Hill City Elementary School

600 Hill Cir
Jasper, GA 30143
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Hill City Elementary School serves 628 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hill City Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hill City Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

Hill City Elementary School's student population of 628 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
43 teachers
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School Rankings

Hill City Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,196 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hill City Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#517 out of 2196 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
n/a
37%
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White
93%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 628 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in GA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50%)

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