Monday, November 24 - B day
The HMS PTA pie and cookie dough sale has been extended to Monday, November 24. Orders will be ready for pick up on Thursday, December 18.
FREE Dental Screening
Yale-New Haven Hospital will be providing free dental screenings at HMS on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Please read the letter to parents for more details.
The Scholastic Book Fair will be in the Media Center from Wednesday, November 19, through Monday, December 1. All proceeds from the book fair are used to purchase books for the Media Center.
HHS Parent Orientation
Hamden High School will hold an orientation for parents of incoming freshmen at 6:00 PM on Tuesday, December 2, at HHS.
Dear Parents and Students:
The HMS Dragon's Den school store is now under the management of our PTA. Please support the PTA by making purchases in the Dragon's Den.
The HMS PTA is back!!! Please show your support by joining the PTA during the current membership drive.
The seventh and eighth grade SAILS classes thank everyone who donated to the food drive.
High School Open Houses
Parents of 8th grade students - Please read the information sheet about open houses for technical, magnet, and private high schools.
Tryouts for the girls basketball team will be after school on Monday, November 24, and Tuesday, November 25. Only girls that are medically cleared will be allowed to tryout. Tryouts will end promptly at 4:30 PM and students must have a ride home at that time.
Student-Staff Soccer Game
The student-staff soccer game has been postponed to Tuesday, November 25. Tickets are $3 and are available from any soccer player or TSA member.
Periodic Table Challenge
Mr. Martins will host the Second Annual Periodic Table challenge on Tuesday, December 16. The event is open to both seventh and eighth grade students. Prizes will be awarded to the top three finishers.
Yearbook Snap is a new app that will allow students to submit photos of school related events (i.e. sports, club activities, field trips) to the yearbook staff for possible inclusion in the 2014-2015 yearbook. Uploads are limited to five photos per event.
Any student who has not paid for his/her agenda ($6) or who owes lunch money to the Main Office or who has overdue library books will not receive a report card and access to the Parent Portal will be suspended. The first marking period closed on Monday, November 3, 2014.
Read Superintendent Jody Goeler's blog at www.hamden.org/SuperBlog.
Students of the Month
Team Beckford - Richard C. and Allie A.
Team LaVallee - Ariana M. and Marcus C.
Team Mule - Jhaneishaliz O., and Colin R.
Team Perito - Fariha R. and Jared R.
Team Robinson - Hayden P. and Nikki F.
Team Salters - Katera J. and Anthony C.
Team Sgrigneri - Ta'Vonna W. and Dominic S.
Team Simone - Alynna F. and Kevin M.
Team Stanton - Taylor E. and AbuBakar F.
Engineering - Linnea S. and Maya R.
All meetings are after school until 3:20 PM unless otherwise noted.
Monday, November 24
Tuesday, November 25
Monday, December 1
Tuesday, December 2
Wednesday, December 3
Yearbook – Gr 8