USA Idaho, USA
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Hillcrest High School

Established: 1992
Mountains

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    1150
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Homestay Accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Opened in 1992, Hillcrest High School is one of the few schools in the area offering German and Italian as foreign languages. Students can choose from several AP courses as well as technical/career courses in conjunction with Eastern Idaho Technical College such as electronics, metalworking, robotics, and a Certified Nursing Program. Hillcrest was voted the #1 school in Southeastern Idaho in the Post Register in 2016.

FACILITIES
The 45-acre campus includes a performing arts center, an auditorium, a gymnasium with basketball and volleyball courts, sports fields, a brand new indoor baseball/softball facility, science labs, media labs, vocational/tech centers, and more.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Hillcrest teams are consistently successful with athletic options such as American football, baseball, softball, and basketball. The football team won the State Championship in 2018.
The arts program at Hillcrest offers courses and programs such as performing arts and graphic design. Students can also participate in vocational/technical programs in woodworking, drafting, metalworking, and cabinet making.

COMMUNITY INFORMATION
Voted as one of the top 25 friendliest cities in the U.S. and surrounded by mountains, national parks, and rivers, Ammon, Idaho is the ideal location for outdoor activities like skiing, swimming, and hiking. Students are only 15 minutes from the city of Idaho Falls, where students can find shopping, dining, theaters, music, and more.

Visit School Site: Hillcrest High School
Visit City Site: Ammon, Idaho

Awards and Accomplishments Of School

2018 Football State Champions

  • 10, 11 Grades at School
  • 45 acres Campus Size
  • 10% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
No
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:28
SAT Average
1040
ACT Average
22.5
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
No
Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country Skiing, Football, Football, Golf, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Wrestling
Arts
Art, Ceramics, Drama, Graphic Design
Music
Band, Choir, Orchestra
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, Macroeconomics, Physics 1, Statistics, US Government and Politics, US History
Languages
French, German, Italian, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Art Club, Ballroom Dancing, Bible Club, Choral, French Club, Future Lawyers, German Club, Italian Club, National Honor Society, Pep Band, Robotics and Engineering, Round Table, Snow Sports Club, Spanish Club, Tespice Society, Young Democrats
Accepting Students in Grades
No
Ages Accepted
-18
ELTiS Required
206

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