Lake Hamilton Middle School

120 Wolf St
Pearcy, AR 71964
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Hamilton Middle School serves 720 students in grades 6-7.
Lake Hamilton Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is equal to the Arkansas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 41% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-7
  • Enrollment: 720 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AR
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

School Overview

Lake Hamilton Middle School's student population of 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-7
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
720 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Lake Hamilton Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 993 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Lake Hamilton Middle School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank
#512 out of 993 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
14%
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Black
4%
20%
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White
79%
59%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
58%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lake Hamilton Middle School's ranking?
Lake Hamilton Middle School is ranked #512 out of 993 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Arkansas.
What schools are Lake Hamilton Middle School often compared to?
Lake Hamilton Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lakeside Middle School, Fountain Lake Middle School Cobra Digital Prep Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% AR state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% AR state average).
How many students attend Lake Hamilton Middle School?
720 students attend Lake Hamilton Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Lake Hamilton Middle School students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Lake Hamilton Middle School?
Lake Hamilton Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Lake Hamilton Middle School offer ?
Lake Hamilton Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-7 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Lake Hamilton Middle School part of?
Lake Hamilton Middle School is part of Lake Hamilton School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-7
  • Enrollment: 720 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AR Dept. of Education

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