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About This School

James Hart School is a public middle school in Homewood. The principal of James Hart School is Michael Klein. 521 students attend James Hart School and identify as Hispanic; Multiracial; and Black, non-Hispanic. 0% of the James Hart School students are "limited in English proficiency." 14% of the 521 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 29% have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at James Hart School is 12:1. Millennium School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Ceramics sculpture
    • Chorus
    • Computer arts
    • Dance
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
    • Photography
    • Theater drama
    • Video film production
  • Languages Taught

    • French
    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Cross country
    • P.E. classes
    • Track
    • Volleyball

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 8% 5%
Multiracial 7% %
Black, non-Hispanic 51% 40%
White, non-Hispanic 34% 43%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.05%
Asian 0.2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 29% 22%
Limited English proficiency 0% 0%
Economically disadvantaged 14% 16%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    i am a student of janes hart [11-12] and this was my firdt year here and they treated me like i was at a safe freindly home and they are my long distant family members i never knew about and i love it there but the only thing i am trying to deal with is the cliques. besides that james hart has a hart for every one [p.s if you ever visit the school check out the paintings in a certain hallway it can show the lliofe of others threw out the year!! )

  • (3 years ago)

    Marianne Richardson & Adrianne Olson--two of the most dedicated & engaging teachers anywhere!!

  • (3 years ago)

    Fabulous teachers at a fabulous school in a fabulous district! The students who graduate from James Hart are so prepared~ for high school and for life.

  • (4 years ago)

    Despite economic and social challenges the Hart community provides a top quality diverse education.

  • (5 years ago)

    Homewood Schools are excellent. Teachers care and principals care. My children would never let me move they enjoy going to school. I just got a reminder two days from a mother not to forget my holiday snack. I'm happy to be a parent that has children going to this school district. Holly Campbell

  • (5 years ago)

    I love James Hart. I attended there and graduated in 2006. 7th and 8th grade there were the best years of my life. I'm a Junior at HF and all I can say is that James Hart definately prepares you for High School.

  • (5 years ago)

    Teachers are top quality district-wide. All three of my children attended Hart went on to H-F and were accepted to the college of their choice. Two were NHS. Many of their teachers are still at James Hart. The teachers are dedicated professionals who do not settle for less than the best for our children.

  • (6 years ago)

    I love James Hart I'm a new student at Hart. It is easy making friends there and the teachers are excellent

  • (8 years ago)

    James Hart definitely prepared my daughter for high school. The only problem I found was that there were a lot of cliques. Adademically it's outstanding.

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