Hillcrest Elementary



Hillcrest Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hillcrest Elementary Students by Grade
PK 142
K 145
1 156
2 150
3 168
4 134
5 118
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hillcrest Elementary is a public elementary school located in Frederick, MD in the Frederick County Public Schools. It enrolls 1,013 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hillcrest Elementary is the 9th largest public school in Maryland and the 1,282nd largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,013
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 79.4

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Hillcrest Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 533
(53%)
14,605
(52%)
 Female 480
(47%)
13,731
(48%)

Hillcrest Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 661
(65%)
4,323
(15%)
 Black 186
(18%)
3,316
(12%)
 Asian 70
(7%)
1,506
(5%)
 White 61
(6%)
17,564
(62%)
 Two or More 29
(3%)
1,459
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
62
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
106
(0%)

Hillcrest Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 845
(83%)
7,160
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 93
(9%)
1,273
(4%)
 Not Eligible 75
(7%)
19,903
(70%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Hillcrest Elementary is ranked 3rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hillcrest Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Hillcrest Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 613
2006 627
2007 666
2008 646
2009 720
2010 802
2011 800
2012 887
2013 956
2014 996
2015 1013

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.1
2006 11
2007 11.2
2008 9.8
2009 11.3
2010 12.6
2011 10.7
2012 12
2013 12.6
2014 13
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60032626427406
2006 0.6140350877193
2007 0.77627627627628
2008 0.78637770897833
2009 0.85277777777778
2010 0.87531172069825
2011 0.75
2012 0.88275084554679
2013 0.90585774058577
2014 0.91465863453815
2015 0.92596248766041

Compare Hillcrest Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 92.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Hillcrest Elementary
Frederick, MD
Public PK - 05 1,013 12.8:1  
Frederick Adventist Academ
Frederick, MD
Private PK - 08 69 11:1 1 miles
Crestwood Middle School
Frederick, MD
Public 06 - 08 507 15.4:1 2 miles
Church of the Brethren Learning Center
Frederick, MD
Private PK - KG 135 8:1 2 miles
Frederick Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 81 5:1 2 miles
Rock Creek School
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Public PK - 12 77 4.3:1 2 miles
Orchard Grove Elementary
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Public PK - 05 633 16.4:1 2 miles
Lincoln Elementary
Frederick, MD
Public PK - 05 573 13.1:1 2 miles
Ballenger Creek Middle School
Frederick, MD
Public 06 - 08 712 15.6:1 2 miles
Parkway Elementary
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Public KG - 05 223 11.9:1 2 miles
Waverley Elementary
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Public PK - 05 613 12.8:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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