• 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: Empowering the Hillcrest community to cultivate lifelong learners prepared to culturally engage in an evolving community.
     
    Vision “Empowering learners to lead globally.”
     
    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