Hamilton Middle School

801 Waukesha Street
Madison, WI 53705
Phone: (608) 204-4620
Fax: (608) 204-0417

Hamilton Middle School website

Hamilton at a Glance

The members of Velma Hamilton Middle School, a learning community rich in diversity, which values and promotes excellence and joy in education, will ensure that all members:

  • gain academic skills and knowledge
  • reach their fullest potential
  • treat themselves and others with respect
  • value cultural diversity
  • develop life-long learning skills

…by providing challenging educational experiences which are responsive to individual student needs, supported by partnership of school, family and community.

Class Size

Our 6th grade classes range in size from 22 to 25, while our 7th and 8th grade classes range from 25 to 30 students. Our total population is approximately 750 students.

Academic Achievement

Hamilton students consistently score well above the district, state and national averages in all areas of standardized achievement tests. They also perform extremely well at the state and national levels in academic competitions such as Math Counts, Wordmasters, Forensics, and Future Problem Solving. In addition, more than 50% of all Hamilton students are on the honor roll each quarter, earning a grade point average of 3.5 or higher.

Areas of Interest

Programs: During the course of the sixth and seventh grade academic years, students have one quarter of each unified art: art class, applied technology, family and consumer education, and computer technology. In eighth grade, students select two of the four options for a semester each. They also have a range of music choices, including band, orchestra, chorus, general music and music lab.

Special Classes: Sixth grade students may apply to take Future Problem Solving (FPS) in place of reading. Accelerated algebra and accelerated geometry are offered to any students who qualify.

3509 Blackhawk Dr, Shorewood Hills, WI 53705

Price$2,300,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1836766

  • Single Family
  • Address 3509 Blackhawk Dr
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

Untouched, elegant home in Shorewood Hills. Open fl plan w/chef’s kitchen w/double Sub-Zero & wine fridge, 48” Wolf, Cambria counters, & 10’ island. 1stfl master suite w/fireplace, his/her closets, huge walk-in shower & soaking tub. Additional 4-ensuite bedrooms w/tiled walk-in showers and walk-in closets. LL perfect for Au Pair or MIL suite w/ensuite & kitchen. Custom details including crown molding, 10” base, wide-plank flooring, paneled interior doors w/crystal knobs. Control4 & surround sound. 3-car garage w/ electric car chargers, epoxy floor & drains. Additional features in docs.

Listed by Sprinkman Real Estate

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3506 Lake Mendota Dr, Shorewood Hills, WI 53705

MLS Number 1818823

  • Single Family
  • Address 3506 Lake Mendota Dr
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

Experience the lakeside lifestyle in this sleek, modern home. Enjoy three levels of light-filled living space with soaring ceilings and gorgeous new maple floors. A professional-grade kitchen redo and wet bar make entertaining easy. Ample built-ins showcase your library and collections. A spa-like master bath with translucent glass brick, skylight, and two-way fireplace is a tranquil place to unwind. The neutral color palette awaits your personal touches.

Listed by Sprinkman Real Estate

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234 Lathrop St, Madison, WI 53726

Price$1,900,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1841379

  • Single Family
  • Address 234 Lathrop St
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Unprecedented Queen Anne in University Heights neighborhood! Complete overhaul down to the studs; everything is new while keeping the original character. Meticulously renovated & expanded home offers exquisite detail & refined finishes that boast timeless materials & custom design. Sprawling 5 bed/7 bath showcase home offers extraordinary great room overlooking spacious gourmet kitchen. Screened & wrap around porches, copper gutters, 4-car garage, extra sleeping space, professional landscaping & unique carriage house complete this fabulous one of a kind property. See docs for full list of features.

Listed by Chas Martin of Sprinkman Real Estate

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350 Hamilton St, Madison, WI 53703

Price$1,190,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1842624

  • Condominium
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • High School West
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall
  • Year Built 2005

Breathtaking lake views from luxurious end unit condo. Featured in magazines, #902 is an open concept entertainer’s dream w/2 BR+Den, Chef’s kitchen w/sitting area, formal dining, master bath spa shower, spa tub, Brazilian rosewood floors, Great room w/serving bar, wine fridge. Expansive views spanning Monona Terrace to UW Campus will keep you captivated. Stained-glass features, gorgeous lighting, art nooks and built-ins. Enjoy gas grilling on your 180 sq ft private terrace. Amenities include 2 storage rooms, guest suite, fitness center, community room, garden space, 2 parking spaces.

Listed by Coldwell Banker Success

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211 Henry St, Madison, WI 53703

Price$849,900

Est. Mortgage: $/month

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MLS Number 1845067

  • Condominium
  • Next Open House: Sun 20th 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • High School West
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Pre-Construction. Open House located at 216 Hamilton St-Barracuda Condominiums presents the next generation of condominium living in Downtown Madison! Prime location a block from the Capitol square w/incredible views of Lake Monona, State Capitol & Cityscape! Sophisticated modern design offering floor to ceiling windows, 10 ft ceilings, winter gardens & sleeping porches, plaster walls, 8 ft solid core doors, Cat 5 wiring, perimeter heat at windows, heated parking & upper units w/ landscaped terraces! Dream kitchens boast Sub Zero appliances & quartz c-tops! 19 units, 7 flr plans, price range $499,00-$849,900.

Listed by Lauer Realty Group, Inc.

