Hamilton Jr/sr High School

  • Hamilton Jr/sr High School serves 258 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Jr/sr High School's student population of 258 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students258 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton Jr/sr High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Jr/sr High School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#1188 out of 3,544 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton Jr/sr High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
n/a
17%
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White
94%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamilton Jr/sr High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score0.110.32
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Graduation Rate80-89%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hamilton Jr/sr High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton CCSD 328 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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