Hello from GROWCommunity!

Hello Hamilton! I’m Sarah Makela, a Hamilton parent of two boys. Oliver is in 8th grade, and Elliot’s in 4th. I’m also the executive director of GROWCommunity, a local nonprofit organization that is working to develop a seamless K-12 system of public neighborhood schools—anchored around neighborhood high schools Lake View and Amundsen and their 17 […]

Hamilton Moms Wine Night – Wednesday, December 5th

Hamilton Moms Wine Night A chance for Hamilton moms to enjoy a night out and make new friends. Wednesday, December 5th 7pm-10pm Finley Dunnes 3458 N. Lincoln Ave. Hamilton moms will sample a variety of beverages with a local wine rep and even get to take a bottle home! Tickets: $40 ($15 goes back to […]

Luggage Wanted!

If you have any gently used luggage that you would like to get rid of, Ms. Smith will take it. We will take: wheels/no wheels, handles/ no handles, Paw Patrol, leather, plastic whatever it is Ms. Smith will gladly claim your baggage! This year the middle school dance students are doing a dance centered around […]

HDC + Halloween

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 HDC will NOT have practice due to Halloween.     

Pumpkin Patch

Hamilton’s annual pumpkin patch is just around the corner!  Come enjoy bouncy houses, carnival games, face painting, Haunted Houses run by our middle schoolers, pumpkin decorating and more!  Snacks will be available for purchase and pumpkins will be available for sale (preorder here).  Hope to see you there!  

Dining Out for Hamilton: Brown Bag Seafood on October 25th

Join the Hamilton community on Thursday October 25th for a Dining Out at Brown Bag Seafood, 3400 N Lincoln Ave!  Visit anytime between 11am-9pm and mention Hamilton when you order.  Brown Bag Seafood will donate a portion of the day’s proceeds to Hamilton Elementary!

Hamilton Action Team Meeting – Wednesday, October 17th

HAT’s next is this Wednesday, October 17th at 6:30pm in the library. Join us to find out all the cool events we have planned this year and how you can get involved. Complimentary childcare will be available for ages 3 and up. You can view the agenda HERE.  

Picture Day is coming Tuesday, October 23!

Picture day is coming up on Tuesday, October 23! We are using an AMAZING new company, Pollack Photography, this year and all orders should be placed online. Please see the two attached flyers for information of how to order. Flyer 1 Flyer 2

All-City

All-City is a FREE Saturday program offered to ALL CPS students. Programs are being held at Shurz High School and Jones College Prep. If you or your student is interested go to the link below and register. Besides, who doesn’t like free. Some programs will except students as young as 3rd grade. (www.cpsarts.org) All-City Performing […]

Hamilton Action Team Meeting – Wednesday, September 12th

HAT’s first meeting of the year is this Wednesday, September 12th at 6:30pm in the library. Join us to find out all the cool events we have planned this year and how you can get involved. Complimentary childcare will be available for ages 3 and up. You can view the agenda HERE.