Hamilton Community Elementary School

  • Hamilton Community Elementary School serves 153 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hamilton Community Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Community Elementary School's student population of 153 students has declined by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 38% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton Community Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Community Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#1121 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:117:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
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13%
White
96%
68%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamilton Community Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IN.
Diversity Score0.080.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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