Incoming 6th Graders

Goodie Bag Pickup

All sixth grade parents and students are invited to the goodie bag pickup. Friday, August 21st from 2-4pm!

Parents drive thru with your students, see your sixth grade teachers and staff in person and pick up your bag. Bags will have school supplies for students to ensure a successful start to middle school. Any family unable to attend the bag will be dropped off to you at your residence.


6th Grade Academy Dates & Details

6th grade academy will be held the first week of school, from August 24th- August 28th.

Monday  – Wednesday: Incoming 6th graders will be taught all things 6th grade as they relate to the virtual classroom! Topics cover include:

  • Schoology
  • How to access your schedule
  • How to attend teacher’s office hours
  • How to participate in clubs etc

Thursday & Friday: Students will practice everything they learned in virtual academy.

Because 6th grade academy is the first week of school all 6th graders will participate and are strongly encouraged to be in attendance to learn important skills needed to navigate 6th grade virtually. We are looking forward to seeing you all there!


  • Pencils
  • Pens
  • Notebook or Journal
  • Loose leaf paper
  • Chromebook with Charger
  • Internet/HotSpot
  • Graph Paper


  • Markers/ Colored pencils
  • Tape


  • White Board – 12 in by 8 in (small)
  • Expo Markers
  • Headphones (with microphone preferred)


Next Town Hall

Hamilton’s next Town Hall will be on Wednesday, August 19 at 5:00pm.

You can join the Town Hall using this link:

You will need to log into your student’s DPS account in order to join the meeting.

  • Arabic Call In Information: ‪(US) +1 443-892-3053‬ PIN: ‪170 791 259‬#
  • English Call In Information: (‪US‬) ‪+1 929-249-4853‬ PIN: ‪693 675 520#‬
  • Spanish Call In Information: +1 631-621-8148‬ PIN: ‪706 780 964#‬

Submit your questions for the Town Hall here: