Hillcrest Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Hillcrest Elementary School served 141 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-69% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 78%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 60-69% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
141 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
60-69%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
60-69%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
75%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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 Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 IA.
Diversity Score
0.42
This chart display the diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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