620 Canal St.
Hamilton City, CA 95951
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Hamilton High School serves 281 students in grades 9-12.
Hamilton High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Hamilton High School's student population of 281 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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First Day of School!
August 09, 2022 (Tuesday)

School Rankings

Hamilton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hamilton High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#5169 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
40%
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 California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
51%
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 California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
78%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton High School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
10%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.38
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
53%
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 California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
7%
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 California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 281 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 30% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-59% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Btm 50%)

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