Hamilton High School



Hamilton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

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
9 169
10 154
11 142
12 182

Hamilton High School is a public high school of the Shelby County School District located in Memphis, TN. It has 647 students in grades 9th through 12th. Hamilton High School is the 200th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 8,849th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.8 to 1.

Total Students: 647
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.8

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Hamilton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 325
(50%)
18,257
(50%)
 Male 322
(50%)
18,112
(50%)

Hamilton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 632
(98%)
29,258
(80%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
612
(2%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
3,276
(9%)
 White 1
(0%)
2,565
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
12
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
618
(2%)

Hamilton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 601
(93%)
28,220
(78%)
 Not Eligible 46
(7%)
8,149
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Hamilton High School is ranked 88th out of 410 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hamilton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Hamilton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 826
2014 725
2015 647

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 25
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.90193704600484
2014 0.79586206896552
2015 0.92890262751159

Compare Hamilton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,487.3% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
This School 92.9%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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