Hamilton Elementary School (Closed 2010)

Hamilton Elementary School served 251 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 79% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students251 students
This chart display total students of Hamilton Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Hamilton Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hamilton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hamilton Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Asian
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
60%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
21%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 MI.
Diversity Score
0.580.52
This chart display the diversity score of Hamilton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
45%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKentwood School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hamilton Elementary School is Lighthouse Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sherwood Global Studies Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Rapids Hamilton Early Childhood Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    0.1 miles
    3303 Breton Road Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616) 493-5693
    0.1 PK n/a
  • Grand Rapids Sherwood Global Studies Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 333 students
    0.9 miles
    3859 Chamberlain Ave Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 819-3095
    0.9 K-8 333
  • Grand Rapids Excel Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 773 students
    1.2 miles
    4201 Breton Rd Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512
    (616) 281-9339
    1.2 K-8 773
  • Grand Rapids Kenosha Home Community Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K
    1.2 miles
    1353 Van Auken St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 819-2505
    1.2 PK-K n/a
  • Grand Rapids Kenosha Park Elementary School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 166 students
    1.2 miles
    1353 Van Auken St Se
    Grand Rapids, MI 49508
    (616) 819-2696
    1.2 PK-5 166
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