Boy-Needo Links Students-    This Friday will be the first lunch meeting for Boy-Needo.  The meeting will take place in Room #1 and lunch will be provided.   If you have not returned a signed permission slip form to Mr. Sink please do so ASAP.   Look forward to seeing everyone on Friday!!


7th Grade Soccer

Team won Tuesday afternoon 2-0 vs Jenison MS. Great job Hawkeyes!


HAWKS begins today after school! Students must sign in by 2:50 and you must have HW to work on!


Cross Country runners be dressed and ready to leave by 2:55 in the West Gym lobby today!


Crystal Gems Links:  We will have our first meeting this Friday in room 10.  Lunch will be provided.  Please remember to get your permission slip signed and turned in before our first meeting.


If you are interested in becoming a student council representative: Pick up a form in the office to have signed by a parent or guardian. Turn this form into your Homeroom teacher by Monday. Your homeroom teacher will give you more information on how representatives will be picked. ***No meeting at lunch today****


If you are a 7th or 8th grade Soccer Player and wanted to order pictures, please get your picture packet turned in this week!


5th and 6th grade girls interested in playing volleyball: Registration runs through October 6. Registration forms can be picked up in the office or can be printed from the Hamilton Recreation page at The season will start on Monday, October 23 and will run through the first week of December.


Sporting Events for the week of September 11:

Wednesday, September 13 - Cross Country - 4:00 p.m. - Away - West Ottawa 3700 140th Ave., Holland 49424

Wednesday, September 13 -Boys 7th grade Football - 4:00 p.m. - Home

Wednesday, September 13 - Boys 8th grade Football - 5:30 p.m.- Home

Thursday, September 14 - 7th grade Volleyball - 4:00 p.m. - Home

Thursday, September 14 - 8th grade Volleyball - 5:00 p.m. - Home

Thursday, September 14 - 7th grade Soccer - 4:00 p.m. - Away - Zeeland Cityside  (need address)

Thursday, September 14 - 8th grade Soccer - 5:00 p.m. - Away - Zeeland Cityside (need address)

Saturday, September 166- Cross Country West Ottawa Invite


8th Grade Volleyball

The 8th grade volleyball team dropped 3 sets to Byron Center last night.


7th Grade Volleyball

The 7th grade volleyball team won a competitive match against Byron Center last night.  Scores of the games were 25-23, 18-25, 15-7.  Great job ladies!


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Attention all Boy Needo LINKS members:    Our first LINKs meeting will be this Friday during 7th grade lunch.  If you have your T-Shirt from last year please wear this on Friday.  Also, if you are a member of either Boy Needo or Zombopolous and have not picked up or turned in your permission to participate form from Mr. Sink in Room #1 please do so.  This form must be completed ASAP.   


Binders in the Hallways is a big fat NO!  Please do not put your binders, backpacks, bags or any other personal items on the floor.  These items go in your lockers.  If we find them, we will take them.  Lunch detentions will be given.  


Students in 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graides, if you would like to apply to be in the yearbook club to help create the 2017-2018 yearbook, please sign up on the list in the office including your email address.  Then an application will be sent to you.  If you were in yearbook club last year, please sign up for an application again this year.  The club will meet after school on Tuesdays from 2:45 to 4 p.m.  Sign up by this Friday, September 15.


The HAWKS after school homework program will start this week Wednesday, September 13.   HAWKS is for students with homework that want to get it done!  It is held in the library from 2:50 - 3:50 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday.  There will always be a teacher there to help you with homework.  No permission slips are needed but if you come, you must stay until 3:50 and then be picked up promptly.


SMARTWATCHES  - Just a reminder that Apple Watches or any other “smart watches” are not permitted under the Technology Guidelines for Hamilton Middle School.  


Is your child not in school?  If your child is sick or not attending school, you MUST call our school attendance line before school starts at 269-751-2248 and leave a message. If no phone call is made, the student is marked as an uncleared absence.  If attending an appointment, please bring in the dentist/ortho/doctor’s note to excuse the student’s absence.  


Sports and Attendance:  A student must be in attendance ALL DAY in order to participate in that days practice or contest.  If a student has a scheduled appointment, a doctor’s note must be brought to school with them in order to participate in that days practice or contest.


Early Pick-up:   If your child needs to leave school before the end of the school day, please write a note and have your child get it stamped by the office.  The child gives the stamped note to their teacher.  The person picking up the student must sign the student out in the office.


Bus Passes:   Bus passes will only be issued if a student needs to be dropped off at a non-custodial parent’s house in our district.  We will issue a pass to that parent’s house with a note from a parent.  Bus passes are not issued to go to a friends house to do homework or play.


Do you like to get moving before school?

GYM SHOES should be worn if you are going to play games on the courts before school.  It keeps the floors looking good - thanks.


If you forgot something at home (like a lunch, homework, water bottle, practice clothes or other items) and you know mom, dad or a relative will drop it off for you you must check the “Student I Forgot This” table in the office periodically throughout the day.  With over 800 students, we will not be calling you down to the office.

If you need to call home during the day, you must first ask Miss. Kris or Miss Kelli to use the phone, then follow the directions next to the phone.  Important: If no one answers, you NEED to leave a message.