Hamilton Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
209 South 5th St
Hamilton, MT 59840
Phone
(406) 363-2121
District
HAMILTON K-12 SCHOOLS
County
RAVALLI COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
347
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Montana

6

(10 is best)

Better than 54.4% of MT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Hamilton Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 52 45
Proficiency in Reading 52 49
Proficiency in Math 52 41

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 48
Proficiency in Reading 52 53
Proficiency in Math 37 42

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 42
Proficiency in Reading 57 48
Proficiency in Math 37.0 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.60
AVG FOR STATE 13.94
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 125 36.0%
Grade 7 108 31.1%
Grade 8 114 32.9%
Total 347 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 93.2% 92.8% 81.5%
Black 0.3% 0.3% 0.9%
Hispanic 4.4% 5.6% 4.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 0.8% 0.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.5% 12.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.4% 48.0% 45.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.5% 38.6% 39.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.9% 9.4% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,615 1,050,493
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 41.2 7
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.1% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.4% 18.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.8% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 27.8% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,286 419,975
Single Parent Households With Children 9.7% 8.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 93.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.1% 30.7%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.8% 7.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.6% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.9% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.4% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 25.0% 16.8%
$15,000 or less 17.0% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,430 $9,792,890 61.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $405 $616,815 3.9%
Staff $218 $332,014 2.1%
General Administration $209 $318,307 2.0%
School Administration $646 $983,858 6.2%
Operation $1,005 $1,530,615 9.6%
Transportation $500 $761,500 4.8%
Other $310 $472,130 3.0%
Total Support $3,293 $5,015,239 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $730 $1,111,790 7.0%
Total Expenditures $10,453 $15,919,919 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,611 $970,381,380 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $641 $94,132,561 5.1%
Staff $409 $60,015,637 3.2%
General Administration $353 $51,760,480 2.8%
School Administration $608 $89,259,700 4.8%
Operation $1,115 $163,682,155 8.8%
Transportation $521 $76,422,586 4.1%
Other $305 $44,820,513 2.4%
Total Support $3,952 $580,102,912 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,064 $303,023,043 16.3%
Total Expenditures $12,627 $1,853,503,127 100.0%
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%