Hillcrest Elementary School

1804 Hillcrest Dr, Jonesboro, AR 72401 | (870) 933-5830
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 624
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr. Ron Williams
  • Fax: (870) 933-5809
  • Website: jville@jessie1.k12.ar.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details
  • Jonesboro School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,782
  • Graduation Rate: 76.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 5,400

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 624
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 264 (42.3%)
  • Females: 360 (57.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 49 (7.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 363 (58.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 412 (66.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hillcrest Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.5%
Black23137.0%
Asian50.8%
Hispanic426.7%
White34054.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hillcrest Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten30.5%
1st Grade12520.0%
2nd Grade11718.8%
3rd Grade10617.0%
4th Grade10817.3%
5th Grade8313.3%
6th Grade8213.1%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Hillcrest Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on Benchmark state exams in the following subjects:
  • Literacy
  • Math
  • Science

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201064.0%59.0%71.0%
200962.0%60.0%67.0%
200862.0%62.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201083.0%80.0%83.0%
200981.0%78.0%81.0%
200881.0%77.0%78.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201077.0%65.0%71.0%
200972.0%62.0%70.0%
200854.0%54.0%67.0%
 
Math Test
201079.0%73.0%80.0%
200978.0%67.0%78.0%
200862.0%65.0%74.0%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201083.0%63.0%74.0%
200970.0%60.0%68.0%
200861.0%60.0%64.0%
 
Math Test
201082.0%60.0%74.0%
200969.0%63.0%70.0%
200852.0%57.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201034.0%31.0%50.0%
200928.0%24.0%43.0%
200812.0%26.0%37.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201065.0%60.0%72.0%
200973.0%58.0%67.0%
200869.0%58.0%63.0%
 
Math Test
201079.0%72.0%75.0%
200971.0%65.0%79.0%
200878.0%66.0%72.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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