Alexander Hamilton Elementary School (Closed 2010)

198 Strathmore Road
Brighton, MA 02135
  • Alexander Hamilton Elementary School served 185 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 77% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was higher than the Massachusetts state average of 40% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students185 students
This chart display total students of Alexander Hamilton Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Alexander Hamilton Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Alexander Hamilton Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
19%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
24%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
33%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
23%
60%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alexander Hamilton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.750.59
This chart display the diversity score of Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBoston School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Alexander Hamilton Elementary School is Another Course To College (0.8 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Edison K-8 (0.5 miles away)
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