Hamden Middle School

Welcome to Hamden Middle School

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

Attendance Matters


Attendance Matters


HMS Bus Routes

2022-2023 Bus Routes

Late Buses 

Late Buses are back beginning on Tuesday, September 27th!  Late Bus runs only on Tuesdays & Wednesdays and are for students staying after school to participate in teacher office hours or school clubs and/or activities.  Most after school activities begin at 2:44PM and end at 3:25PM or later.  Students taking the late bus should be expected to arrive home between 4:30PM and 4:45PM.  

Late bus routes are posted in the cafeteria.

Stay Informed!

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

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Attention Incoming 7th Graders!

Incoming 7th Graders


Baseball & Softball Tryouts & Registration

Baseball and softball signups are now available! All student-athletes must register on Final Forms (located on the District Athletics page)  to tryout.

Softball tryouts will begin on Monday, March 20th for 7th grade girls, and Tuesday, March 21st for 8th grade girls.  

Baseball tryouts are scheduled to begin on Monday, March 27th.  

If you have any questions, please see Mr. Mandel in Room 135 for more information.

Athletics: Final Forms

Show Your HMS Spirit

Interested in purchasing Spirit Wear?  If so, visit our shop!

Shop Our Spirit Wear

Visit our SPIRIT WEAR Shop

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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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 2022-2023 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.

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