Hillcrest Steam Academy

  • Hillcrest Steam Academy serves 503 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 69% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

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Hillcrest Steam Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Hillcrest Steam Academy's student population of 503 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students503 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillcrest Steam Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillcrest Steam Academy is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#720 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
20%
6%
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Black
4%
16%
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White
68%
72%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillcrest Steam Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.490.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hillcrest Steam Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBELTON 124 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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