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.

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

Motivated Seller! 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$1,800,000

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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 Sprinkman Real Estate

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350 S Hamilton St Unit 902 Madison WI 53703

Price$1,190,000

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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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625 N Segoe Rd Unit 1003 Madison WI 53705

Price$999,900

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MLS Number 1849556

  • Condominium
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • High School West
  • Elementary School Van Hise
  • Year Built 2006

This luxury custom condo offers fashionable designer finishes throughout. Dramatic Panoramic City, Lake & Capitol views. The spacious great rm is surrounded by over-sized glass, offers high-end fireplace, custom built-in's, 1 of the Lrgst balconies in the building + 2 add'l BALC. Beautifully curved walls, multiple transom windows, hardwood flrs, surround sound, gas to unit, steam/jet shower & custom doors. Dbl doors lead to master oasis that includes: sitting area, 3rd BALC, WIC, dbl sided FP to spa-like bath w/ tiled shower & sep tub. Open bonus area, office, laundry, private XL storage unit complete this home!

Listed by RE/MAX Preferred

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802-804 Drake St Madison WI 53715

Price$975,000

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MLS Number 1849163

  • Multi-Family
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall
  • High School West
  • Address 802-804 Drake St
  • Acreage 0.14

All offers need to be submitted by 5pm Monday Feb 18 for review on Feb 19. Prepare to be impressed! This side-by-side 2 unit, known as the ‘Louis Perlman House’, is a masterpiece in craftsmanship & Tudor Revival design. Across from Monona Bay, property features 2 separate living units & fully finished 420 sqft study above 2 car garage! Oak floors throughout, elegant woodwork, & built-ins! Unit 1 feat 3 BR, 4 ½ Bth, 2 kitchens, office, dining, living rm, sun rm, finished LL, 3rd floor family rm, & an elevator! Unit 2 feat 2BR, 1 ¾ Bth, living rm, sun rm, dining & kitchen. US Bank Trust property being sold ‘as-is’

Listed by Luetke Investment Real Estate

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211 S Henry St Unit 603 Madison WI 53703

Price$849,900

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MLS Number 1845067

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

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

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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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211 S Henry St Unit 503 Madison WI 53703

Price$799,900

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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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2242 Eton Ridge Madison WI 53726

Price$775,000

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MLS Number 1849331

  • Single Family
  • Address 2242 Eton Ridge
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Gorgeous craftsman bungalow in one of Madison's most desirable neighborhoods! Original woodwork and beautiful hardwood floors feature prominently throughout incredibly spacious rooms. Enjoy the meticulous execution of the Asst Housewrights total kitchen remodel featuring custom quartersawn white oak cabinets, stainless steel appliances, soft-close cabinetry, breakfast bar, and large custom pantry. Second level boasts huge upper level family room with vaulted ceilings, lofted bonus area, and master bedroom with windows inviting abundant natural light. Beautiful screen porch! Back patio overlooking garden with variety of perennials including: hostas, rhododendrons, Japanese maple, peonies, raspberry bushes and a ginormous rhubarb plant. Take a 3D Tour! Once it loads, simply click inside to start looking around & click on the white circles on the floor to advance through the rooms.   Mobile Tour: View 3D Mobile Friendly Tour>  2242 Eton Ridge, Features and Updates ⬧ 2018 New roof ⬧ 2018 New kitchen faucet and water filter ⬧ 2017 New boiler installed ⬧ 2014 New washer/dryer ⬧ 2014 New dishwasher ⬧ 2013 Upstairs living room windows replaced ⬧ 2012 Ductless air conditioners installed through out home - seven total. Quiet and efficient. ⬧ 2012 Siding professionally painted ⬧ 2011 New water softener ⬧ 2011 New storm windows throughout ⬧ 2010 Full main level bathroom remodel, window replaced ⬧ 2010 New 50 gallon water heater ⬧ 2009 Fully fenced in back yard ⬧ 2009 High efficiency wood burning fireplace insert in living room ⬧ 2009 Sump pump and drain tile installed - foundation crack (south wall) professionally remediated - west sidewalk removed, tree removed and landscaping improved to optimize water drainage. - no water intrusion since 2009, including during 2018 flood event. ⬧ Updated windows in all rooms - original wavy glass windows remain in living and dining rooms for character. ⬧ Skylights in family room and back patio   * View and download brochure for 2242 Eton Ridge  >   Regent Neighborhood To the west of Camp Randall is one of Madison’s most historic neighborhoods, the Regent Neighborhood. It’s famous for classic Victorian and modern homes, beautiful mature trees, and the prime location within walking and biking distance to the University of WI - Madison, the UW Hospitals, Regent Street Co-op, Hoyt park, and West High School. With many nearby restaurants, bike paths, shopping, movies, coffee shops and more, the location is one of the neighborhood’s best qualities. Madison School District: Franklin-Randall Elementary Hamilton Middle West High School

Listed by The Alvarado Group, Inc

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121 S Hamilton St Unit 401-a Madison WI 53703

MLS Number 1851089

  • Condominium
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • High School West
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall
  • Year Built 1913

Timeless contemporary design & exceptionally large, 2-story condo that looks & feels like a single family home, in a unique historic bldg located 1/2 block from the Capitol Square! Endless windows, sliding doors, skylights & tremendous southern exposure makes it delightfully light-filled all year-round! Generous wrap-around patio on 4th fl & expansive private rooftop garden on 5th fl w/ spectacular views of the Capitol & Lake Monona. Main fl Mstr suite & laundry, open layout w/built-in Murphy bed & huge bathroom w/luxurious Japanese tub & 2nd laundry. Parking for 2 cars! Optional parking for 2 more!

Listed by Lake & City Homes Realty

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