Hillcrest Elementary School

  • Hillcrest Elementary School serves 432 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Hillcrest Elementary School operates within the Bloomington Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 432 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students432 students
Hillcrest Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Hillcrest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Hillcrest Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeHillcrest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Hillcrest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Hillcrest Elementary School American Indian Students (2010-2011)
Asian
4%
6%
Hillcrest Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
6%
9%
Hillcrest Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
12%
10%
Hillcrest Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
72%
69%
Hillcrest Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Hillcrest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHillcrest Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.460.32
Hillcrest Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
31%
Hillcrest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
Hillcrest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bloomington Public School District's student population of 10,286 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,991 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,141 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
2
Number of Students Managed10,286522
Bloomington Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$147 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$138 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,991$12,051
Bloomington Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,141$11,992
Bloomington Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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