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Garfield Community Gathering on August 2nd

Join us August 2nd from 11 am to 1 pm for Free Food, Information, and a chance to see our school!   WHY: ENJOY A BIT OF LAST MINUTE SUMMER FUN WHILE BUILDING positive COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS Who: ALL current GMS students and their families WHEN: THURSDAY, AUGUST 2nd 11-1 WHERE: FRONT LAWN, GARFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL WHAT: FREE FOOD, MUSIC, self-guided [...]

Babysitter Forms Due by Friday, July 27, for Transportation the First Day of School

Babysitter forms received through July 27, 2018 will be processed for the first day of school, August 8. Babysitter forms received after July 27, 2018 will be processed starting August 20, 2018. The Enrollment Center located in the Miami School at 140 Ross Avenue is open all summer from 7:30 to 3:30 Monday through Friday. [...]

New Safer Ohio Phone App for Students, Staff, and Parents

In the district's ongoing effort to ensure that our schools and students are safe, we are encouraging all students, staff, and parents to download on their phone the Safer Ohio phone app. This app is simple to use and will allow for anonymous reporting of wrong doings, dangerous situation or suspicious activity by text and [...]


The city of Hamilton’s Health Department will be at the following locations to give immunizations to incoming 7th and 12th grade students who are eligible to receive them. Monday, July 30 Garfield Middle School from 9:00 - 3:00pm for Tdap and MCV (meningococcal vaccine) Tuesday, July 31 Wilson Middle School from 9:00 - 3:00 pm [...]

July 18th Town Hall Meeting on School Safety and Security

The Hamilton City School District and Board of Education members place the safety and security of our students and staff as our number one priority. As the district continues to enhance our safety planning, we are committed to thoughtful and meaningful input as we work together to make our community safer and stronger. On July [...]

Brookwood’s Spring Salad Harvest

Brookwood Elementary School students observed weekly, and waited patiently through wind, rain, and snow and their efforts paid off! Fifth graders harvested a salad with their first grade garden buddies! Many kids came back for second helpings, and even thirds! The garden grew and so did they. Nature is a great teacher!

SWAT Training next Week at Hamilton High School

Please note that next Wednesday, June 20, there will be a SWAT training at Hamilton High School. This multi-agency mock emergency includes the Hamilton Police and Fire Departments, along with the Butler County Emergency Management Agency. Students, administrators, and staff members will participate and there will be emergency equipment parked around the high school campus, [...]

Superintendent’s Message

Summer is finally here. Thank goodness! With the unusual spring weather we experienced it is nice to have some predictable weather that matches the season. While most of our students are at home now, on vacation, working or doing other things, we continue to plan and prepare for the 2018-2019 school year which will start [...]

Hamilton Reading Specialist Brings New Opportunities Back Home

Hamilton City Schools soon will be a training site for Southwest Ohio teachers interested in implementing a specialized one-on-one intensive reading intervention for first-graders. The Ohio State University is establishing a Reading Recovery training site in Hamilton to be taught by Teacher Leader Carla Castator, who is finishing her training and graduate level certification through [...]