South Hamilton Elem School

Serves grades PK - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
404 Blaine St
Jewell, IA 50130
Phone
(515) 827-5096
District
SOUTH HAMILTON COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
HAMILTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
365
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Iowa

7

(10 is best)

Better than 65.8% of IA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

South Hamilton Elem School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 84 75
Proficiency in Reading 84 74
Proficiency in Math 84 77

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 76
Proficiency in Reading 84 74
Proficiency in Math 74 77

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 74
Proficiency in Reading 82 75
Proficiency in Math 82 74

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 74
Proficiency in Reading 74 73
Proficiency in Math 84 74

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.98
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.56
AVG FOR STATE 14.35
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 26 7.1%
Kindergarten 50 13.7%
Grade 1 42 11.5%
Grade 2 43 11.8%
Grade 3 55 15.1%
Grade 4 43 11.8%
Grade 5 59 16.2%
Grade 6 47 12.9%
Total 365 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.9% 88.0% 79.4%
Black 0.3% 0.3% 6.3%
Hispanic 11.3% 11.4% 11.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.3% 2.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.5% 34.7% 40.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.5% 26.6% 33.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.9% 8.1% 6.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 3,812 3,145,711
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 19.7 56
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.9% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.6% 25.9%
65 OR OLDER 15.8% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,505 1,251,587
Single Parent Households With Children 4.1% 9.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 91.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.8% 27.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.0% 8.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.8% 13.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.2% 14.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 30.7% 19.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.4% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 6.3% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,811 $5,074,195 45.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $211 $157,195 1.4%
Staff $436 $324,820 2.9%
General Administration $374 $278,630 2.5%
School Administration $509 $379,205 3.4%
Operation $844 $628,780 5.6%
Transportation $443 $330,035 3.0%
Other $153 $113,985 1.0%
Total Support $2,970 $2,212,650 19.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,217 $3,886,665 34.8%
Total Expenditures $14,999 $11,174,255 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,726 $3,430,735,424 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $372 $189,974,690 2.9%
Staff $466 $237,839,180 3.6%
General Administration $258 $131,587,327 2.0%
School Administration $597 $304,455,415 4.6%
Operation $916 $467,415,844 7.0%
Transportation $394 $200,978,343 3.0%
Other $284 $144,899,163 2.2%
Total Support $3,288 $1,677,152,877 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,014 $1,537,172,933 23.1%
Total Expenditures $13,027 $6,645,049,446 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%

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