Arthur M Hamilton School

2020 W Durango St
Phoenix, AZ 85009
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Arthur M Hamilton School serves 230 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Arthur M Hamilton School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 32%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Arizona state average of 65% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 230 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Arthur M Hamilton School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

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School Overview

Arthur M Hamilton School's student population of 230 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Arthur M Hamilton School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,854 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Arthur M Hamilton School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1834 out of 1854 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
76%
47%
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Black
22%
6%
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White
2%
35%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
2%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Arthur M Hamilton School's ranking?
Arthur M Hamilton School is ranked #1834 out of 1,854 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arizona.
What schools are Arthur M Hamilton School often compared to?
Arthur M Hamilton Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Jack L Kuban Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% AZ state average), while ≤5% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% AZ state average).
How many students attend Arthur M Hamilton School?
230 students attend Arthur M Hamilton School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Arthur M Hamilton School students are Hispanic, 22% of students are Black, and 2% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Arthur M Hamilton School?
Arthur M Hamilton School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.
What grades does Arthur M Hamilton School offer ?
Arthur M Hamilton School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Arthur M Hamilton School part of?
Arthur M Hamilton School is part of Murphy Elementary District (4265) School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 230 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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