Hamilton School District will provide a learning environment where all students are successful and prepared to excel in an ever-changing society.
Our elementary students have had some exciting activities and field trips these last few weeks! Our local fire department volunteers came to the school last week and talked to the students about fire safety and students also got the chance to spray some water at targets. We greatly appreciate our local department taking time out of their day to visit with our students.
Hamilton Schools will be participating in community service on Wednesday, October 20th from 1:00pm-3:30 around the town of Hamilton. If you have or know of anyone who needs some help please give the school a call. 678-3651 Student labor could include: Painting, hauling off brush, raking leaves, trimming bushes/shrubs, cleaning gutters etc. We are looking forward to helping beautify the town Hamilton!
Just a reminder that this Wednesday, October 13th is Parent Teacher Conferences from 4:15-7:15pm! Elementary parents you should have received a phone call from your child's teacher to set up an appointment. North and south doors will be open for entry. Junior high and High school parents - all teachers will be available to visit with during the three hour time period at your leisure. We look forward to visiting with you and showing you what your child has been learning here at Hamilton Schools!
Parent teacher conferences are a week away. All conferences will be held on Wednesday, October 13th from 4:00 p.m to 7:15 p.m. We look forward to seeing you all!
Hamilton’s annual Farm to Table fundraiser by the Class of 2022 is coming up Saturday, October 9th! Downtown Hamilton! Advanced tickets only for $30 each. Call the school at 678-3651 to reserve your tickets soon…this event sells out fast! Steak tips and ribs with all the yummy appetizers, sides and desserts! Special music by Sidnee Gulick and Micah Bayless. You won’t want to miss it!
Show your school spirit with a Hamilton Tigers Yard Sign! Proceeds benefit the Hamilton High School STUCO. Forms are due October 7th to the high school office and pick up will be October 14th. You can print this form off or pick one up in the HHS office. Thank you for supporting your Hamilton Tigers!!
HOMECOMING THEMES for the week of Sept. 27th....all students and staff are encouraged to dress up! Prizes given daily for best dressed individual and class - SHOW US YOUR SPIRIT! Monday - Hawaiian Day Tuesday - Hillbilly Day Wednesday - Celebrity Day Thursday - School Spirit - let's see that ORANGE AND BLACK! Good luck to the Hamilton/Madison teams this week!!
THIS WEEK IS HOMECOMING!!! We hope to see Tiger fans out in full force for our activities! Things you should know..... * Wednesday evening beginning @ 7pm we will start the homecoming parade at HHS. All students will have a float to ride on. Following the parade will be a free hamburger/hot dog feed downtown at the fire station. We will then have our pep rally and bonfire. We hope you will plan to attend this community event where we will celebrate 100 years of USD 390! * Friday evening in Madison at 7pm will kick off the homecoming football game vs. Oxford. At halftime will be the crowning of the Hamilton Homecoming Queen and King along with that of Madison as well. Each day at school students/staff will have theme days and activities to celebrate the week. Mark your calendars and plan to join us this week to celebrate HHS Homecoming!!
Congratulations to Hamilton's 2021 Homecoming candidates! Left to right: Senior Trace Dannels and Junior Elizabeth Freund, Seniors Drew Stutesman and Emma Woodie and Juniors Haydn Brinkmeyer and Rowdie Watts. Hamilton's community activities will take place downtown Wednesday, September 29, beginning at 7p.m. The Homecoming ceremony will take place in Madison on October 1st,
USD 390 has an open classified position! This person will assist with breakfast and lunch, serve as a para to a few students and assist with transportation. No CDL required. Pay is based on experience. Hours range from 7am-4pm Monday-Thursday. Please contact Tammy at 620-678-3651 if you are interested.
Our junior high and high school Social Science position has a new face....please welcome, Mrs. Jessica Gibson! Mrs. Jessica Gibson is a graduate of Emporia State University. She is currently taking classes through Fort Hays State University to obtain her masters degree. Mrs. Gibson is married to Dustin, and they have five children with a baby on the way. She loves her cows, bison, and five dogs!
We would like to introduce you to some of our new staff! We are super excited to have these teachers and staff in our district! First up....meet Mr. Parker Gates, PreK-12 Physical Education/Health teacher! Mr. Parker Gates comes to Hamilton from Hays, Kansas where he spent the last year as a substitute teacher at TMP. He also spent the last three years at TMP coaching girls basketball along with 2 years coaching football at Victoria High School. This year begins his career as a full time teacher in the area of K-12 Physical Education and Health. Mr. Gates has a two year old English Bulldog named Kobe that he loves to travel with! Please help us welcome Parker to USD 390!!
High School Football opens this evening at Herington! Kick off is at 7:00pm. Good luck gentlemen!! #AllAsOne
Congratulations to our HS volleyball team for bringing home three WINS on Tuesday! Way to go ladies! Tonight kicks off Junior High Football action at Home vs. Northern Lyon County at 6:30pm. Come out and support the boys! Good Luck!!
Come with a SMILE!! Tomorrow is picture day!! Order forms will accompany proofs. Can't wait to see all the smiling faces!!
With two full weeks almost under our belts - we are off to a GREAT start here at Hamilton Schools! It's so great to be back seeing all these smiling faces in our buildings! This year is EXTRA special as Hamilton Schools celebrates 100 YEARS!! We have some super special things planned throughout the year to CELEBRATE this centennial milestone! Check out all these smiling faces - who wouldn't love to be greeted by these each day? Happy School Year 2021-22!
If you are interested in substitute teaching at Hamilton, please call Tammy in the office at 678-3651. Sub pay is $110/day. We are also in search of substitute bus drivers (do not need a CDL). If you are interested please call Tammy. Pay is $15/hr. We would love for you to join our Tiger family!!
Good evening Tiger family.... Our district has had a positive COVID test among our teaching staff at the secondary school. After consulting with our county health nurse our plan for the upcoming week is as follows: * This teacher will be quarantined for at least 10 days. *Students will proceed as normal with attendance in person for both elementary and high school students. * We will incorporate temperature checks upon entering the building and upon loading onto the bus each morning. * We will upgrade our distancing and cleaning practices. * Masks will be optional as they were this past week. Thank you and have a great weekend!
TONIGHT!! Open house from 4:30-6:00 pm. Parent meeting tonight at 5:45! Come meet your teachers and see around your classrooms - we can't wait to see you!