Hamilton Community Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 282 students in Hamilton Community Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Hamilton Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Hamilton Community Schools School District are Hamilton Community High School and Hamilton Community Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Hamilton Community Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Indiana public school average of 32% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Hamilton Community Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Hamilton Community Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,917 Schools
# Students
282 Students
1,047,222 Students
# Teachers
30 Teachers
60,737 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

Hamilton Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 369 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#331 out of 379 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hamilton Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamilton Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hamilton Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.14
0.51
# American Indian Students
1 Student
2,088 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
6 Students
25,441 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
6 Students
124,991 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
12%
# Black Students
n/a
131,224 Students
% Black Students
n/a
13%
# White Students
262 Students
711,646 Students
% White Students
93%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
800 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
7 Students
50,965 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18,972
# Students in K Grade:
22
77,589
# Students in 1st Grade:
29
75,895
# Students in 2nd Grade:
22
76,103
# Students in 3rd Grade:
21
78,337
# Students in 4th Grade:
17
79,819
# Students in 5th Grade:
25
79,703
# Students in 6th Grade:
17
79,098
# Students in 7th Grade:
21
78,192
# Students in 8th Grade:
18
79,358
# Students in 9th Grade:
11
80,310
# Students in 10th Grade:
15
80,107
# Students in 11th Grade:
40
82,817
# Students in 12th Grade:
20
79,244
# Ungraded Students:
4
1,678

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,461 is higher than the state median of $12,551. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,982 is higher than the state median of $11,226. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$6 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hamilton Community Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$6 MM
$15 MM
This chart display total spending of Hamilton Community Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$22,461
$12,551
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hamilton Community Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,982
$11,226
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hamilton Community Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Hamilton Community Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hamilton Community High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
903 S Wayne St
Hamilton, IN 46742
(260) 488-2161
Grades: 7-12
| 129 students
Rank: #22.
Hamilton Community Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
903 S Wayne St
Hamilton, IN 46742
(260) 488-2161
Grades: K-6
| 153 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Hamilton Community Schools
  • 903 S Wayne St, Hamilton, IN, 46742-9801
  • (260) 488-2513
  • hcs.k12.in.us
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 282 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.14

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