Hillsborough High School

  • Hillsborough High School serves 1,913 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Hillsborough High School's student population of 1,913 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,913 students
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Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillsborough High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillsborough High School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2616 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hillsborough High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hillsborough High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
43%
32%
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Black
30%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hillsborough High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
18%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hillsborough High School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hillsborough High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hillsborough High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.690.70
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Graduation Rate
83%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hillsborough High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida 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 Hillsborough High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHILLSBOROUGH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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