Hamilton Heights Middle School

  • Hamilton Heights Middle School serves 565 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 55%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Indiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Hamilton Heights Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 31%.
  • Hamilton Heights Middle School operates within the Hamilton Heights Corp School District.

School Overview

  • Hamilton Heights Middle School's student population of 565 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students565 students
Hamilton Heights Middle School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Hamilton Heights Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Hamilton Heights Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeHamilton Heights Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Hamilton Heights Middle 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 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Heights Middle School is 0.12, 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)
54%
55%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
64%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
Hamilton Heights Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Asian
n/a
2%
Hamilton Heights Middle School Asian Students (1998-1999)
Hispanic
4%
11%
Hamilton Heights Middle School Black Students (1988-2016)
Black
2%
12%
Hamilton Heights Middle School Black Students (2002-2016)
White
94%
69%
Hamilton Heights Middle School White Students (1989-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsHamilton Heights Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.120.28
Hamilton Heights Middle School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
41%
Hamilton Heights Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
Hamilton Heights Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Hamilton Heights Middle 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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