Hill City Elementary School

  • Hill City Elementary School serves 628 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hill City Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.

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 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students628 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hill City Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hill City Elementary School is 0.12, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank#851 out of 2188 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hill City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hill City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
15%
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Black
n/a
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hill City Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
95%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hill City Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.69
This chart display the diversity score of Hill City Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hill City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hill City Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePickens County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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