Hillcrest High School (Dallas)

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Hillcrest High School
Hillcrest HS Dallas front.jpg
9924 Hillcrest Road
Dallas, Texas, 75230
United States
Coordinates 32°52′59″N 96°47′06″W / 32.882954°N 96.785024°W / 32.882954; -96.785024Coordinates: 32°52′59″N 96°47′06″W / 32.882954°N 96.785024°W / 32.882954; -96.785024
Type Public, Secondary
School district Dallas Independent School District
Principal Leeann Bartee
Faculty 105
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1,697
Color(s) Black, Red and White             
Mascot panther
Information 972-502-6800

Hillcrest High School, formerly Vickery Meadows High School is a public secondary school located in North Dallas, Texas (USA). Hillcrest High School enrolls students in grades 9-12 and is a part of the Dallas Independent School District.


The school opened in 1938 as Vickery Meadows High School. In 1945 it was renamed to Hillcrest High School[3]


The Franklin Stadium is located at Hillcrest. In June 2011 the DISD board voted against renaming the stadium after John McClamrock.[4]

Neighborhoods served[edit]

Several Dallas communities such as portions of Preston Hollow (including a portion of Old Preston Hollow, Preston Hollow North, and Preston Hollow West), a small portion of Vickery Meadow, and a portion of Addison are zoned to Hillcrest.[5][6]

Notable alumni[edit]


  1. ^ Dallas ISD - Hillcrest High School. Retrieved on 4 October 2006. Archived March 16, 2014 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Texas Education Agency - School Directory - type in school number "057905006" and select "view report." Retrieved on 4 October 2006.
  3. ^ "Schools-Hillcrest High School." http://www.dallasisd.org/. Accessed October 31, 2010. Archived October 6, 2006 at the Wayback Machine
  4. ^ Haag, Matthew. "Dallas ISD to consider selling naming rights at schools, stadiums." The Dallas Morning News. July 5, 2011. Retrieved on November 26, 2011.
  5. ^ "Fall 2008 Hillcrest High School Attendance Zone Grades 9-12[dead link]." Dallas Independent School District.
  6. ^ "Maps." City of Dallas. Accessed October 12, 2008.
  7. ^ "Player Bio: Colin Allred." Baylorbears.net, Retrieved October 31, 2010.
  8. ^ Simnacher, Mark. "John McClamrock: Paralysis didn't keep former Hillcrest football player down." The Dallas Morning News. Saturday March 22, 2008. Retrieved on May 18, 2009. Archived April 27, 2009 at the Wayback Machine
  9. ^ Rick Atkison. "Ex-Pro Pegram Helping Others Reach Fitness Goals[dead link]." McKinneyNews.net, September 14, 2006. Retrieved October 31, 2010.
  10. ^ Ken Parish Perkins. "Ajai Sanders stands up to any naysayers," The Dallas Morning News, May 19, 1992.
  11. ^ "NBA.com: Kurt Thomas Info Page[dead link]." NBA.com, Retrieved October 31, 2010.

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