Hamden Middle School

Welcome to Hamden Middle School

Reporting an Absence

 Need to report an absence?  
  • Call 203-407-7207

Report an Absence via Email

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 and daily life at HMS by reading Principal Coogan's informative weekly newsletter.  

Leaving Hamden Public Schools? 

Complete the Required Withdrawal Form & Request Transcripts

If your child is NOT attending Hamden Middle School OR High School for the 2021-2022 school year, 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.

Fall Sport Pick-Up Reminders

Fall Sports end at 4:30PM.  All student athletes must be picked up by 4:45PM. 

Pick-up locations are as follows:

  • Soccer (Boys & Girls): Back field behind the school;
  • Volleyball: Outside of the gym at the front of the school.

Late Busses to Run Mondays through Wednesdays

Beginning Monday, September 27th, late busses will begin running Mondays through Wednesdays.  If your child is participating in after school activities-- including Office Hours with a staff member -- he/she may take the late bus home from school. 

Parents, please review Late Bus routes with your child(ren).

Late Bus Routes 

Dragon's Dirt!  Open House Edition

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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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.