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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1303 Edgehill Dr Shorewood Hills WI 53705

Price$1,750,000

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MLS Number 1860782

  • Single Family
  • Address 1303 Edgehill Dr
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

Stunning 4 bedroom 3.5 bath classic tudor in the Village of Shorewood Hills! This one of a kind home is meticulously coordinated with the finest appointments throughout. Gourmet kitchen features custom cabinets, Carrara marble counters, Wolf double oven & cooktop, Sub-Zero fridge, Miele espresso machine, walk-in pantry and large center island. Incredible master suite with his & her closets, heated marble floors and tiled shower. Dual laundry, 2 fireplaces, incredible office, inviting sunroom, heated driveway and much more! Backs up to UW community garden and across the street from Four Corners Park.

Listed by Pinnacle Real Estate Group LLC

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1209 Shorewood Blvd Shorewood Hills WI 53705

Price$1,025,000

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MLS Number 1857789

  • Single Family
  • Address 1209 Shorewood Blvd
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

Stunning & stylish, located in the heart of Shorewood Hills & perfect for every day living! Improvements include high-end kitchen w/ custom cabinets, in-floor radian heat & granite countertops. Master suite w/ walk-in closet, large bath w/ marble finishes. Spiral staircase to amazing, large rec room. Home features a spacious living room w/stone, wood-burning fireplace, beautiful original woodwork, peaceful screen porch, & main floor laundry. Enjoy the sun & neighborhood from front deck over two-four car garage. This property defines luxury living only steps away from school, pool, shopping & UW.

Listed by Sprinkman Real Estate

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625 N Segoe Rd Unit 1003 Madison WI 53705

Price$991,750

Est. Mortgage: $/month

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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1244 Wellesley Rd Shorewood Hills WI 53705

MLS Number 1858805

  • Single Family
  • Address 1244 Wellesley Rd
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

Showings being June 1. Once in a lifetime chance to own a home in Shorewood Hills. Tudor Revival style home on hard-to-find double lot. Lovingly maintained w/ old style charm. Flexible home offers up to 6 bedrms including a "guest suite" that could serve as master bedrm or au pair suite w/ private entrance. Features include refinished hardwds, new carpet & paint. LL partially finished to include rec rm. Large paver patio, perennial gardens w/ paver path & fenced, gated area for pets or children. Rare 2-car attached garage. Easy access to UW, pool, parks, schools. Assessment does not reflect all living area.

Listed by Assist 2 Sell Homes 4 You Realty

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1630 Adams St Madison WI 53711

Price$899,900

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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 Sept.

Listed by Signature Real Estate LLC

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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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3549 Lake Mendota Dr Shorewood Hills WI 53705
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MLS Number 1853326

  • Single Family
  • Address 3549 Lake Mendota Dr
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

A unique opportunity in Shorewood Hills! 2-story home sits on private lot on Blackhawk golf course w/ Lake Mendota views. Main level includes huge living room w/tons of natural light, gas fireplace, family room w/ wood-burning fireplace & screened porch. Great potential to open kitchen and make it your own. Spacious master suite w/potential for larger spa bath is separate from other 3 bedrooms on upper level. Walk-up attic could be finished for even more livable space or used for storage. 2-car garage. Enjoy beautiful sunsets nightly and make this long time, meticulously maintained family home yours.

Listed by Chas Martin of Sprinkman Real Estate

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1902 Arlington Pl Madison WI 53726

Price$800,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

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MLS Number 1857063

  • Single Family
  • Address 1902 Arlington Pl
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

John T.W. Jennings, supervising architect at the UW built this house for his family in 1903 drawing on an eclectic mix of Prairie, Beaux Arts, and Victorian influences. Modern improvements by the current owners including kitchen, baths, electrical, and plumbing were made with careful attention to the original character. Located in upper University Heights, positioned for morning sun, shaded by mature trees, the interior is filled with comfortable natural light. The oversize windows and expansive porches provide views of the beautiful seasonal gardens. Walk or bike to the University, UW Hospital, neighborhood re

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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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3218 Topping Rd Shorewood Hills WI 53705

Price$775,000

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MLS Number 1854408

  • Single Family
  • Address 3218 Topping Rd
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Shorewood

Uniquely designed, mid-century modern home on large lot in prestigious Shorewood Hills. Entertaining is made easy w/newly remodeled gourmet kitchen which showcases top design elements, custom cabinetry & high-end appliances. Open floor plan boasts large living/dining area w/ fireplace & views of wooded lot. Spacious & bright main level master bedroom w/ additional bedrooms on lower level. Walk out level provides access to unique yard with separate sitting areas, deck, built-in firepit & beautiful gardens. Carport can easily be converted into a garage. Close to schools, parks, pool & shopping.

Listed by Chas Martin of Sprinkman Real Estate

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2011 Chadbourne Ave Madison WI 53726

Price$775,000

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MLS Number 1852436

  • Single Family
  • Address 2011 Chadbourne Ave
  • High School West
  • Middle School Hamilton
  • Elementary School Franklin/Randall

Beautiful, updated, sunny & well cared for American Four Square home. In the coveted neighborhood of University Heights where you can walk to everything. Original woodwork, pocket doors, gleaming hardwood floors, window seats, a library & wood burning fireplace. Updated kitchen includes SubZero Fridge, Wolf Range & breakfast bar. New french doors leading to a fenced in yard - outside patio w/firepit. Huge master bedroom has skylight & en-suite bath. Basement rec room has radiant floor heating. 2 car garage. New roof, water heater & softener. Electric car charge. All you need to do is move in!

Listed by EXP Realty, LLC

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