PROFICIENCY 22% 41% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
35%Jefferson County

Hillview Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Jefferson County" in Forestdale, AL. There are a total of 283 students and 16 teachers at Hillview Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 210 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Hillview Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 22.0%, which is 41% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch210
Reduced lunch25


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Hillview Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5<= 10%
High Schooln/a

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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Hillview Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 0.7% 47.4% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 92.3% 43.9% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.5% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.6% 6.6% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.4% 1.4% 1.7% 3.1%

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Forestdale demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,0279291
Median age41.038.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%57%55%
Speak English91%95%79%
Speak Spanish9%3%13%

Education level achieved in Forestdale

Completed 8th grade77.3%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school76.1%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college42.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree14.6%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors6.6%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.0%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Hillview Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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