Hamilton High School

Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Hamilton High School serves 514 students in grades 9-12.
Hamilton High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Hamilton High School's student population of 514 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Hamilton High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hamilton High School is 0.22, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#500 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
6%
33%
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White
88%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.220.59
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hamilton High School is Marion County Alternative School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hamilton Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hamilton Hamilton Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 512 students
    0.2 miles
    400 Military St S
    Hamilton, AL 35570
    (205) 921-7030
    0.2 5-8 512
  • Hamilton Hamilton Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 601 students
    0.7 miles
    784 10th Ave Sw
    Hamilton, AL 35570
    (205) 921-2145
    0.7 PK-4 601
  • Hamilton Marion County Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12 | 3 students
    1.5 miles
    188 Winchester Dr
    Hamilton, AL 35570
    (205) 952-9083
    1.5 5-12 3
  • Guin Marion County High School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 250 students
    11.6 miles
    8115 Us Highway 43
    Guin, AL 35563
    (205) 468-3377
    11.6 7-12 250
  • Guin Guin Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 242 students
    11.8 miles
    7980 U S Highway 43
    Guin, AL 35563
    (205) 468-3433
    11.8 PK-6 242

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