Hillcrest High School

  • Hillcrest High School serves 2,098 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hillcrest High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26%.

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School Overview

  • Hillcrest High School's student population of 2,098 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students2,098 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 943 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest High School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#675 out of 943 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
60%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.42
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Graduation Rate
77%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanyons School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Hillcrest High School is Jordan Valley School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Midvale Jordan Valley School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 108 students
    0.3 miles
    7501 S 1000 E
    Midvale, UT 84047
    (801)826-1200
    0.3 K-12 108
  • Riverton Preschool (sp Ed) Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 1073 students
    0.3 miles
    2827 W 13400 S
    Riverton, UT 84065
    (801)412-2510
    0.3 PK 1073
  • Midvale East Midvale School
    Grades: K-5 | 638 students
    0.9 miles
    6990 S 300 E
    Midvale, UT 84047
    (801)826-8350
    0.9 K-5 638
  • Sandy Union Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 823 students
    1.0 miles
    615 E 8000 S
    Sandy, UT 84070
    (801)826-1500
    1.0 6-8 823
  • Midvale Midvalley School
    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
    1.1 miles
    217 E 7800 S
    Midvale, UT 84047
    (801)826-8800
    1.1 K-5 416

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