400 East Watts Avenue
Enterprise, AL 36330
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Hillcrest Elementary School serves 846 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Hillcrest Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Hillcrest Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Hillcrest Elementary School's student population of 846 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
846 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Hillcrest Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#214 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
17%
8%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
56%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 846 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 20%)

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