6/10
Hillcrest High School
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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in South Carolina. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More have above average college readiness measures, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

ACADEMICS

6/10

Test scores

Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
Biology I
71%
State avg: 67%
Algebra I
63%
State avg: 69%
English
79%
State avg: 79%
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Equity

4/10

Equity overview

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip

Does this school offer opportunity for all its students, or leave some behind? Successful schools understand how to close the achievement gap.

ENVIRONMENT

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Student demographics

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White
61%
Black
24%
Hispanic
10%
Two or more races
4%
Asian
1%
Native American
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

What makes a great teacher? The truth may surprise you.

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Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
355 :1
State avg: 371 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
89%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood

3665 South Industrial Drive
Simpsonville, SC 29681
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