Hillsborough High School

  • Hillsborough High School serves 1,947 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Hillsborough High School operates within the Hillsborough School District.
  • Hillsborough School District's 71% graduation rate is equal to the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1947 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,947 students
Hillsborough High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Hillsborough High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
Hillsborough High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHillsborough High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Hillsborough High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
6%
3%
Hillsborough High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
40%
31%
Hillsborough High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
30%
23%
Hillsborough High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
21%
40%
Hillsborough High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Hillsborough High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Hillsborough High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHillsborough High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.710.70
Hillsborough High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
61%
53%
Hillsborough High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Hillsborough High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hillsborough School District's student population of 206,679 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,578 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,870 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameHillsborough School District
Number of Schools
Managed
306
22
Number of Students Managed206,67910,184
Hillsborough School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate71%71%
Hillsborough School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue$1,949 MM$122 MM
Hillsborough School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$2,008 MM$125 MM
Hillsborough School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$9,578$12,021
Hillsborough School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,870$12,230
Hillsborough School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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