PROFICIENCY 79% 107% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
28%Oakland Unified

Hillcrest Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Oakland Unified" in Oakland, CA. There are a total of 359 students and 16 teachers at Hillcrest Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 23 to 1. There are a total of 26 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.

Hillcrest Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 79.0%, which is 107% higher than the California average.


Student/Teacher ratio23:1
Free lunch26
Reduced lunch3


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 Hillcrest Elementary, 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

7>= 80%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

7>= 80%
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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Hillcrest Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 60.1% 7.6% 24.1% 51.1%
African American 6.5% 32.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 11.7% 13.3% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.3% 41.3% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 1.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 14.4% 3.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Kaiser Elementary45%0.8Oakland, CA
Chabot Elementary78%0.8Oakland, CA
Claremont Middle School33%1.0Oakland, CA
Havens Elementary81%1.1Piedmont, CA
Piedmont Avenue Elementary25%1.2Oakland, CA
Piedmont High87%1.2Piedmont, CA
Piedmont Middle School85%1.2Piedmont, CA
Thornhill Elementary75%1.3Oakland, CA
John Muir Elementary45%1.3Berkeley, CA
Oakland Technical High40%1.4Oakland, CA
Montclair Elementary73%1.4Oakland, CA
Beach Elementary86%1.4Piedmont, CA

Oakland demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)7,37223291
Median age36.236.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English60%56%79%
Speak Spanish22%29%13%

Education level achieved in Oakland

Completed 8th grade80.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school78.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college64.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.7%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters17.4%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.6%1.3%
Source: The Hillcrest Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.