Hamlin Charter Academy

  • Hamlin Charter Academy serves 319 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Hamlin Charter Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is equal to the California state average of 77%.

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School Overview

  • Hamlin Charter Academy's student population of 319 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School ()
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamlin Charter Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamlin Charter Academy is 0.76, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#3345 out of 9584 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
30%
12%
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Hispanic
29%
54%
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Black
10%
5%
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White
23%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.760.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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