District News

Covid 19 Dashboard covid 19

Each week, the Hamilton City School District will share confirmed positive staff and student COVID-19 cases with the public and our school community from the past 7 days.


9/25/2020 HCSD Return to School - 2nd Quarter important notice

Please click here to learn about our Return to School plan for the 2nd Quarter of the 2020-2021 school year. 

TvHamilton will be livestreaming the Homecoming Ceremony Friday live stream

TvHAMILTON will be livestreaming the Homecoming Ceremony Friday evening beginning approximately at 6:30 pm on the TvHAMILTON Facebook page facebook.com/tvhamiltonohio and the Hamilton City School District's Facebook page facebook.com/hamiltoncityschools.

POW/MIA Chair of Honor mia pow

Last Friday night, before the Hamilton-Fairfield football game, we respectfully dedicated a POW/MIA Chair of Honor.

Daughters of American Revolution Donates School Supplies daughters

The Daughters of the American Revolution John Reily Chapter in Hamilton donated boxes of school supplies to Hamilton students. 

Hamilton City Schools and Hamilton High School Homecoming Parade and Dance Update important update

The Hamilton City School District, in collaboration with the City of Hamilton Health Commissioner, has decided to cancel the homecoming parade scheduled for September 24, 2020, and the homecoming dance scheduled for September 26, 2020, due to social distancing concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic.

*Notice: Clerical Testing Information and Registration for October 24, 2020 Clerical testing

Deadline to Register:  October 16, 2020

Check out the preschool activities for the month of September! pete the cat

 Remember to make learning fun!  Thank you Ridgeway Preschool Team for putting this together! 

Nearly 10,000 Chromebooks Being Distributed On The First Week of School chromebook

Hamilton City School District is distributing Chromebooks to all K-12 students during the first week of school.


Hamilton High School is excited to showcase the talents of our student-athletes and event participants while following the mandatory requirements set forth by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health.  

HCSD Chromebook Issuance chromebook

Please see the attached letter regarding the district’s initiative of issuing Chromebooks for all students in grades K-12 for the 2020-2021 school year.

ACT/SAT Testing Site Notice HHS

August, September, and October ACT/SAT testing dates have been CANCELLED at Hamilton High School.


July 15 - Parent Update - Face Coverings / Cubiertas Faciales face covering

The Hamilton City School District would like to communicate an update regarding face coverings, classroom safety and transportation for the Fall of 2020.

Congratulations To These Hamilton City School District Athletes way to go

Congratulations to the following Hamilton High School athletes for excelling in their respective winter

Hamilton City Schools stands with those that support social and racial equality logo

The Hamilton City School District understands and recognizes the importance of raising awareness regarding racial inequality.

June 1, 2020 - Parent Communication/Comunicación con los padres parent communication 1

Please click here for important parent communication. Haga clic aquí para una importante comunicación con los padres.

Graduation Commencement Link commencement

Click here to watch our Class of 2020 Commencement

The 8th and Final Day of Our Virtual Art Tour - Mrs. Dornan at HHS - Main Campus ap art

On the final day of our Virtual Art Tour, we will end where we began - In Mrs. Dornan's room with the incredible artwork of our Art II, Metals and AP Studio students.

Virtual Art Tour - Day 6 - Mrs. Bell's Ceramics Courses at HHS - Main Campus mug

On Day 6 of our Virtual Art Tour, we are going to walk down the hall to Mrs. Bell's Ceramics I and II courses. These incredible (and functional) pieces of artwork demonstrate the immense creativity of our #BigBlueOnTheMove students!

Mrs. Schmelick's Preschool Class Tricks the Principal at Riverview Elementary The book with no pictures
Mrs. Schmelick's preschool class asked Mr. Margerum to read The Book with No Pictures by BJ Novak. 
HHS NJROTC Qualifies for 2020 Navy Nationals, Pensacola Florida ! njrotc

Hamilton’s NJROTC hosted the NJROTC Area 3 East Championships this past weekend, 28 and 29 Feb - And Qualified for Nationals!

Fun at the Beach with Ms. Smiley's 3rd Grade Classroom at Riverview smiley beach
Who needs to go to the beach when the beach can come to you? 
Job Share Month smallwood

January is job share month for the sixth graders at Crawford Woods library. 

Garfield Sends Military Care Packages for Service Members military packages

Military care packages deliver a welcome piece of home to our service members while they are committed to the mission. Mrs. Carmody's and Mrs. Harrison's class embarked on this heartfelt endeavor to bless several brave men and women committed to defending this great country. 

At Riverview, Ms. Hafer's Class Earns a Special Award! preschool play
Ms. Hafer's class at Riverview Elementary earned a special reward for earning so many Royal Bucks for good behavior throughout the school! They were excited to join the preschoolers in gym for some special buddy time!
Screen Time for Kids- From the School Psychologist's Desk glaser

Amy Glaser, Crawford Woods School Psychologist, offers some insight to screen time and technology with young children. 

2020-2021 Calendars Are Available! logo dark
Folk Dancing of Highland logo

5th Grade students are learning a folk dance in music class called Nine Pin. 

Cincinnati Pops Conductor Visits Fitton Center (and some Big Blue Students) pops with board member sprague

Conductor for the Cincinnati Pops, John Morris Russell, spoke at Fitton Center and visited with some Big Blue students.

Wilson Middle Recognized as 2019 School of Honor school of honor

Wilson Middle School was recognized for the building's growth in progress and gap-closing on the 2019 Ohio State Test. 

Royal Spotlight: Grace Caldwell, 5th Grade Teacher Caldwell
Mrs. Caldwell loves the sense of community and positivity in the building. Learn why she is #RoyalByChoice!
Hamilton CSD EdChoice Resolution Logo

Resolution Opposing the State of Ohio EdChoice Scholarship (Voucher) Program was adopted at the regular board meeting at 7:00 on the 12th day of December.

Turkey Traps Demonstrate Multiple Math and Engineering Skills cagle

4th graders used their measurement, perimeter and engineering skills to build turkey traps. #STEM

Know the FACTS: EdChoice Scholarship Program logo

Do you know the FACTS about EdChoice and the impact on our public schools? Please take a moment to learn more.

Royal Spotlight: Emily Greenlee, Title I Reading Specialist Mrs. Greenlee is #RoyalByChoice

Mrs. Greenlee, Title I Reading Specialist, loves that Riverview Royals dream big and are world-changers. Learn more about why she is #RoyalByChoice

Fraction Fun at Crawford Woods buell

Just a fraction of the fun we had in 5th grade this week!