The Hillier School
- The Hillier School was founded in the 1960's by Highland Park Presbyterian Church as a special ministry dedicated to teaching children with learning differences.
- We provide a much needed, fully accredited program for students who demonstrate a significant discrepancy between intellectual potential and academic performance.
- With an emphasis on reading. writing, and spelling, our understanding and patient staff strives to raise academic achievement through multi-sensory, success-oriented teaching techniques and small, structured classes.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other school association(s)|
|Grades Offered||Grades 2-8|
|Total Students||34 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 39%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||9 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||4:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
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