Hillcrest School

4 Horton Dr
Peekskill, NY 10566
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Hillcrest School serves 473 students in grades 3-5.
Hillcrest School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 19% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Hillcrest School's student population of 473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Hillcrest School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hillcrest School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#4081 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
70%
27%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
7%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.480.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeekskill City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hillcrest School is Peekskill High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Peekskill Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oakside School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peekskill Uriah Hill School
    Grades: PK | 130 students
    0.6 miles
    980 Pemart Ave
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-6992
    0.6 PK 130
  • Peekskill Oakside School Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 534 students
    0.9 miles
    200 Decatur Ave
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-1591
    0.9 2-3 534
  • Peekskill Peekskill High School Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,054 student
    0.9 miles
    1072 Elm St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-0201
    0.9 9-12 1,054
  • Peekskill Woodside School
    Grades: K-2 | 537 students
    0.9 miles
    Depew St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 739-0093
    0.9 K-2 537
  • Peekskill Peekskill Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
    1.1 miles
    212 Ringgold St
    Peekskill, NY 10566
    (914) 737-4542
    1.1 6-8 724

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