North Hamilton Elementary School

  • North Hamilton Elementary School serves 485 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Florida state average of 61%.

School Overview

  • North Hamilton Elementary School's student population of 485 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Hamilton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Hamilton Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of North Hamilton Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
44%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
14%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Hamilton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.640.46
This chart display the diversity score of North Hamilton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Hamilton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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