2018-19 Profile*

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Hillcrest High

3665 S. Industrial Dr.
Simpsonville , SC 29681
Telephone: (864) 355-3500
Fax: (864) 355-3382
www.greenville.k12.sc.us/hillcrest/

Grades: 9th - 12th Grade

Enrollment: 2,171

School Location: I-385 near Fairview Road Exit

School Directions

Principal: Bryan Skipper
Email: gskipper@greenville.k12.sc.us

Awards and Honors

  • Advanced Placement Scholars
  • Award Winning Band, Chorus, and Orchestra
  • Annual productions by the Drama Department
  • Award Winning Art Department, HHS Student Artwork hangs in SC hospitals, DMVs and Proaxis Therapy
  • Award Winning Agricultural Science Department
  • Award Winning Speech and Debate Team, Individual, State and National Champions
  • Reflections PTSA Awards
  • CATE Grant $85,000.00 for 2017-18
  • Class of 2016 91% attended 2 or 4 year College
  • Class of 2017 26 Palmetto Fellows 2017
  • Class of 2017 $8,848,400.00 in College Scholarships
  • Donors Choose Grants awarded to 6 teachers for 2017
  • CATE Grant $85,000.00 for 2017-18
  • Transition Grant from USC School of Medicine and Education
  • Excellent Absolute Rating on School Report Card 2013
  • Palmetto Gold (Absolute Improvement) Award 2011, 2013
  • CCEC Exceptional Educator of the Year 2013
  • Teacher of the Year Agricultural Science 2008-2009
  • Teacher of the Year Speech and Debate 2012
  • Teacher of the Year HHS 2017-2018, Top Ten Teacher of the Year District Finalist   
  • 9 National Board Certified Teachers
  • CCEC Exceptional Educator of the Year 2013
  • Palmetto Gold Absolute Improvement Award

Organizations/Clubs

  • Annual productions by the Drama Department
  • Award Winning Speech and Debate Individual, State and National Champions
  • Student Council raised over $105,000 for PAALS Service Dog Charity
  • Over 25 Student Clubs

Faculty

  • 9 National Board Certified Teachers
  • 29 Gifted and Talented Teachers
  • 34 Teachers with at least one AP endorsement
  • 94 Teachers with a Masters or Higher

Athletics

  • 14 Statewide Player of the Year awards 1999-2014
  • 16 Statewide Player of the Year awards 1999-2017
  • 10 Gatorade Player of the Year awards 2002-2017
  • 57 Individual State Champions 1968-2017
  • 4 Statewide Coach of the Year award winners on staff
  • 32 Region Champion teams 2010-2017
  • 7 North/South Senior All Star selections 2017(6 Sports)
  • 4 North/South Senior All Star selections 2016 (4 Sports)
  • 3 Shrine Bowl Football Selections 1999-2017
  • Director’s Cup for Athletic Program (Statewide) Top 10- 2012
  • Director’s Cup for Athletic Program (Statewide) Top 15- 2011, 2014, 2017
  • Region Championship in Football 2013, 2014
  • Softball State Champions 2002, 2003, 2004, 2012
  • Volleyball State Champions 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Volleyball State Runner-up 2014
  • Wrestling Dual State Champions 2011, 2012
  • Girls Soccer State Champions 1999
  • Girls Soccer State Runner-up 2001
  • Boys Golf State Champions 1964, 1967, 1968, 1985
  • Boys Golf State Runner-up 1984, 1985, 2002
  • Boys Basketball State Runner-up 1988, 1995, 2014, 2015
  • Wrestling Dual State Runner-up 2007
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For a closer look...

For more in-depth information on this school including programs, course offerings, extracurricular activities, and more - visit www.greenville.k12.sc.us/hillcrest/

If you would like information about the School Report Card rating, visit the State Department of Education Website, http://ed.sc.gov/data/report-cards/ or for more detailed testing information, visit http://ed.sc.gov/data/state-assessments/.

For more information, call INFOLine at 864-355-3100, visit our website at www.greenville.k12.sc.us, or watch The Schools Channel (Charter Cable Channels 14 and 99).

*Note: School Information is Revised Annually by December 1.