Hillcrest School

  • Hillcrest School serves 297 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Hillcrest School's student population of 297 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
40%
27%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hillcrest School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
9%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hillcrest School and the percentage of Black public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillcrest School and the percentage of White public school students in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillcrest School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NJ.
Diversity Score0.620.44
This chart display the diversity score of Hillcrest School and the public school average diversity score of New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hillcrest School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hillcrest School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Jersey by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorris School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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