Hillcrest High School Test Scores

Test Scores

Subject Proficiency Testing

Student exit exams receive grades among multiple proficiency levels established by the state. These figures display how the school as a whole performed in different subjects.

Discipline School District State
Math 2.9 2.9 3.0
Reading 3.0 3.0 3.0

Reading Proficiency Distribution

Reading proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Alabama High School Graduation Exam.

Total Students Tested 95
Does Not Meet or Partially Meets Academic Content Standards 14%
Meets Academic Content Standards 75%
Exceeds Academic Content Standards 12%

Math Proficiency Distribution

Math proficiency is determined by student results on the school's Alabama High School Graduation Exam.

Total Students Tested 95
Does Not Meet or Partially Meets Academic Content Standards 18%
Meets Academic Content Standards 73%
Exceeds Academic Content Standards 9%

Overall Student Performance

This measures overall student performance on state exams. The calculations by U.S. News were the first of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

State Test Performance Index 98.0
Risk-Adjusted Performance Index 10.2

Disadvantaged Student Performance

This measures the proficiency on state exams among typically underperforming subgroups. The calculations by U.S. News were the second of two steps in determining which schools received at least a bronze medal.

Percentage of Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 89.9
Percentage of Non-Disadvantaged Students Who Are Proficient 94.2
Gap Between Disadvantaged and Non-Disadvantaged Students -4.4
Gap Between School and State Among Disadvantaged Students 6.7

College-Ready Student Performance

High school students take AP® and IB exams to earn college credit and demonstrate success at college-level course work. U.S. News calculated a College Readiness Index based on exam participation rates and percentages of students passing at least one exam. The Index determined which types of medals (gold, silver or bronze) were awarded to top-performing schools.

College Readiness Index 9.6
Exam Used for Index AP®

Advanced Placement® (AP®) Student Performance

Many U.S. higher educational institutions grant credits or advanced placement based on student performance on AP® exams. This shows this school's student participation and performance on these exams if data were available. (N/A means no students participated.)

Participation Rate 36%
Participant Passing Rate 2%
Exams Per Test Taker 1.3
Exam Pass Rate 2%
Quality-Adjusted Participation Rate 1%
Quality-Adjusted Exams Per Test Passer 1.0

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