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Hillcrest High School

Simpsonville, SC


Hillcrest High School
3665 South Industrial Drive
Simpsonville, SC  29681
Phone: 864-355-3500
Greenville County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 2,128
Type: Regular School  
Hillcrest High School

Hillcrest High School


Metro Area Ranking

#19
Metro Area High School Ranking: Hillcrest High School is ranked #19 out of 32 of the best high schools in Greenville and surrounding areas (41st percentile). Cick the link to see all 32 high schools.


State Ranking

#89
Statewide High School Ranking: Hillcrest High School is ranked #89 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (60th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, Hillcrest High School is a 6-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Greenville County, SC. Hillcrest High School has an enrollment of approximately 2,128 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 88% - Hillcrest High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 88% - Hillcrest High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 16.7 56th 16.6
Math 17.4 43rd 17.8
Reading 18.3 58th 18.0
Science 18.1 51st 18.1
Writing 5.7 39th 5.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina 11th grader in 2017 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Hillcrest High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 71.1 71.4
Algebra 1 65.8 69.4
Biology 1 75.5 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 533
Math 500
Composite Score 1033
SAT Participation Rate 53 %

Hillcrest High had an average SAT score of 1033 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #81 out of 216 SC high schools (62nd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Hillcrest High was 53% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 40% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 40% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 6% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 6% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2016-2017 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for Hillcrest High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of Hillcrest High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Bryson Middle School 6 0.2 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular 6-8
Bryson Elementary School 8 1.5 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular K-5
Plain Elementary School 8 2.2 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular K-5
Simpsonville Elementary School 7 2.4 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular PK-5
Fountain Inn Elementary School 5 2.5 miles Fountain Inn, SC Regular PK-5
Hillcrest Middle School 7 2.8 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular 6-8
Rudolph Gordon Elementary School 9 3.8 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular K-5
Greenbrier Elementary School 7 4.3 miles Greenville, SC Regular PK-5
Bethel Elementary School 8 4.6 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular K-5
Bells Crossing Elementary School 10 4.8 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular K-5
Ralph Chandler Middle School 8 6.0 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular 6-8
Mauldin High School 9 6.0 miles Mauldin, SC Regular 9-12
Monarch Elementary School 10 6.0 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular PK-5
Robert E. Cashion Elementary School 4 6.3 miles Greenville, SC Regular PK-5
Mauldin Middle School 8 6.4 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular 6-8
Mauldin Elementary School 6 6.6 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular PK-5
Woodmont High School 7 6.6 miles Piedmont, SC Regular 9-12
Fork Shoals School 7 7.6 miles Pelzer, SC Regular K-5
Oakview Elementary School 10 7.8 miles Simpsonville, SC Regular PK-5
Phinnize Fisher Middle School 9 8.2 miles Greenville, SC Regular 6-8