Hillcrest Elementary School

  • Hillcrest Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hillcrest Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Hillcrest Elementary School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students418 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hillcrest Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School is 0.08, 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 School Rank#514 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
44%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
43%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hillcrest Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
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4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
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12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
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9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
96%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillcrest Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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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 WI.
Diversity Score0.080.49
This chart display the diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
32%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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 Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChippewa Falls Area Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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