Hillcrest Elementary School

1435 Jefferson Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60516 | (630) 719-5840
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 415
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Paula M Thomas
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 415
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 215 (51.8%)
  • Females: 199 (48.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hillcrest Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black30.7%
Asian163.9%
Hispanic153.6%
White37991.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hillcrest Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5914.2%
1st Grade5312.8%
2nd Grade5012.0%
3rd Grade6716.1%
4th Grade6515.7%
5th Grade6014.5%
6th Grade6114.7%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.1%
District:
95.5%
State:
93.9%
Teacher Credentials (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Emergency or Provisional Credentials
School:
3.3%
District:
0.3%
State:
0.5%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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