves 712 students in grades 6-8.
Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences's student population of 712 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students712 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#514 out of 1768 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
34%
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Black
20%
5%
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White
39%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchool District No. 1 In The County Of Denver And State Of C School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hill Campus Of Arts And Sciences is East High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Denver Language School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Steck Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver Steck Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 357 students
    0.2 miles
    450 Albion Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-3870
    0.2 PK-5 357
  • Denver Carson Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 462 students
    0.7 miles
    5420 East 1st Avenue
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-9090
    0.7 K-5 462
  • Denver Palmer Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
    0.8 miles
    995 Grape Street
    Denver, CO 80220
    (720) 424-5000
    0.8 PK-5 304
  • Denver Teller Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 504 students
    0.9 miles
    1150 Garfield Street
    Denver, CO 80206
    (720) 424-3560
    0.9 PK-5 504
  • Denver Reach Charter School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 129 students
    1.1 miles
    940 Fillmore Street
    Denver, CO 80206
    (720) 668-9691
    1.1 PK-4 129

School Reviews

  4.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
I am a student at HCAS, and yes we have some issues but everyone is figuring it out. As of the principal leaving along with a few other people some students were very close with, that may have triggered some incidents. I personally love all the students that go to hill as we are very close. I have met the greatest people at heel, and they have really changed me of the better. I really love hill and I hope other kids will go here because I am a 7th grader this year and over the past 2 years I have made the best friends I could ever meet. I am personally close with the majority of my teachers and I love them all so much! They are always there and they are always there to talk. People say 7th is the worst year of middle school, but personally I liked it a lot. I wish we could have finished the year off in school instead of online. I personally recommend hill because your students will enjoy it. Yes, there is drama, but that just depends on the type of person you are because some of my friends have never been in drama this year which is really cool! Everyone at heel is super supportive. The sports team also bring everyone closer to each other. I was a part of the soccer team this year and last year. Everyone was super sweet and supportive.
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I'm a mom of a middle schooler. We just moved to Denver a year ago and he was new to Hill Middle School, as he just started 6th grade this year. All year we have been dealing with my son being bullied by different kids in school. I want to make you very aware of what is happening. He has been teased for being a bigger kid. He has had students offer him a snack and then tell him they rubbed it in their pants once he took a bite. He has had a student push the chair out from under him in the auditorium. He has been pushed into walls and down stairs. I know about some of these issues, as I was witness to a couple of them. I have attempted to call the school, left messages, and even spoke to one staff member on one occasion. Nothing has been done. My son has told me he has filled out so many reports he is just tired of writing them. My son, who is only 11 years old, was overheard saying he was going to commit suicide. I sit here writing this to you broken hearted that my child feels this way. He said no one at the school would care or miss him if he did. He wasn't just talking about the students. He feels the teachers and all administration wouldn't care either. After almost an entire school year of this, with no help or anyone to talk to, this is how one of their students is feeling. In an age where bullying is so prevalent, I am befuddled at how this can go unnoticed even after the parent (me) has reached out.
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