HAMILTON MIDDLE SCHOOL

Go back
8600 E DARTMOUTH AVE
DENVER, CO 80231
Visit this school's website
Phone: 720-423-9500
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 6
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • District: Denver Public Schools No. 1
  • Students/Teacher: 19:1
  • Students/Grade: 286.7
  • Number Students: 860
  • Number Teachers: 50
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 4785
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Nicholas Dawkins
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (58 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (47 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 10
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-25
    "Talk about a turnaround! New principal, new vice principals, new deans, and the kids are back in the saddle! Test scores going up, school spirit high. Teachers have a great attitude. I love that my kid is learning, and I love that he loves going to school."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-25
    "Great job, drama kids! In this one week, we had two performances of the musical "Flapper," and the orchestra and three acting troupes represented HMS at the DPS Shakespeare Festival. All of these efforts were smashing successes! APPLAUSE!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-25
    "Hamilton Middle School likes to brag that it is a AAA school - which stands for Academics, Arts, and Athletics. As a parent of two Hamilton students, I can say that academics is very much the emphasis at this school. In both the PEAK program and the IPM program, my kids were academically challenged, and supported when they had trouble with the material. I love the "Million-Word-Reader" program. In the arts, they have an incredible stage and auditorium for performances, considering they are a middle school, and the orchestra is worth seeing. In athletics, my kids found teams and team spirit. They worked hard and made friends, and brought home some championships. Overall, my husband and I are very pleased with our kids' middle school experience at Hamilton."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-02-14
    "I have had 2 of my daughters go to this school, and the social and academic atmosphere at this school is great! My children have lots of nice and smart friends and if my child needs help, they get full time one on one attention. I love this school!"
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-02-01
    "My school is phenomenal with our new Principal Dawkins. I am an eighth grader in the IPM Program with a 4.0 GPA and have been through all the ups and downs of Hamilton, but with our new staff everyone can feel safe and learn in this new environment. The 8th grade class here is actually the best in DPS! Orchestra, band, singing, acting and all the other after school departments are truly amazing and I couldn't be more proud. The security, while strict, is great now because these kids need to be put back in their place and the PEAK teachers actually try on the kids unlike the last ones that openly told their student that they were stupid and could never live up to the IPM students. I swear while I can't speak for PEAK there is no bullying at all here, there are cliques of course but each clique basically accepts the other and leaves eachother alone like a little biosphere haha. I strongly recommend enrolling your children to this great school, and I guarantee that the '6' rating will soon be raised to an '8' or even a '9'! This school has great potential, just you wait. Go Huskies!"
    Page 1 of 10
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Todd Murray
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­663.2400
    319 East 27th Street
    Loveland, CO 80538
    Robyn Eastman of Robyn and Lanae
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­437.2770
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Salvador Palos
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Anita Lusk
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­680.3597
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Jonathan Kincaid
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­476.7661
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Todd Gabriel
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­663.2400
    319 East 27th Street
    Loveland, CO 80538
    Susan Krebs
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Sherrie Carvalho
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Lafayette Dennis
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­269.5124
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Michael Padgett
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­899.8514
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Valerie Guzzetta
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­279.7979
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Jennifer Stroh
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Jamie Ricci
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­581.5922
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Zoila Martinez
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­231.2668
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Issa Atiyah
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Andrew Verleger
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    303.­949.5242
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Lenny Fierro
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Tracy McCue
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Jimmy Angelos
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925
    Brandon Bowers
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­473.7661
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Barbara Ecker
    CENTURY 21 Golden West Realty
    720.­363.7050
    1299 Washington Avenue, Suite 120
    Golden, CO 80401
    Barbara Richardson
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­907.6611
    1380 Highway 287 North
    Suite 104
    Mansfield, TX 76063
    Kurt Albers of Team Kursula
    CENTURY 21 Humpal, Inc.
    970.­663.2400
    319 East 27th Street
    Loveland, CO 80538
    Rock Dasher
    CENTURY 21 The Edge
    915.­772.0553
    1201 Airway Boulevard,
    Suite C-3
    El Paso, TX 79925