Hamden Middle School

Welcome to Hamden Middle School

Attention 8th Graders Who are NOT Attending HHS Next Year

If your child is NOT attending Hamden High School next year (and you are 100% sure of this), please complete the attached withdrawal form.  This completed form can be emailed to gcolburn@hamden.org or mailed to HMS Attn: Gayle Colburn.

This form gives HMS permission to send all of your child’s records to their new school at the end of the year.

Stay Informed!

Keep current with the latest updates from Principal Coogan and our HMS community. 

Principal Coogan's Newsletter: The Dragon's Tale

Stay informed about upcoming events, the 2020-21 school year, and daily life at HMS by reading Principal Coogan's informative weekly newsletter.  

2020-2021 Daily Schedule

Effective Tuesday, January 19th


HMS School Spirit

Interested in showing your Dragon Pride?  You can purchase HMS apparel from Hamden High School's award-winning DECA club.  Click the attached link for information.

Summer Program Opportunity

Baseball and Softball Sports Schedules are In!

Click the links below to view the baseball & softball schedules.

Baseball Schedule 2021

Softball Schedule 2021


We are excited to offer summer programs for our incoming 7th and returning 8th grade students. If you are interested in your child participating in one of our summer programs, please contact the following teachers (click names for email links):

Dragon Academy Coordinator: Matt Tremper

Grade 8 Academy Coordinator: Michelle Mule

STEM Academy: Danny Martins 

Reporting an Absence

 Need to report an absence?  
  • Grade 7: Call 203-407-7207
  • Grade 8: Call 203-407-7180

Report an Absence via Email

Important Dates

For a complete list of events, including athletic events, please visit the calendar page from the HMS black and white banner.

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