PROFICIENCY 45% 18% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Los Angeles Unified
47%Los Angeles
38%California

Alexander Hamilton Senior High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Los Angeles Unified" in Los Angeles, CA. There are a total of 2,941 students and 122 teachers at Alexander Hamilton Senior High, for a student to teacher ratio of 25 to 1. There are a total of 1,318 free lunch students and 284 reduced lunch students.

Alexander Hamilton Senior High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 45.0%, which is 18% higher than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2941
Teachers121.84
Student/Teacher ratio25:1
Free lunch1318
Reduced lunch284

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment759
Taking some courses543
Taking some courses (not tests)225
Passing some courses84
Passing no courses438

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Alexander Hamilton Senior High, there are a total of 759 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 543 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All27%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School27%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All63%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School63%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Alexander Hamilton Senior High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 16.3% 7.3% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 26.9% 8.7% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 4.7% 6.0% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 50.9% 76.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 0.5% 3.1% 3.1%

Los Angeles demographics profile

StatisticLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Population3,918,87239,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)8,36225691
Median age35.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English40%56%79%
Speak Spanish43%29%13%

Education level achieved in Los Angeles

IndexLos AngelesCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade75.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school74.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.4%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.5%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Alexander Hamilton Senior High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.