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About Mr. Skweres

Steve Skweres has been teaching Physical Education at Hamilton Elementary for 9 years. He received his Type 75 in Administration at National Louis University in 2007. Steve also teaches Drivers Education at Amundsen High School. Mr. Skweres is a graduate from Western Illinois University, where he received a Physical Education Degree.

5/6 and 7/8 Flag Football Tryouts this Wednesday September 5th

Hey Everyone, We will be having 5/6 and 7/8 Flag Football Tryouts this Wednesday September 5th on the Athletic Field from 2:45-4pm.  Once team is set we will be practicing every Monday and Wednesday.  If your son/daughter wants to play on the team they need to be at every practice and game.  Please let me […]

Jump Rope/Hoops for Heart

Hey Everyone, REMINDER!  Our Jump Rope for Heart event is wrapping up soon! DONATIONS DUE: Friday, June 1st   Questions?  Let me know. Thanks, Steve Skweres

Field Day!!!!!

  Hey Everyone, The greatest day of the year is coming – FIELD DAY!!!  It’s going to be awesome!  Here are the details: When: Wednesday June 13th PreK-1st Grade: 8:30-10:30am 2nd-5th Grade: 10:30am-1:30pm Supplies Needed: Big Sponges for a tossing game. Squirt Bottles-Any plastic bottle that can be used to squirt water.  Ketchup, mustard bottles, […]

WrestleMania with Mr. Skweres!!! Only two spots left.

Hey Everyone, We have an early Hamilton Auction Event, but only two spots left.  Here is all the info.  Click link below if you are interested. WHAT: 10 Lucky Students will get to watch WrestleMania at Mr. Skweres’ house!! WHEN: Sunday April 8th from 6-9:30pm(Or whenever it ends) FOOD AND DRINKS: I will provide Pizzas […]

Staff vs Students Basketball Game!

Hey Everyone, It’s that time of year for Hamilton Staff vs Students(7/8 Girls/Boys) Basketball Game.  The Game is this Wednesday March 21st at 3:30pm in the Gym.  Come cheer everyone on! Thanks, Steve

Pennies for Patients

Hey Everyone, We are excited to participate in the Pennies for Patients program again this year through the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society!  Our students will help raise money to fund research for therapies that save the lives of blood cancer patients.  Every little bit helps, I strongly encourage everyone to participate.  Students should have brought home […]

Hamilton PE: Mr. Skweres

Hey Everyone, Having another busy, but productive week in PE!  Reminder to have kids bring Gym Shoes now that the weather is getting colder. Younger kids are still working on throwing and catching.  Just started using Tchoukball Nets.  Really trying to focus on throwing at targets.  Kids love it!! Tchoukball-Rebound games with a combination of […]

UPDATED: Hamilton Sports Schedule: October 30th-November 3rd

Hey Everyone, TeamSideline Monday October 30th: 5/6 and 7/8 Flag Football: Practice on field 2:45-4pm 5/6 and 7/8 Girls Volleyball: Practice in gym 2:45-4pm Tuesday October 31st: 5/6 and 7/8 Flag Football:  No Practice/Game 5/6 and 7/8 Girls Volleyball Game: No Practice/Game Wednesday November 1st: 7/8 Flag Football: 3:30 PM Blaine vs. Hamilton @Blaine  5/6 Flag Football:  […]

Mr. Skweres: PE Expectations and Grading Scale

Physical Education We are very excited to be a 30+20+10 school again! Students get 30 minutes of PE, 20 minutes of recess and 10 minutes of movement breaks EVERY DAY! All students are required to wear gym shoes. NO boots or sandals. PE can get pretty hot on third floor.  Students are allowed to bring […]

Jump Rope/Hoops for Heart

Hi Hamilton Families!! You are doing such an incredible job helping the American Heart Association save lives! Thank you for doing your part to make a difference, because every dollar counts. With one week left until our event, there is still time to spread the word and raise lifesaving donations. Donations are due on June […]