Hamilton Early Learning Center

  • Hamilton Early Learning Center serves 207 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Hamilton Early Learning Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 29%.
  • Hamilton Early Learning Center operates within the La Crosse School District.

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Early Learning Center's student population of 207 students has grown by 68% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 58% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students207 students
Hamilton Early Learning Center Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Hamilton Early Learning Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Hamilton Early Learning Center Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeHamilton Early Learning Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Hamilton Early Learning Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2027 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Early Learning Center is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
43%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
Hamilton Early Learning Center Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
American Indian
1%
1%
Hamilton Early Learning Center American Indian Students (1989-2016)
Asian
15%
4%
Hamilton Early Learning Center Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
7%
11%
Hamilton Early Learning Center Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
11%
9%
Hamilton Early Learning Center Black Students (1989-2016)
White
53%
71%
Hamilton Early Learning Center White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
13%
3%
Hamilton Early Learning Center Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsHamilton Early Learning Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.670.26
Hamilton Early Learning Center Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
34%
Hamilton Early Learning Center Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
Hamilton Early Learning Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Hamilton Early Learning Center is La Crosse School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • La Crosse School District's student population of 6,790 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $15,113 is higher than the state average of $14,677. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $15,783 is higher than the state average of $14,468. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameLa Crosse School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    21
    3
    Number of Students Managed6,790848
    La Crosse School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    36%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    40%
    44%
    District Total Revenue$102 MM$12 MM
    District Spending$106 MM$12 MM
    District Revenue / Student$15,113$14,677
    District Spending / Student$15,783$14,468
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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