Hamilton Center Spec Education at Hamilton School is located in District Of Columbia, DC and is one of 137 schools in District Of Columbia Public Schools. It is a sp-ed school that serves 67 students in grades 3-8.
Special Education schools are public schools that provide special services for children with disabilities (special physical, mental, or learning needs). Many special education schools also provide vocational training, adapted physical education, and assistive technology for their students.
Hamilton Center Spec Education at Hamilton School did not make AYP in 2010. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of District Of Columbia in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Hamilton Center Spec Education at Hamilton School's test results to learn more about school performance.
...Hamilton Academy currently serves 92 students, grades 3-8.
In AY 2010-2011 they will serve either grades 3-8 or 4-8.
Their mission is to serve students who score below the 10th percentile. They should be exempt from the ill-conceived George Bush Law because they always serve the low-testers. Other schools send them there to boost their own average test scores!
Their phone # is 202-939-3500.
by a Teacher
on Jul 11, 2010
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In 2011, Hamilton Center Spec Education at Hamilton School had 96% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. District of Columbia had 73% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
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