Hill Country High School

  • Hill Country High School serves 33 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hill Country High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

Hill Country High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

  • Hill Country High School's student population of 33 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students33 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hill Country High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,465 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hill Country High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)≥50%
78%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
58%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
39%
28%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hill Country High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.52n/a
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Graduation Rate70-74%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKerrville Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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