Hamilton Avenue School

  • Hamilton Avenue School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Avenue School's student population of 397 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students397 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Avenue School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#598 out of 968 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
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Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
52%
24%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
31%
55%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamilton Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.630.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGREENWICH SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Greenwich Community Connections Special Education School
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    1.4 miles
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    1.4 miles
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  • Greenwich New Lebanon School
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    1.4 miles
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