• About Hillcrest High School
    Hillcrest High School opened in 1938 as Vickery Meadows High School. It was renamed in 1945. For over 75 years, the school has maintained a strong tradition of academic excellence and school pride. The campus serves several Dallas communities including Preston Hollow, a portion of Vickery Meadow and a portion of Addison. Students have the opportunity to choose from a large variety of extracurricular activities, clubs and organizations. The school also offers a comprehensive AP (College Board Advanced Placement) Program and houses an Academy of Engineering.
    Mission Statement: Our collective commitment is to empower all Hillcrest Panthers to become leaders who reflect on successes and failures, appreciate differences, cultivate individual passions, and to positively impact our local and global community. 
    “Achieving Excellence Together”
    School Colors: Red, Black and White

    School Mascot: Panther

    Grade Levels: 9th—12th

    Hillcrest Feeder Pattern:

    • Benjamin Franklin Middle School
    • Anne Frank Elementary School
    • George Bannerman Dealey Montessori Vanguard and International Academy (grades PK-8)
    • Arthur Kramer Elementary School
    • John J. Pershing Elementary School
    • Preston Hollow Elementary School
    • Dan D. Rogers Elementary School
    • William B. Travis Academy/Vanguard for the Academically Talented and Gifted