Alexander Hamilton Elementary School

Grades: 1-6

239 students

Alexander Hamilton Elementary School serves 239 students in grades 1-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School operates within the Lake Station Community s School District.

Overview

The student population of 239 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-6
Total Students 239 students
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
44%
10%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
8%
13%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
44%
71%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Alexander Hamilton Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.26
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
42%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
8%
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,620 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,618 is less than the state average of $13,002. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,793 is less than the state average of $11,056. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Lake Station Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,620 1,469
Lake Station Community s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $21 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $18 MM
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,618 $13,002
Lake Station Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,793 $11,056
Lake Station Community s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is River Forest Junior Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lead College Prep (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John I Meister Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • HobartJohn I Meister Elementary School
    3300 Jay St
    HobartIN 46342
    (219)962-1103
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 239 students                      
  • HobartRiver Forest Junior Senior High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    3300 Indiana St
    HobartIN 46342
    (219)962-7551
    0.8 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 645 students                      
  • HobartRiver Forest Elementary School
    3350 Indiana St
    HobartIN 46342
    (219)962-7716
    0.9 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 357 students                      
  • Lake StationThomas A Edison Junior Senior High School
    3304 Parkside Ave
    Lake StationIN 46405
    (219)962-8531
    1.3 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 643 students                      
  • HobartThe Early Lrn Cntr At George Earle Elementary School
    400 North Wilson St
    HobartIN 46342
    (219)942-7263
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG | 264 students                      

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