Activities at Hamilton

Enrichment Programs

ProgramMeeting Days/TimesContact Person
African American Youth Ladies Summit (AAYLS)Mondays
Grade-level advisory/lunch block
Room 146
Renee Freeman
Veggie RX Coming in the Spring
Empowered Ambition Youth Development
Denver Children’s Choir (DCC)Thursdays/4:15 pm-5:30 pm starting in September
Students meet at the doors near the auditorium by the bus loop until further notice.
Lisa Cameron (she/her)
Music Director
Brain BowlTuesdays/ 8:20 am starting Sept. 12th
Room 143 (Community Room)
Laura Mitchell
Right at SchoolM-F/4:05 pm -6 pm
Right at School meet on the patio outside of the cafe
Math TutoringWhen: Every Tuesday 
Where: Media Center
Time: 4:05 pm -5:00 pm
John Feltham
HMS SportsVisit the Athletics Page for more information.
Students meet coaches by locker room doors (west side of the building near the shed)
Derek Thompson

Clubs and Committees

ProgramMeeting Days/TimesContact Person
Gay–Straight Alliance, Gender-Sexuality Alliance (GSA)
Saturday School Starting October 7, 2023
2023-2024 Saturday School Calendar
Eric Lund
African American Young Ladies Summit (AAYLS)Mondays
Grade-level advisory/lunch block
Room 146
Renee Freeman
Student Council (StuCO)Friday Mornings
8:15 am-9:00 am
Room 27
Kris Sheikhan & Danette Slater
Black Student Alliance (BSA)Renee Freeman
Drama ClubStudents meet at the doors near the auditorium by the bus loop until further notice.Moose Mamet
Art Factory ClubSpring Semester
4:15 pm- 5:15 pm
Kris Sheikhan
Chess ClubThursdays during 7th grade advisoryTrevor Johnson

School Sports

Denver Public Schools divides the school year into five sports seasons:

Derek Thompson, Director of Athletics

My Spark Program

My Spark Denver is a pilot program with the City of Denver to increase participation in youth extracurriculars for 4,000 DPS middle school students who qualify for free or reduced lunch (FRL). Each participant will receive a debit card with $1,000 to spend on approved activities like sports, arts, and or tutoring. Enrollment will open on August 14th on a first-come, first-serve basis. As part of the application for My Spark, families will upload FRL verification using one of the following methods:

Our goal is to reach as many families as possible and help them apply. We would love your support! If you have any additional questions you can reach us at

Flyers: English + Spanish

Click the Slides to learn more.  


Summit VII Free to All DPS Students!!

Thank you to DPS Leadership for demonstrating care for our Black Girls!!Yes, Summit VII is free to all DPS Students.SPACE & TIME IS LIMITED SO DON’T MISS OUT REGISTER TODAY!It’s only weeks away.We look forward to seeing every young ladyContinue Reading