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1630 Adams St, Madison, WI 53711

Price$830,000

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MLS Number 1846379

  • Single Family
  • Address 1630 Adams St
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Rare opportunity to have a new home in highly sought after location. Parade of Homes quality renovation by Thomas Zimmer Builders in heart of the Vilas neighborhood. First floor master, spacious kitchen, mud room, rec room & theater room for starters. Detached 2 car garage with quarters above is accessible through alley. Architecturally designed using rich finishing materials and thoughtful use of space. A stones throw to Vilas Park, Lake Wingra, University of Wisconsin, Trader Joe, Monroe Street shopping and Meriter & St. Mary's Hospitals. See plans & specs for exact dimensions, estimated completion in June.

Listed by Signature Real Estate LLC

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302 Lathrop St, Madison, WI 53726

Price$824,900

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 1828863

  • Single Family
  • Address 302 Lathrop St
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Mere blocks from Camp Randall and UW campus stands this magnificent three-story with true presence, tastefully blending classic architecture and modern appeal. This historic home entertains numerous guests on the spacious front porch, in the open, inviting kitchen with two cook-stoves, or in the roomy 3rd floor living space/studio with full bath. Great flow through classic foyer, parlor, and dining room. Excellent natural light throughout. So much to appreciate in this rare, captivating gem; you must come see it in person!

Listed by Mode Realty Network

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1234 Dartmouth Rd, Shorewood Hills, WI 53705

MLS Number 1836950

  • Single Family
  • Address 1234 Dartmouth Rd
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

A rare find in beautiful Shorewood Hills a home on a double lot w recently re finished hardwood floors + a secluded, lg backyard w. mature trees + big patio. 2 dining rms - one has big & impressive floor to ceiling windows ! 2 wood burning fireplaces - 1 in the living room & 1 in the lower level . Exposed bsmt w. windows & walkout to your nicely landscaped backyard . The local elementary school is the highly esteemed Shorewood Hills Elementary School . Easy bike ride or walk to shopping , UW , UW Hospital , VA , Shorewood Pool. Only a 12 min bus ride to heart of UW or downtown ! Concrete driveway. 2 car garage!

Listed by Incredible Real Estate

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222 Hamilton St, Madison, WI 53703

MLS Number 1840580

  • Condominium
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • High School West
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall
  • Year Built 2019

Pre-Construction. Barracuda Condominiums presents the next generation of condominium living in Downtown Madison! Prime location a block from the Capitol square w/incredible views of Lake Monona, State Capitol & Cityscape! Sophisticated modern design offering floor to ceiling windows, 10 ft ceilings, winter gardens & sleeping porches, plaster walls, 8 ft solid core doors, Cat 5 wiring, perimeter heat at windows, heated parking & upper units w/ landscaped terraces! Dream kitchens boast Sub Zero appliances & quartz c-tops! 19 units, 7 flr plans, price range $499,00-$849,900. Pre-Construction.

Listed by Liz Lauer of Lauer Realty Group, Inc.

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2107 West Lawn Ave, Madison, WI 53711

Price$770,000

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MLS Number 1836977

  • Single Family
  • Address 2107 West Lawn Ave
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

This rare Frank Lloyd Wright American System-Built home located in a choice neighborhood has been meticulously-restored with updates for modern living including a great cook's kitchen with Sub-Zero refrigerator and Viking stove. The home boasts generous closets, ubiquitous built-ins, leaded-glass windows, great light, a spacious deck and patio, a three-season porch, and is just a few blocks from the University of Wisconsin campus, neighborhood shopping and excellent schools.

Listed by First Weber Inc

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211 Henry St, Madison, WI 53703

Price$729,900

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MLS Number 1845066

  • Condominium
  • Next Open House: Sun 20th 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • High School West
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Pre-Construction. Open House located at 216 Hamilton St-Barracuda Condominiums presents the next generation of condominium living in Downtown Madison! Prime location a block from the Capitol square w/incredible views of Lake Monona, State Capitol & Cityscape! Sophisticated modern design offering floor to ceiling windows, 10 ft ceilings, winter gardens & sleeping porches, plaster walls, 8 ft solid core doors, Cat 5 wiring, perimeter heat at windows, heated parking & upper units w/ landscaped terraces! Dream kitchens boast Sub Zero appliances & quartz c-tops! 19 units, 7 flr plans, price range $499,00-$849,900.

Listed by Liz Lauer of Lauer Realty Group, Inc.

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211 Henry St, Madison, WI 53703

Price$719,900

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Open House

MLS Number 1845059

  • Condominium
  • Next Open House: Sun 20th 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • High School West
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Pre-Construction. Open House located at 216 Hamilton St-Barracuda Condominiums presents the next generation of condominium living in Downtown Madison! Prime location a block from the Capitol square w/incredible views of Lake Monona, State Capitol & Cityscape! Sophisticated modern design offering floor to ceiling windows, 10 ft ceilings, winter gardens & sleeping porches, plaster walls, 8 ft solid core doors, Cat 5 wiring, perimeter heat at windows, heated parking & upper units w/ landscaped terraces! Dream kitchens boast Sub Zero appliances & quartz c-tops! 19 units, 7 flr plans, price range $499,00-$849,900.

Listed by Liz Lauer of Lauer Realty Group, Inc.

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