Hamlin Middle School - 02

  • Hamlin Middle School - 02 serves 179 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the South Dakota state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Dakota state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Dakota state average of 29%.

School Overview

  • Hamlin Middle School - 02's student population of 179 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2011)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hamlin Middle School - 02's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hamlin Middle School - 02 is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SD)
Overall School Rank#88 out of 617 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
16%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
5%
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Black
n/a
3%
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White
96%
71%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.080.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
35%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamlin 28-3 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SD Dept. of Education

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