Hillcrest School

  • Hillcrest School serves 60 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Hillcrest School's student population of 60 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students60 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest School's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1937 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
20%
12%
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Black
49%
9%
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White
28%
70%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.650.28
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Graduation Rate<50%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenosha School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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