Hamilton Middle School

  • Hamilton Middle School serves 945 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Colorado state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Colorado state average of 47%.

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School Overview

  • Hamilton Middle School's student population of 945 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students945 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hamilton Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamilton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamilton Middle School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall School Rank#699 out of 1,704 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hamilton Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
38%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
19%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
33%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hamilton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CO.
Diversity Score0.710.60
This chart display the diversity score of Hamilton Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colorado by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District Name No. 1 in the county of Denver and State of C School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

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