Hillcrest Elementary School

1045 Bennett Street
American Falls, ID 83211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Hillcrest Elementary School serves 446 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Hillcrest Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Idaho 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 approximately equal to the Idaho state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Idaho state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hillcrest Elementary School's student population of 446 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students446 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Hillcrest Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hillcrest Elementary School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#264 out of 676 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
52%
18%
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Black
n/a
1%
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White
46%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.520.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAmerican Falls Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Hillcrest Elementary School is American Falls Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • American Falls American Falls Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 28 students
    0.3 miles
    598 Lincoln
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-5008
    0.3 6-12 28
  • American Falls American Falls Intermediate School Math: 17% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 233 students
    0.3 miles
    254 Taylor Street
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-5733
    0.3 4-5 233
  • American Falls American Falls High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
    0.8 miles
    2966 South Frontage Road
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-2531
    0.8 9-12 408
  • American Falls William Thomas Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 323 students
    0.8 miles
    355 Bannock Avenue
    American Falls, ID 83211
    (208) 226-5203
    0.8 6-8 323
  • Aberdeen Aberdeen High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 207 students
    11.4 miles
    268 South 4th West
    Aberdeen, ID 83210
    (208) 397-4152
    11.4 9-12 207

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