Hillcrest High School

  • Hillcrest High School serves 1,110 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 8% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Hillcrest High School's student population of 1,110 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,110 students
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Total Classroom Teachers71 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3281 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
4%
26%
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Black
90%
17%
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White
n/a
49%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillcrest High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.190.67
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Graduation Rate
77%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
46%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBremen CHSD 228 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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