Hamden Middle School
Monday, December 9, 2013 - B day
Due to expected inclement weather on Tuesday all HMS field trips have been cancelled. This includes the choir trip to the Sound Tigers game.
Tuesday’s Winter Instrumental Concert will also be postponed until Wednesday, December 11, at 7 PM.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
The 7th and 8th grade SAILS students are hosting a Silent Auction at the Winter Instrumental Concert on Wednesday, December 11, 7:00 PM. All proceeds will benefit the 8th grade SAILS trip to Washington, D.C.
Students interested in trying out for the Cheerleading Team must attend an informational meeting during homeroom on Wednesday, December 11. Students must check in with homeroom teachers before attending. See Mrs. Simone or Ms. Kraft for more information.
The Student Council is collecting new, unwrapped toys to be donated to to needy children. Toys should be brought to Mrs. Sgrigneri in room 156 by Friday, December 20.
The 7th and 8th grade SAILS students would like to thank everyone who participated in the November Food Drive. Several boxes of food were dropped off at Hamden Plaza to the KC101 Fill-a-Bus for the Connecticut Food Bank just in time for Thanksgiving.
Yale-New Haven Hospital is offering a dental screening program for HMS students. Information about the program was sent home with students on Thursday, December 5.
Any student planning to apply to a high school other than Hamden High should fill out the High School Application Information Sheet and return it to Ms. Salerno in the eighth grade guidance office.
Parents - Please read the district brochure about the Common Core State Standards, also available in Spanish.
Yearbook sales have begun. The sale price is $31. The sale will continue until February 14, 2014, when the price will increase to $36. Online orders have several packages to choose from as well as personalization options. Parent and business ads are also available online. Order forms and payment may also be submitted to Mr. DelGiudice.
Please read the information on high school options. Several schools will be having open houses this fall.
Parents are asked to complete the registration/emergency form and return it to the Main Office.
Support the students of Hamden Middle School by joining the PTA! Return completed membership forms and dues to the Main Office.
Late buses are available only on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
December Dates to Remember
Students of the Month
Team Kim - Donald M. and Jissell T.
Team LaVallee - Janice P. and Dylan R.
Team Mandel - Jalen G. and Carina S.
Team Peccini - Aiyanna M. and Emmanuel Y.
Team Perito - Hera A. and Patrick M.
Team Robinson - Caitlin M. and AJ L.
Team Salters - Louis C and Hannah M.
Team Sgrigneri - Khadijah O. and David J.
Team Simone - Ingrid S. and Raif H.
Team Stanton - Emily D. and Philip T.
After School Activities
Tuesday, December 10
Wednesday, December 11
Mathcounts - until 4 PM
Yearbook - Gr 7