Hamilton Middle School

1060 E. 70th St.
Long Beach, CA 90805
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 824 students in grades 6-8, Hamilton Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 824 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Hamilton Middle School's student population of 824 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
824 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Hamilton Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Hamilton Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#5303 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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25%
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 California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
38%
47%
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 California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
18%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Hamilton Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
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 California by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
5%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
81%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
This chart display the percentage of Hawaiian students in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of Hawaiian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hamilton Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This 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 California.
0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Hamilton Middle School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
51%
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 California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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 California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Hamilton Middle School's ranking?
Hamilton Middle School is ranked #5303 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are Hamilton Middle School often compared to?
Hamilton Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lindbergh Stem Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Hamilton Middle School?
824 students attend Hamilton Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Hamilton Middle School students are Hispanic, 10% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Hawaiian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Hamilton Middle School?
Hamilton Middle School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Hamilton Middle School offer ?
Hamilton Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Hamilton Middle School part of?
Hamilton Middle School is part of Long Beach Unified School District.
In what neighborhood is Hamilton Middle School located?
Hamilton Middle School is located in the North Long Beach neighborhood of Long Beach, CA. There are 11 other public schools located in North Long Beach.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 824 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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