2611 Ave H
Nederland, TX 77627
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Hillcrest Elementary School serves 607 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Hillcrest Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hillcrest Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Hillcrest Elementary School's student population of 607 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
607 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Hillcrest Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1809 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
37%
52%
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Black
20%
13%
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White
26%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 607 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 5%)

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