Hillcrest High School

  • Hillcrest High School serves 397 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Hillcrest High School operates within the Conecuh County School District.
  • Conecuh County School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 397 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 397 students
Hillcrest High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Hillcrest High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Hillcrest High School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Hillcrest High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Hillcrest High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2015)
Black
92%
33%
Hillcrest High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
8%
56%
Hillcrest High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hillcrest High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Hillcrest High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.32
Hillcrest High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
78%
47%
Hillcrest High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Hillcrest High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Conecuh County School District's student population of 1,524 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,509 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,364 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Conecuh County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 1,524 2,879
Conecuh County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 60% 74%
Conecuh County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $28 MM
Conecuh County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $19 MM $29 MM
Conecuh County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,509 $9,721
Conecuh County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,364 $10,229
Conecuh County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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