Hamilton High School

  • Hamilton High School serves 525 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Hamilton High School's student population of 525 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students525 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#847 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamilton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
88%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamilton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.220.34
This chart display the diversity score of Hamilton High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Hamilton High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hamilton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hamilton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarion County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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