270 N 10th St
Hamilton, IL 62341
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Hamilton Junior/Senior High School serves 234 students in grades 7-12.
Hamilton Junior/Senior High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois 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 20-24% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 234 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in IL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hamilton Junior/Senior High School's student population of 234 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Hamilton Junior/Senior High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,655 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Hamilton Junior/Senior High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1824 out of 3655 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
5%
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Hispanic
n/a
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
92%
47%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
≥90%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% IL state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% IL state average).

What is the graduation rate of Hamilton Junior/Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Hamilton Junior/Senior High School is 90%, which is higher than the Illinois state average of 87%.

How many students attend Hamilton Junior/Senior High School?

234 students attend Hamilton Junior/Senior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

92% of Hamilton Junior/Senior High School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What grades does Hamilton Junior/Senior High School offer ?

Hamilton Junior/Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12

School Calendar

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Date
Spring Break
April 07, 2023 (Friday)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 234 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), IL Dept. of Education

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