Riverside County Office of Education Foundation awards scholarships to high school seniors

RIVERSIDE – Two Hamilton High students were honored during the Riverside County Office of Education Foundation’s annual sponsor recognition event Tuesday, Nov. 28. The event at the Riverside County Office of Education Conference Center also highlighted the foundation’s achievements. Russell and Matthew Collins, seniors at Hamilton High School, were honored at the event. They plan […]

Hamilton K-8 School hosts back-to-school event

Hamilton K-8 School hosts back-to-school event

Hamilton K-8 School hosted another successful back-to-school event Wednesday, Aug. 16. Parents had the opportunity to meet new teachers, visit classrooms, talk to staff and find out what was in store for their students in the coming school year. Parent Teacher Student Association memberships were offered, and a lasagna dinner was served, before Principal Carol […]

Seventy-four receive diplomas during Hamilton High graduation ceremony

Seventy-four receive diplomas during Hamilton High graduation ceremony

ANZA – Seventy-four Hamilton High School seniors received their diplomas in front of family, friends and other loved ones at the school’s graduation ceremony held in the gymnasium May 25. Hemet Unified School District Superintendent Christi Barrett and Hamilton High School Principal Dave Farkas both addressed the graduates, congratulating them on their achievements. 2017 Senior Class […]

Hamilton K-8 holds open house

Hamilton K-8 holds open house

Hamilton K-8 school held an open house May 18, 2017, hosted by the PTSA and many volunteers. Parents and families were treated to a free baked potato bar, featuring chili, cheese, chives, sour cream and butter. Eating healthy was fun as the children created their own culinary masterpieces. After the meal, excited children lead their mothers, fathers and siblings to […]

‘School Smarts’ brings students and artists together for an evening of fun, entertainment

‘School Smarts’ brings students and artists together for an evening of fun, entertainment

Hamilton K-8 School teamed up with Anza Valley Artists to present a very special evening for both children and parents Wednesday, Feb. 15. Combined with a presentation from the California State PTA “School Smarts” Coordinator Tiffany Parry, the educational event, held from 4:30-6 p.m., was a huge success with the multi-purpose room filled to capacity. Several members of the […]

Students participate in ‘Mock Interviews’ at Hamilton High

Students participate in ‘Mock Interviews’ at Hamilton High

GeriLyn Mellin valleystaff@reedermedia.com The Hamilton High School gymnasium was buzzing with nervous anticipation, Nov. 17, as students were getting ready to learn a much-needed skill, preparing for and completing a job interview. Students played out mock job interviews focusing on their desired choice of career. The ninth through 12th grade students that participated in the […]

A pleasure to meet Hamilton School 2nd graders who like to write

This week I had the pleasure to present a short sketch of a journalist’s life to more than 40 lively second graders at Hamilton K-8 School. It was a pleasant break from covering breaking news stories, features and investigative pieces that I normally work on. Especially pleasing to me was once again visiting a school […]