Hamilton High School

327 Fairgrounds Rd,

Hamilton, MT, 59840-3135

Tel: (406)375-6060
Grades: 9-12

564 students

Hamilton High School serves 564 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MT average of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Hamilton High School operates within the Hamilton K-12 s School District.
The school district's 99% graduation rate is higher than the MT state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 564 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 564 students
Hamilton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Hamilton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hamilton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 11:1
Hamilton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
12%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hamilton High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Hamilton High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
n/a
1%
Hamilton High School Black (1993-2010)
White
92%
81%
Hamilton High School White (1991-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hamilton High School Sch Ethnicity Hamilton 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.
0.15 0.43
Hamilton High School Diversity Score (1991-2012)
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.
30%
33%
Hamilton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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%
7%
Hamilton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,643 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Hamilton K-12 s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,643 108
Hamilton K-12 s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 99% 88%
Hamilton K-12 s School District Graduation Rate (1996-2009)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $2 MM
Hamilton K-12 s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $1 MM
Hamilton K-12 s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,053 $13,611
Hamilton K-12 s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,526 $13,259
Hamilton K-12 s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Corvallis High School (4.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hamilton Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hamilton Washington School
    225 North 5th St
    Hamilton , MT , 59840
    (406)363-2144
    0.7  mi  |  242  students  |  Gr.  PK-1
  • Hamilton Hamilton Middle School
    209 South 5th St
    Hamilton , MT , 59840
    (406)363-2121
    0.8  mi  |  384  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Hamilton Daly School
    208 Daly Ave
    Hamilton , MT , 59840
    (406)363-2122
    1  mi  |  366  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • Hamilton Grantsdale School
    778 Grantsdale Rd
    Hamilton , MT , 59840
    (406)363-1889
    2.7  mi  |  87  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • Corvallis Edna Thomas School
    1045 Main
    Corvallis , MT , 59828
    (406)961-3007
    4.4  mi  |  179  students  |  Gr.  5-6

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Ravalli County, MT 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 0.16, which is lower than the Montana average of 0.43. The most diverse school district in Ravalli County is Corvallis K-12 Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Montana or national school diversity statistics.