Hamilton Southeastern High School

Hamilton Southeastern High School serves 2,912 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Hamilton Southeastern High School operates within the Hamilton Southeastern s School District.
The school district's 95% graduation rate is higher than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 2912 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 130 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,912 students
Hamilton Southeastern High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 130 teachers
Hamilton Southeastern High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 17:1
Hamilton Southeastern High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
Hamilton Southeastern High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
9%
Hamilton Southeastern High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
8%
13%
Hamilton Southeastern High School Black (1993-2012)
White
80%
71%
Hamilton Southeastern High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hamilton Southeastern High School Sch Ethnicity Hamilton Southeastern High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.35 0.73
Hamilton Southeastern High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
7%
41%
Hamilton Southeastern High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
3%
8%
Hamilton Southeastern High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 19,053 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Hamilton Southeastern s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 19,053 1,613
Hamilton Southeastern s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 95% 79%
Hamilton Southeastern s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $196 MM $21 MM
District Spending $147 MM $18 MM
Hamilton Southeastern s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,453 $13,002
Hamilton Southeastern s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,579 $11,056
Hamilton Southeastern s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fishers High School (3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hamilton Southeastern Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fall Creek Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Fishers, IN public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.33, which is higher than the Indiana average of 0.29. The most diverse school in Fishers is Sand Creek Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Indiana or national school diversity statistics.