Hillcrest School and Community College is a mixed 11-16 comprehensive community school with 995 pupils. It is located in Netherton, Dudley in the West Midlands.
At Hillcrest there is an expectation that pupils will learn in a disciplined and caring environment. Our focus is on achievement and high standards.
Hillcrest School and Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
"I would like to take this opportunity to outline some of our values and expectations that make Hillcrest an outstanding school..."
Hillcrest School takes a leading role in the training and professional development of teachers, support staff and headteachers, as well as contributing to the raising of standards through school-to-school support.
Hillcrest School and Community College is committed to creating and providing an inclusive and inspirational learning environment...
Hillcrest School is an Arts College. The arts are the heartbeat of our school and local community...
Learn more about how Hillcrest School and Community College is supporting the Government's Green Paper 'Every Child Matters'...
Every Saturday we are running 'Saturday School' for targetted Year 7 and Year 11 pupils to raise attainment in mathematics. Attendance is really important and will help pupils make progress in their learning. If your child is unable to attend their scheduled time please let us know on the day by contacting us on 07973 315911.
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We have achieved our best ever examination results this year, with 57% of pupils achieving 5 A* - C GCSE grades (including English and mathematics). Congratulations to all pupils and staff.
Progress Evening for Year 11 pupils will be held on Thursday 24 October 2013 in the new dining hall.
Will you help the Foodbank to help others?
Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity!
Our school is participating in the EduVoice fundraising programme. Hillcrest Parents' Group/ PTA is working in partnership with EduVoice to provide schools with an easy and fun way for you and your children (age 16 and over only) to help raise funds for our school. You'll be pleased to know it does not require you to spend any money and does not require you to buy anything. In fact, you can earn money yourself, if you wish.
"Teaching is good and sometimes outstanding. Teachers provide lively and exciting tasks that enable students to build their learning step by step".
The governing body of Hillcrest School and Community College is considering becoming a foundation school and acquiring a Trust.
A consultation has been prepared regarding the above item. The full report is now available on the DMBC website.
Hillcrest School's Under-15 Basketball team were crowned Dudley North Basketball Champions after winning their final game of the season 24-09 against Kingswinford.
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