Hamilton High School

  • Hamilton High School serves 497 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Hamilton High School's student population of 497 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MT)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
11%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
4%
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Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
90%
79%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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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 MT.
Diversity Score0.190.21
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Graduation Rate≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton K-12 s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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  • Hamilton Hamilton Middle School
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  • Hamilton Daly School
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    1.0 miles
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  • Corvallis Corvallis 7-8
    Grades: 7-8 | 214 students
    4.4 miles
    1045 Main
    Corvallis, MT 59828
    (406)961-3007
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  • Corvallis Corvallis High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 448 students
    4.4 miles
    1045 Main
    Corvallis, MT 59828
    (406)961-3201
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