PROFICIENCY 52% 1% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
44%Davidson County
49%Nashville
52%Tennessee

Hillwood High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Davidson County" in Nashville, TN. There are a total of 1,154 students and 64 teachers at Hillwood High, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of n/a free lunch students and n/a reduced lunch students.

Hillwood High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.0%, which is 1% lower than the Tennessee average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1154
Teachers64
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch
Reduced lunch

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment281
Taking some courses219
Taking some courses (not tests)47
Passing some courses65
Passing no courses152

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Hillwood High, there are a total of 281 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 219 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All47%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All57%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School55-59%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Hillwood High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTennesseeNational
Caucasian 46.7% 31.8% 66.6% 51.1%
African American 36.2% 43.1% 21.8% 15.9%
Asian 7.4% 4.1% 1.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.9% 19.7% 8.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 0.9% 1.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
H. G. Hill Middle School50%0.4Nashville, TN
Nashville Big Picture High School70%2.0Nashville, TN
Westmeade Elementary48%2.1Nashville, TN
Charlotte Park Elementary37%2.3Nashville, TN
Sylvan Park Elementary55%2.4Nashville, TN
Julia Green Elementary84%2.5Nashville, TN
Gower Elementary48%2.7Nashville, TN
West End Middle School59%2.9Nashville, TN
Cockrill Elementary45%3.0Nashville, TN
Nashville Prep65%3.2Nashville, TN
Park Avenue Elementary32%3.3Nashville, TN
Hillsboro High59%3.6Nashville, TN

Nashville demographics profile

StatisticNashvilleTennesseeNational
Population643,7716,548,009318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,35315391
Median age34.038.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%57%55%
Speak English83%93%79%
Speak Spanish9%4%13%

Education level achieved in Nashville

IndexNashvilleTennesseeNational
Completed 8th grade84.7%82.0%84.3%
Completed high school83.5%79.9%83.0%
Completed some college63.7%53.2%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.0%32.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.6%25.4%30.3%
Completed masters14.1%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Hillwood High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.