Hillcrest Elementary School

2200 Davidson Rd
Waukesha, WI 53186
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Hillcrest Elementary School serves 331 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hillcrest Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Hillcrest Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Hillcrest Elementary School's student population of 331 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students331 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Hillcrest Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#273 out of 2029 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
77%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukesha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hillcrest Elementary School is Waukesha Transition Academy (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Horning Middle School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waukesha Horning Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 737 students
    1.0 miles
    2000 Wolf Rd
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-3305
    1 6-8 737
  • Waukesha Banting Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
    1.1 miles
    2019 Butler Dr
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1205
    1.1 PK-5 473
  • Waukesha Hadfield Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
    1.9 miles
    733 Linden St
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1505
    1.9 PK-5 311
  • Waukesha Waukesha Transition Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 45 students
    2.0 miles
    1150 Whiterock Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1102
    2 12 45
  • Waukesha White Rock Campus
    Grades: PK-2 | 414 students
    2.0 miles
    1150 Whiterock Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-2700
    2 PK-2 414

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