Calendars & Bell Schedule

School Hours

The school day starts at 9:05 AM and ends at 4:05 PM, Monday through Friday. Office Hours are Monday–Friday, 8:30 AM –4:15 PM.  Hamilton’s back gate opens at 8:20 AM for students who would like to benefit from free breakfast in the Cafe until 9:00 AM. Supervision outside starts at 8:45 AM and the school doors open at 9:00 AM. Students who arrive after 9:00 AM  must check in with the main office before proceeding to their classroom.

Event Calendar

2023-2024 School Calendar
View the 2023-2024 Hamilton school calendar (updated 6/2/23). Please remember that the Hamilton calendar differs slightly from the DPS calendar.

2023-2024 Year at a Glance Calendar
View the Year at a Glance calendar to plan ahead for our events.

Bell Schedule
All Hamilton students will follow the bell schedule found below. You may also click here to print the schedule.

PeriodsTimes6th Grade7th Grade8th Grade
1Class9:05 – 10:05Unified Arts 1Core1Core 1
2Class10:10 – 11:05Core 1Unified Arts 1Core2
3/4Advisory/Lunch/Class11:10 – 12:05Core 2Core211:10-11:30 Adv11:35 – 12:05 Lun
5/6Advisory/Lunch/ Class12:10 – 1:0512:10-12:30 Adv12:35 – 1:05 LunCore 3Unified Arts 1
7/8Advisory/Lunch/Class1:10 – 2:05Unified Arts 21:10 – 1:30 Adv1:30 – 2:05 LunCore 3
9Class2:10 – 3:05Core 3Unified Arts 2Core 4
10Class3:10 – 4:05Core 4Core 4Unified Arts 2