Hamilton High School

  • Hamilton High School serves 528 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MT average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 20%.
  • Hamilton High School operates within the Hamilton K-12 s School District.
  • Hamilton K-12 s School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the MT state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students528 students
Hamilton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Hamilton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Hamilton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeHamilton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Hamilton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
11%
Hamilton High School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Asian
n/a
1%
Hamilton High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
7%
4%
Hamilton High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
n/a
1%
Hamilton High School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
91%
80%
Hamilton High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Hamilton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsHamilton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMT All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.170.35
Hamilton High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
29%
37%
Hamilton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Hamilton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hamilton K-12 s School District's student population of 1,549 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 86% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,466 in this district is less than the state average of $15,305. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,948 is less than the state average of $14,876. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District NameHamilton K-12 s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed1,549101
Hamilton K-12 s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate87%89%
Hamilton K-12 s School District Graduation Rate (1997-2015)
District Total Revenue$15 MM$2 MM
Hamilton K-12 s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$14 MM$2 MM
Hamilton K-12 s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,466$15,305
Hamilton K-12 s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,948$14,876
Hamilton K-12 s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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