Lake Hamilton Junior High School

  • Lake Hamilton Junior High School serves 699 students in grades 8-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 59% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 40%.

Top Placements

Lake Hamilton Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Lake Hamilton Junior High School's student population of 699 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-9
Total Students699 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Hamilton Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Hamilton Junior High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall School Rank#409 out of 999 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Hamilton Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
13%
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Black
3%
21%
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White
79%
60%
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Two or more races
6%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Hamilton Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.360.58
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Graduation Rate (13-14)<50%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
26%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake Hamilton Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Hamilton Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Hamilton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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