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Hillcrest is a widely known premier Christian college-preparatory school.
Recently, Hillcrest has expanded to include Preschool-6th grade.  We are growing and excited to announce that we are one of the only Classical Christian School in the tri-state area.
We specialize in training students to think and reason from a Biblical and classical perspective.
Hillcrest students score high on standardized tests and have many opportunities to participate in our nationally recognized STEAM program.Students repeatedly express their satisfaction and ongoing growth.
They receive mentorship support and ongoing encouragement from staff who are trained to engage and support students spiritually and academically.As you pursue the best educational environment for your school aged student, please explore our website and know our admissions office is happy to speak to you and your family.
We have people ready to provide you with even more information who can help you in this vital decision.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious AffiliationOther Lutheran
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1916

Student Body

Total Students244 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Hillcrest Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
40%
Average Class Size20 students
Number of AP Courses3 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP American History, AP Art Studio, AP Calculas AB, AP English Composition, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP European HIstory
Average SAT score1210
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,896
Tuition NotesTuition costs for Preschool-12th grade can be found on the Hillcrest website.
% on Financial Aid
75%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,500
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMikayla Genereux
Endowment Size$2 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Nordic SkiingSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Baking Club, Book Club, Chess Club, Evangelism Club, Hiking Club, Knitting Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Advanced Art Portfolio, Backyard Worship Praise Team, Competitive Jazz Choir, Concert Band, Concert Choir, Fundamentals in Drawing, Jazz Band, Pottery, Traveling Concert Choir, Worship Arts Praise Team

School Notes

  • Hillcrest is a widely known premier Christian college-preparatory school. Recently, Hillcrest has expanded to include Preschool-6th grade. We are growing and excited to announce that we are one of the only Classical Christian School in the tri-state area. We specialize in training students to think and reason from a Biblical and classical perspective. Hillcrest students score high on standardized tests and have many opportunities to participate in our nationally recognized STEAM program.Students repeatedly express their satisfaction and ongoing growth. They receive mentorship support and ongoing encouragement from staff who are trained to engage and support students spiritually and academically.As you pursue the best educational environment for your school aged student, please explore our website and know our admissions office is happy to speak to you and your family. We have people ready to provide you with even more information who can help you in this vital decision.

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