Hamilton groups support students’ fundraising goals

Hamilton High School students are getting behind two student campaigns to help The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Hamilton sophomores Gracie Campbell and Lauren Baker have formed one team and junior Emma Amstadt is spearheading another in a seven-week fundraising challenge in hopes of becoming the 2020 LLS Student of the Year. The campaigns support […]

Kindergartners to celebrate literacy

Willow Springs Learning Center 4-year-old kindergartners will celebrate Feb. 25 the 20th annual Literacy Night at their school. Students and their families are invited to attend the activities from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. The event will be an open house with five literacy stations running continuously. Literacy Night is a fun-filled, interactive family night […]

Hamilton students win awards in regional art contest

Six Hamilton High School art students earned awards in the 2020 Scholastic Art Awards – Wisconsin Regional Competition and Exhibition. Students who earned awards were:  Kaitlyn Tyriver – Gold Key for photography; Lucas Wick – Gold Key for photography; Madelyn Mascotti – Silver Key and Honorable Mention for painting and Honorable Mention for art portfolio; […]

Hamilton in top 100 schools for financial literacy

Hamilton High School is among the top 100 high schools in the country that teach personal finance based on results from the Financial Literacy Certification test. The national ranking was created by Working In Support of Education (w!se), which sponsors the test to empower students to take control of their financial futures. Eighty students enrolled […]

Hamilton selects Gumm as football coach

Justin Gumm was named head coach of the Hamilton High School Chargers football team. Gumm, a 2009 graduate of Culver-Stockton College in Canton, Mo., is the physical education and strength-conditioning teacher and assistant head football coach at Grafton High School. Beginning in August, he will be a part-time physical education and health teacher at Hamilton […]

Hamilton students earn Microsoft certification

More than 70 Hamilton High School students in Toni Hillmann and Brenda Savic’s first semester Computer Application courses completed rigorous technical training and earned Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification. Students completed the “Productivity” strand of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program which includes the opportunity to take exams in Word, Excel and PowerPoint. The following students […]

Early admission to school deadline approaches

Parents who want their children considered for early admission into a Hamilton School District 5-year-old kindergarten or first grade class next fall should apply in writing by March 1 to their elementary school principal. Application forms are available at elementary school offices. Children who turn five on or before Sept. 1, 2020 meet normal entrance […]

Sribhasyam wins Templeton Geographic Bee

After nail-biting competition, Templeton Middle School produced its school champion from the top 14 finalists in its Geographic Bee. Seventh-grader Suhruth Sribhasyam emerged as the 2020 school champion after rounds of intense questions, up against 13 other school finalists. The other finalists were Liliana Atkinson, Lauren Bickler, Tyler Canham, Thomas Fischer, Samuel Maurer, Jack Nagai, […]

Hamilton announces December students of the month

Hamilton High School students representing 11 curriculum areas were selected as students of the month for December. They are: Alexander Ellenberger, applied engineering and technology; Kaitlyn Tyriver, art; Lucas Ruiz, business education; Kailyn Benoit, communication arts; Manya Mehra, family and consumer sciences; Marcela Hahn, fitness education; Britney Nwanosike, mathematics; Jadyn Grana, music; Isabella Brundage and […]