Hill Middle School

5200 Ehrlich Rd
Tampa, FL 33624
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hill Middle School serves 953 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hill Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida 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 17:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hill Middle School's student population of 953 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students953 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Hill Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hill Middle School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1438 out of 3633 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
51%
33%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
33%
38%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hill Middle School is Gaither High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sergeant Paul R Smith Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Essrig Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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