Hamilton Avenue School

  • Hamilton Avenue School serves 366 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Connecticut state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Hamilton Avenue School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Connecticut for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%.

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Avenue School's student population of 366 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton Avenue School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 951 schools in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Avenue School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall Testing Rank#579 out of 951 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
5%
5%
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Hispanic
53%
25%
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Black
10%
13%
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White
28%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenwich School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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  • Port Chester Thomas A Edison School
    Grades: K-5 | 409 students
    1.2 miles
    132 Rectory St
    Port Chester, NY 10573
    (914) 934-7980
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  • Greenwich Julian Curtiss School
    Grades: K-5 | 338 students
    1.4 miles
    180 East Elm St.
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203) 869-1896
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  • Greenwich New Lebanon School
    Grades: K-5 | 258 students
    1.4 miles
    25 Mead Ave.
    Greenwich, CT 06830
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  • Port Chester King Street School
    Grades: K-5 | 387 students
    1.7 miles
    697 King St
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    (914) 934-7995
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