Fort Hamilton High School



Fort Hamilton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fort Hamilton High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 1277
10 1415
11 840
12 856
UG 15

Fort Hamilton High School is a public high school of the New York City Geographic District #20 School District located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 4,403 students in grades 9th through 12th. Fort Hamilton High School is the 2nd largest public high school in New York and the 22nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 23.0 to 1.

Total Students: 4,403
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23:1
Full Time Teachers: 191.81

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Fort Hamilton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 2,374
(54%)
6,766
(54%)
 Female 2,029
(46%)
5,746
(46%)

Fort Hamilton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,499
(34%)
3,343
(27%)
 Asian 1,376
(31%)
4,347
(35%)
 Hispanic 1,239
(28%)
3,817
(31%)
 Black 240
(5%)
911
(7%)
 Two or More 43
(1%)
59
(0%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
27
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
8
(0%)

Fort Hamilton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 3,374
(77%)
9,048
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 880
(20%)
2,990
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 149
(3%)
474
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Fort Hamilton High School is ranked 23rd out of 0 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fort Hamilton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.4%) is lower than the state average of 41.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Fort Hamilton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 4538
2006 4373
2007 4461
2008 4212
2009 N/A
2010 4362
2011 4261
2012 4403

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.2
2006 22
2007 23.6
2008 21.7
2009 N/A
2010 23.3
2011 23
2012 23

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42066989863376
2006 0.19460324719872
2007 0.26742882761713
2008 0.54534662867996
2009
2010 0.48670334708849
2011 0.60666510208871
2012 0.23370429252782

Compare Fort Hamilton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,281.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
2,300.0% 23.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.4%
 
State Average 41.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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