Hamilton Elementary School

1091 Webster St

Schenectady, NY 12303-1738

Tel: (518)881-3720
Grades: KG-6

437 students

Hamilton Elementary School serves 437 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Hamilton Elementary School operates within the Schenectady City School District.

Overview

The student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 437 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Asian
13%
8%
Hispanic
21%
24%
Black
39%
19%
White
26%
47%
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.73 0.36
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.
88%
41%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Schenectady City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 9,790 1,015
District Total Revenue $171 MM $29 MM
District Spending $177 MM $29 MM
District Revenue / Student $16,830 $21,692
District Spending / Student $17,470 $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mohonasen Senior High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mont Pleasant Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Valley School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SchenectadyPleasant Valley School
    Magnet School
    1097 Forest Rd
    SchenectadyNY 12303
    (518)881-3640
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | 506 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • SchenectadyMont Pleasant Middle School
    1121 Forest Rd
    SchenectadyNY 12303
    (518)370-8160
    0.5 mi | 818 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • SchenectadyFranklin Delano Roosevelt Elementary School
    570 Lansing St
    SchenectadyNY 12303
    (518)881-3970
    0.5 mi | 156 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • SchenectadyKatherine Burr Blodgett Early Child Center
    520 Bradt St
    SchenectadyNY 12303
    (518)881-3700
    0.8 mi | 108 students | Gr. 1-5                      
  • SchenectadyVan Corlaer School
    2310 Guilderland Ave
    SchenectadyNY 12306
    (518)370-8270
    0.9 mi | 429 students | Gr. 1-6                      

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