Hamilton Elementary School

  • Hamilton Elementary School serves 638 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Hamilton Elementary School's student population of 638 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students638 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hamilton Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#268 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hamilton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
90%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamilton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.190.59
This chart display the diversity score of Hamilton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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