Hamilton Heights Elementary School

Tel: (317)984-3547
  • Hamilton Heights Elementary School serves 528 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Hamilton Heights Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Hamilton Heights Elementary School operates within the Hamilton Heights Corp School District.

School Overview

  • Hamilton Heights Elementary School's student population of 528 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students528 students
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Hamilton Heights Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeHamilton Heights Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Hamilton Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1767 schools in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Heights Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
2%
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Asian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
2%
12%
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Black Students (1997-2016)
White
93%
69%
Hamilton Heights Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsHamilton Heights Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.130.28
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
41%
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
Hamilton Heights Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Hamilton Heights Elementary School is Hamilton Heights Corp School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 357 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Hamilton Heights Corp School District's student population of 2,326 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,087 is higher than the state average of $12,561. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,685 is higher than the state average of $10,672. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
    School District NameHamilton Heights Corp School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    4
    3
    Number of Students Managed2,3261,398
    Hamilton Heights Corp School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    55%
    55%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    70%
    64%
    District Total Revenue$30 MM$18 MM
    District Spending$24 MM$15 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,087$12,561
    District Spending / Student$10,685$10,672
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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