Hamilton Academy

  • Hamilton Academy serves 291 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Academy's student population of 291 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students291 students
This chart display total students of Hamilton Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Hamilton Academy by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Hamilton Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Hamilton Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Academy is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#3074 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamilton Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hamilton Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
99%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
66%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamilton Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.020.28
This chart display the diversity score of Hamilton Academy and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hamilton Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hamilton Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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