Hill City Elementary School

  • Hill City Elementary School serves 108 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Hill City Elementary School operates within the Hill City Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 108 students has declined by 30% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-4
Total Students108 students
Hill City Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Hill City Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Hill City Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeHill City Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Hill City Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
2%
Hill City Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Hill City Elementary School Asian Students (1988-1990)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Hill City Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
n/a
10%
Hill City Elementary School Black Students (2009-2013)
White
93%
69%
Hill City Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Hill City Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHill City Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.130.51
Hill City Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
31%
Hill City Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
12%
7%
Hill City Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hill City Public School District's student population of 286 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,291 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,889 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District NameHill City Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed286522
Hill City Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$4 MM$6 MM
Hill City Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$5 MM$6 MM
Hill City Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,291$12,051
Hill City Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,889$11,992
Hill City Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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