Hamilton Elementary School

  • Hamilton Elementary School serves 447 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 60%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hamilton Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Elementary School's student population of 447 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students447 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,793 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank#864 out of 1793 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
60%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
2%
2%
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Asian
8%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
14%
11%
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White
57%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.640.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnoka-Hennepin Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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