Lake Hamilton Primary School

Lake Hamilton Primary School serves 668 students in grades KG-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AR average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
Lake Hamilton Primary School operates within the Lake Hamilton School District.

Overview

The student population of 668 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-1
Total Students 668 students
Lake Hamilton Primary School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Lake Hamilton Primary School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Lake Hamilton Primary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 13:1
Lake Hamilton Primary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Lake Hamilton Primary School Asian (2002-2012)
Hispanic
9%
10%
Lake Hamilton Primary School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
Lake Hamilton Primary School Black (2002-2012)
White
81%
64%
Lake Hamilton Primary School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lake Hamilton Primary School Sch Ethnicity Lake Hamilton Primary 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.
0.33 0.72
Lake Hamilton Primary School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
54%
52%
Lake Hamilton Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
10%
9%
Lake Hamilton Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,311 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Lake Hamilton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,311 862
Lake Hamilton   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $36 MM n/a
Lake Hamilton   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $46 MM n/a
Lake Hamilton   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,161 $0
Lake Hamilton   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,459 $0
Lake Hamilton   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lake Hamilton High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lake Hamilton Junior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake Hamilton Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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