Hillcrest Elementary School

712 3rd St NW, Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 574-5613
NR

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-4 141 students 13 students/teacher (IA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

57%
64%
79%
68%
73%
78%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. Students who score at the 40th percentile are considered proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Fort Dodge Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

65%
70%
82%
70%
73%
82%

Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)

In 2010-2011 Iowa used the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The scores reflect the performance of students enrolled for the full academic year. The ITBS is a norm-referenced test, which means it measures how well students in Iowa score in comparison to their peers nationwide. Students who score at the 40th percentile are considered proficient. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2011
  • Fort Dodge Community School District average
  • Iowa state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Hillcrest Elementary School is a public elementary school in Fort Dodge. 141 students attend Hillcrest Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 76% of the 141 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Hillcrest Elementary School is 13:1. Feelhaver Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 75% 80%
Hispanic 7% 7%
Multiracial 5% 5%
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 7%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.8% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 76% 54%

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