Lake Hamilton School District

205 Wolf St
Pearcy, AR 71964
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Lake Hamilton School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Arkansas for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 4,227 students in Lake Hamilton School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Arkansas.
Public Schools in Lake Hamilton School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Arkansas public school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Arkansas public school average of 41% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AR)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,084 Schools
# Students
4,227 Students
489,675 Students
# Teachers
261 Teachers
38,860 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Lake Hamilton School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 257 school districts in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AR)
#55 out of 260 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lake Hamilton   School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
41%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Hamilton   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
43%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Hamilton   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lake Hamilton   School District and public school graduation rate of AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.41
0.59
# American Indian Students
21 Students
2,870 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
26 Students
8,475 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
539 Students
68,031 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
14%
# Black Students
160 Students
95,933 Students
% Black Students
4%
20%
# White Students
3,209 Students
290,733 Students
% White Students
76%
59%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
4,864 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
269 Students
18,769 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
99
15,704
# Students in K Grade:
281
36,660
# Students in 1st Grade:
288
35,482
# Students in 2nd Grade:
283
35,402
# Students in 3rd Grade:
332
35,604
# Students in 4th Grade:
298
35,717
# Students in 5th Grade:
290
35,752
# Students in 6th Grade:
336
36,543
# Students in 7th Grade:
378
38,047
# Students in 8th Grade:
329
38,816
# Students in 9th Grade:
349
40,919
# Students in 10th Grade:
314
36,411
# Students in 11th Grade:
337
35,190
# Students in 12th Grade:
299
33,165
# Ungraded Students:
14
263

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,340 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,010. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,407 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AR)
Total Revenue
$52 MM
$6,371 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lake Hamilton   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$48 MM
$6,327 MM
This chart display total spending of Lake Hamilton   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,340
$13,010
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lake Hamilton   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,407
$12,922
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lake Hamilton   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in AR by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Lake Hamilton School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lake Hamilton Interm. School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
104 Wolf St
Pearcy, AR 71964
(501) 767-4111
Grades: 4-5
| 588 students
Rank: #22.
Lake Hamilton Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
240 Wolf St
Pearcy, AR 71964
(501) 767-8725
Grades: 2-3
| 621 students
Rank: #33.
Lake Hamilton Jr. High School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
281 Wolf St
Pearcy, AR 71964
(501) 767-2731
Grades: 8-9
| 678 students
Rank: #44.
Lake Hamilton Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Wolf St
Pearcy, AR 71964
(501) 767-3355
Grades: 6-7
| 720 students
Rank: #55.
Lake Hamilton High School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
280 Wolf St
Pearcy, AR 71964
(501) 767-9311
Grades: 10-12
| 951 students
Rank: n/an/a
136 Oakbrook
Pearcy, AR 71964
(501) 767-9351
Grades: PK-1
| 669 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Lake Hamilton School District?
Lake Hamilton School District manages 6 public schools serving 4,227 students.
What is the rank of Lake Hamilton School District?
Lake Hamilton School District is ranked #59 out of 257 school districts in Arkansas (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Arkansas school districts for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Lake Hamilton School District?
76% of Lake Hamilton School District students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Lake Hamilton School District?
Lake Hamilton School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What is Lake Hamilton School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $11,407 is less than the state median of $12,922. The school district spending/student has grown by 11% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 6 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,227 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : 84% (Btm 50% in AR)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 41% (Top 30%)
  • : 43% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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