School Details

Alexander Hamilton Elementary School

44 Westfall Dr, Tonawanda, NY 14150
(716) 874-8419
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 425 students 14 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

22%
26%
32%
42%
40%
42%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
30%
33%
48%
39%
43%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

26%
23%
30%
31%
43%
40%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Alexander Hamilton Elementary School is a public elementary school in Tonawanda. The principal of Alexander Hamilton Elementary School is MR. MICHAEL HUFF and can be contacted at mhuff@kenton.k12.ny.us. 425 students attend Alexander Hamilton Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 0% of the Alexander Hamilton Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 36% of the 425 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Alexander Hamilton Elementary School is 14:1. St Amelia School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 89% 89%
Hispanic 5% 3%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Multiracial 2% %
Asian 2% %
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 36% 36%
Limited English proficiency 0% 1%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    This is a nice school. The teachers are very good but the kids can be rough. but hey every school has that.

  • (5 years ago)

    My grandchildren attend this school this year after transfering from another school. Both children were welcomed and made very comfortable there. Excellent staff - good academic program.

  • (10 years ago)

    This school is beautiful principal has great leader ship! There kids grades are good although the bathrooms show slack!

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Overall score

(based on 5 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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