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 0
9 882
10 824
11 684
12 697
UG 21

Hillcrest High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #28 School District located in Jamaica, NY. It has 3,108 students in grades 9th through 12th. Hillcrest High School is the 21st largest public high school in New York and the 196th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 21.8 to 1.

Total Students: 3,108
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 142.49

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Hillcrest High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,682
(54%)
8,666
(51%)
 Male 1,426
(46%)
8,215
(49%)

Hillcrest High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 1,192
(38%)
5,198
(31%)
 Black 1,022
(33%)
4,547
(27%)
 Hispanic 753
(24%)
4,092
(24%)
 White 91
(3%)
2,704
(16%)
 Pacific Islander 18
(1%)
94
(1%)
 Two or More 16
(1%)
94
(1%)
 American Indian 16
(1%)
152
(1%)

Hillcrest High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 2,921
(94%)
10,984
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(6%)
4,975
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(0%)
922
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Hillcrest High School is ranked 776th out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hillcrest High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 41.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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

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

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

Compare Hillcrest High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,180.0% 21.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.0%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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