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Hamilton High School is a public school in Chandler, Arizona. It has 3,413 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 90% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 720 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

3700 South Arizona Ave
Chandler, AZ 85248
(480) 812-7600

Ratings and Reviews
3.9 from 720 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Health & Safety: In the beginning I didnt know anyone did drugs or drank out of school, but now that im a senior, I know only a couple people who havent done either of those. The athletic department is very strict on drug testing though and people are drug tested at least twice a semester. Even though all this happens, I still think the school is very safe.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Resources & Facilities: There are always resources around school to help students out. The library is almost always open, so students can go there to study and use the computers if needed. Teachers will stay after school or before school if a student needs tutoring. Hamilton offers the "Husky Room" which is available to students if they need help of homework or for various assignments. The guidance counselors are always willing to help guide students in the right direction. All students have to do is make an appointment to talk to them. There is always someone at Hamilton who is willing to help.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Food: The school offers many, many food options and a majority of the students get either pizza or the Churches Chicken, though I do not have enough money to buy lunch everyday, the food there is still very good. There are also vending machines for the students to get little snacks or drinks.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: Hamilton High School has a wide variety or students and make extra-curricular activities that anyone can get involved in. They provide lots of help for seniors in preparing them for college and some of my favority experiences were with the football games and being a cheerleader allowed on the field. The school has so much to offer and if a student is willing to ask for help, they are able to get anything they need help with.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: My high school experience is definitely one that I will remember. I have made so many new friends and been involved in so many things my past four years. If I didn't go to Hamilton I would have the friends I do today.There are some things I would like to do differently if I could, but it's all a big learning experience. I loved going to Hamilton High School and will carry all of the memories with me I made there for the rest of my life. Hamilton will always be a part of me.

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Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Chandler High School 4 mi. 3,175
3.66 Basha High School 5 mi. 2,330
3.33 Mesquite High School 6 mi. 2,491
3.66 Perry High School 5 mi. 2,128
3.33 Corona del Sol High School 7 mi. 2,387

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Grade 9 27.2%
Grade 10 25.3%
Grade 11 24.0%
Grade 12 23.5%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 69 responses

  • 74% Yes
  • 13% Not sure.
  • 13% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 44 responses

  • 17% Diversity of students
  • 16% Sports
  • 11% The Kimberly Story
  • 10% School Activities
  • 8% Football Games
  • 8% The people
  • 7% Ap english 11 teacher
  • 7% Academic Prestige
  • 6% The equipment in the classes
  • 4% AP Biology- Ms. Hatch
  • 3% Honors English 10 Teacher, Mrs. Carr
  • 1% Academics
  • 1% Mr. Marshall Naruto cosplay
  • 1% Watching the We the People Team lose state
  • 1% Math 2-3, Mrs. Sutaria

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 39 responses

  • 27% Dress code
  • 14% Not the best teachers
  • 12% Student to teacher ratio is terrible
  • 12% The allocation of funds
  • 9% Some of the kids are very selfish and mean.
  • 7% Parking lot, traffic into school makes late for cl
  • 5% Students
  • 5% Some classes are too easy
  • 3% Class equipment
  • 3% Mr. Daniels' jokes
  • 1% Blatant Favoritism for STEM classes
  • 1% On level classes wont prepare students for college

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 43 responses

  • 23% Athletics
  • 23% Football team
  • 14% Our school is newer and is very athletic
  • 14% Athletics and Educational Opportunities
  • 5% Football
  • 5% We put all your tax dollars into football.
  • 2% Our school is newer.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 45 responses

  • 32% Crowded and diverse
  • 25% Diverse
  • 23% Crowded
  • 14% Amazing
  • 2% Crowded
  • 2% Organized
  • 2% Lassitution
  • 0% Ennui

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 46 responses

  • 33% Don't be shy, it's huge, & don't stop in halllway
  • 15% Work hard and find a good group of friends
  • 13% Teachers are always there to help
  • 11% There are way too many people in the hallways
  • 9% Ask others who has already attend in this school
  • 4% Forget about dreams; it's all about rank.
  • 4% Don't try to fit in with the wrong people.
  • 4% It is huge!
  • 4% Don't stop in middle of hallway
  • 2% You're on your own

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 30 responses

  • 10% I love everything about this school.
  • 80% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 10% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.