Hillcrest High School



Hillcrest High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hillcrest High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 2
9 935
10 922
11 722
12 702
UG 37

Hillcrest High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #28 School District located in Jamaica, NY. It has 3,320 students in grades 8th through 12th. Hillcrest High School is the 15th largest public high school in New York and the 147th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.8 to 1.

Total Students: 3,320
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 152.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 147th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in New York: 15th out of 1,454
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,372nd out of 1,411
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 29th out of 1,411

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Hillcrest High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,768
(53%)
9,128
(51%)
 Male 1,552
(47%)
8,815
(49%)

Hillcrest High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 1,070
(32%)
5,365
(30%)
 Hispanic 1,027
(31%)
4,785
(27%)
 Black 970
(29%)
4,349
(24%)
 White 145
(4%)
2,749
(15%)
 American Indian 98
(3%)
429
(2%)
 Two or More 10
(0%)
266
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Hillcrest High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,278
(69%)
10,464
(58%)
 Not Eligible 733
(22%)
5,593
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 309
(9%)
1,886
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Hillcrest High School is ranked 6th out of 1,339 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hillcrest High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.3%. 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 High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 3329
2006 3214
2007 3363
2008 3287
2009 3123
2010 3296
2011 3084
2012 3108
2013 3227
2014 3289
2015 3320

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.2
2006 21.2
2007 23.3
2008 23.3
2009 23.8
2010 23
2011 21
2012 21.8
2013 22.7
2014 22
2015 21.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42775608290778
2006 0.38861232109521
2007 0.36752899197145
2008 0.76270155156678
2009
2010 0.7308859223301
2011 0.79345006485084
2012 0.06016731016731
2013 0.80229315153393
2014 0.81818181818182
2015 0.77921686746988

Compare Hillcrest High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,296.7% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,180.0% 21.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.3%
 
This School 77.9%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Hillcrest High School
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Public 08 - 12 3,320 21.8:1  
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Queens High School for the Sciences at York College
Jamaica, NY
Public 09 - 12 434 18.1:1 1 miles
St Christopher-Ottilie School
Jamaica, NY
Private 08 - 12 52 4:1 1 miles
Hillside Arts and Letters Academy
Jamaica, NY
Public 08 - 12 481 17.4:1 1 miles
Thomas a Edison Career and Technical High School
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Public 09 - 12 2,141 20.4:1 1 miles
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Public 09 - 12 445 15.7:1 1 miles
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