Hillcrest Elementary School

  • Hillcrest Elementary School serves 148 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Hillcrest Elementary School's student population of 148 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students148 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hillcrest Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Hillcrest Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Hillcrest Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School is 0.42, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hillcrest Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
74%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillcrest Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.420.35
This chart display the diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGill-Montague School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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