Hillcrest Elementary School

  • Hillcrest Elementary School serves 416 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Hillcrest Elementary School operates within the Bloomington Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 416 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students416 students
Hillcrest Elementary School Total Students (1992-2016)
Gender %Hillcrest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Hillcrest Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2016)
Students by GradeHillcrest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Hillcrest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Hillcrest Elementary School American Indian Students (2010-2011)
Asian
4%
7%
Hillcrest Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2016)
Hispanic
6%
9%
Hillcrest Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
Black
13%
10%
Hillcrest Elementary School Black Students (1996-2016)
White
70%
68%
Hillcrest Elementary School White Students (1992-2016)
Two or more races
7%
4%
Hillcrest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsHillcrest Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.490.52
Hillcrest Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
31%
Hillcrest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
Hillcrest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Bloomington Public School District's student population of 10,399 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,991 is higher than the state average of $11,015. 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 $11,205. The district spending/student has declined by 16% over four years.
School District NameBloomington Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
2
Number of Students Managed10,399531
Bloomington Public School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$147 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$138 MM$6 MM
Bloomington Public School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,991$11,015
Bloomington Public School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,141$11,205
Bloomington Public School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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Minnesota public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is same as the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in Minnesota is Roseville Public School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Minnesota or national school diversity statistics.