Hamilton Local School District

775 Rathmell Rd
Columbus, OH 43207-4737
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Hamilton Local School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Ohio for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,940 students in Hamilton Local School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Ohio.
Public Schools in Hamilton Local School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Ohio public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 57% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Ohio public school average of 33% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (OH)
# Schools
5 Schools
3,656 Schools
# Students
2,940 Students
1,685,666 Students
# Teachers
136 Teachers
94,158 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Hamilton Local School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 896 school districts in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (OH)
#489 out of 897 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Hamilton Local  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
43%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hamilton Local  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
56%
57%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hamilton Local  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
83%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Hamilton Local  School District and public school graduation rate of OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.46
0.51
# American Indian Students
4 Students
2,152 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
47 Students
45,468 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
182 Students
116,895 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
7%
# Black Students
358 Students
282,159 Students
% Black Students
12%
17%
# White Students
2,113 Students
1,138,230 Students
% White Students
72%
67%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,609 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
235 Students
100,622 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
136
39,646
# Students in K Grade:
232
124,651
# Students in 1st Grade:
218
117,260
# Students in 2nd Grade:
206
121,156
# Students in 3rd Grade:
210
121,665
# Students in 4th Grade:
207
120,737
# Students in 5th Grade:
229
122,545
# Students in 6th Grade:
240
124,073
# Students in 7th Grade:
285
128,710
# Students in 8th Grade:
230
130,660
# Students in 9th Grade:
256
142,460
# Students in 10th Grade:
195
131,459
# Students in 11th Grade:
153
129,779
# Students in 12th Grade:
143
130,865
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,577 in this school district is less than the state median of $17,132. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,278 is less than the state median of $17,081. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (OH)
Total Revenue
$37 MM
$28,879 MM
This chart display total revenue of Hamilton Local  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$33 MM
$28,792 MM
This chart display total spending of Hamilton Local  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,577
$17,132
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Hamilton Local  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,278
$17,081
This chart display average spending per public school student in Hamilton Local  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in OH by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Hamilton Local School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hamilton Elementary School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
745 Rathmell Rd
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 491-8044
Grades: K-3
| 866 students
Rank: #22.
Hamilton Intermediate School
(Math: 47% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
765 Rathmell Rd
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 491-8044
Grades: 4-6
| 676 students
Rank: #33.
Hamilton Middle School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
755 Rathmell Rd
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 491-8044
Grades: 7-8
| 515 students
Rank: #44.
Hamilton Township High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1105 Rathmell Rd
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 491-8044
Grades: 9-12
| 747 students
Rank: n/an/a
775 Rathmell Rd
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 491-8044
Grades: PK
| 136 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Hamilton Local School District?
Hamilton Local School District manages 5 public schools serving 2,940 students.
What is the rank of Hamilton Local School District?
Hamilton Local School District is ranked #490 out of 896 school districts in Ohio (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Ohio school districts for: Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Hamilton Local School District?
72% of Hamilton Local School District students are White, 12% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Hamilton Local School District?
Hamilton Local School District has a student/teacher ratio of 21:1, which is higher than the Ohio state average of 18:1.
What is Hamilton Local School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $11,278 is less than the state median of $17,081. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,940 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : 83% (Btm 50% in OH)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • : 56% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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