Hamilton High School

610 South College, Hamilton, TX 76531 | (254) 386-8167
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 253
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 392, Hamilton, TX 76531
  • Principal or Admin: Mr James Hopper
  • Fax: (254) 386-4677
  • Website: amilton.k12.tx.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 253
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 123 (48.6%)
  • Females: 130 (51.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (14.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 78 (30.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 114 (45.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Hamilton High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian31.2%
Black10.4%
Asian20.8%
Hispanic2710.7%
White22087.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Hamilton High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade6023.7%
10th Grade5421.3%
11th Grade6826.9%
12th Grade7128.1%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
83.0%
District:
83.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
52.0%
District:
86.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
92.6%
District:
92.6%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
5.6%
District:
5.6%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.9
District:
14.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
13.8%
District:
9.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
15.2%
District:
22.7%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
53.8%
District:
45.5%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
17.2%
District:
22.7%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$73,000
District:
$62,916
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$43,673
District:
$42,421
State:
$48,263
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$31,974
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$38,237
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$44,741
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$54,553
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Hamilton High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
75.0%
District:
75.0%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
18.2%
District:
18.2%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
968.0
District:
968.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
20.9
District:
20.9
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.0%79.0%70.0%
200973.0%73.0%67.0%
200870.0%70.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201094.0%94.0%92.0%
200993.0%93.0%87.0%
200897.0%97.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200861.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200815.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201096.0%96.0%90.0%
200997.0%97.0%88.0%
200897.0%97.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201078.0%78.0%74.0%
200973.0%73.0%65.0%
200876.0%76.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201080.0%80.0%74.0%
200980.0%80.0%66.0%
200869.0%69.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%93.0%
200997.0%97.0%90.0%
200888.0%88.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
2010100.0%100.0%93.0%
200993.0%93.0%92.0%
200898.0%98.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201095.0%95.0%89.0%
200977.0%77.0%81.0%
200865.0%65.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201098.0%98.0%91.0%
200985.0%85.0%85.0%
200888.0%88.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
2010100.0%100.0%98.0%
200997.0%97.0%97.0%
200896.0%96.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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