South Hamilton Middle and High School is located in Jewell, Iowa. Serving grades 7-12, the school has 365 students and a student–teacher ratio of 14 students per teacher.
This school performs slightly above average when compared to other Iowa schools. South Hamilton Middle and High School received an overall grade of B+ from The School Review. This school is not ranked in the state or county.
The School Review uses U.S. Department of Education school data for our analysis. We take this information and compare dozens of data points to assign every school a grade for academics, safety and learning environment. The overall grade is then computed through a weighted aggregation of those scores. You can read a more detailed description of our grading system on our methodology page.
A number of factors, including Iowa standardized test scores, are used to calculate a school’s academics grade. South Hamilton Middle and High School performs above average compared to other Iowa middle/high schools for academics. The school's grade for this metric is A-.
To evaluate the learning environment at a school we look at numerous factors such as teacher certifications, experience and chronic absenteeism. South Hamilton Middle and High School performs average compared to other Iowa middle/high schools for learning environment. The school's grade for this metric is B.
A school’s safety grade is determined by inspecting data such as a suspension rates and physical altercations. South Hamilton Middle and High School performs slightly above average compared to other Iowa middle/high schools for safety. The school's grade for this metric is B+.
An overview of the student body of South Hamilton Middle and High School is included below. The demographics of a school are not used as a factor when determining its performance.
In the table below, schools nearby to South Hamilton Middle and High School are included. The table displays The School Review’s score for each of the schools. All Jewell schools can be seen on the Jewell, Iowa schools directory page.
|School||Overall Grade||Academic Results||Learning Enviroment||School Safety|
|1||Roland-Story High School||A-||A-||B||A|
|2||Roland-Story Middle School||B+||A-||B-||A|
|3||Gilbert Middle School||A||A+||C+||A-|
|4||Gilbert High School||A+||A+||A-||A+|
|5||Webster City Middle School||B-||C||C||A+|
At the time we collected data, these were the answers to common questions about the school.