Superintendent's Message

Welcome to the Hamilton City Schools!

It is a pleasure to serve as the Superintendent of a district and community that places a value on students and character.

On behalf of the Hamilton City School District Board of Education, faculty, and staff, let me take this opportunity to welcome you.  Our mission states that “Together, We Positively Impact Learning and Life.” What a perfect description of the experience each student receives in our district and community.

As an educational community, we value compassion, inclusivity, relationships, resilience, and respect.

As a district, we embrace character education, growth of the “whole child”, and value providing multiple opportunities for student experiences both in and out of the classroom.

We believe in honesty, transparent communication, integrity, and servant leadership.  The aspirations of the district and Board of Education include:

  • Rigorous Student Success Goals:

    • High-Quality Education for every student.

    • Student success is competitive locally and nationally.

    • Exceptional student success leads to exposure to diverse educational experiences.

    • Success is achieved in a cost-efficient manner.

  • Caring Atmosphere: Students and Stakeholders 

    • All students and stakeholders are respected and their concerns are considered.

    • A safe, orderly, and secure environment is maintained.

    • A culture of success is the norm. 

  • Attractive School and Program Options

    • Students are eager to attend school daily.

    • Parents/Guardians are proud and excited to enroll their children.

    • Parents/Guardians are engaged in district educational, co-curricular, and extra-curricular initiatives.

  • Talent Attraction and Retainment

    • Faculty and staff are leaders in their community and set the industry standard for excellence.

    • The district attracts highly talented and diverse faculty and staff.

    • Cutting edge technology enhances faculty instructional initiatives.

    • All faculty and staff have the resources and tools to be successful.

Finally, our district is very active on social media, including Twitter, Facebook, and the district website.  

Search for #BigBlueOnTheMove and join us in promoting and communicating the outstanding opportunities that are currently underway in our classrooms and throughout the district. 


Mr. Mike Holbrook - Superintendent

Hamilton City Schools



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