Hamilton High School

The Official Newsletter for Hamilton HIgh School 1/18-1/31

Hamilton Marching Band Highlights

Hamilton High School’s Marching Band was invited to march in the Fiesta Bowl Parade on December 28th which was televised live on AZ-Channel 3! Hamilton’s Marching Band also marched in the Chandler Parade of Lights on December 7th.

The Hamilton Marching Band wrapped up their competitive season in November placing 13th in the State Division 4A AZMBA Championships and 13th place in the ABODA State Semi-finals. They placed 3rd place in the Dobson ABODA , Sunrise Mountain AZMBA and Williams Field AZMBA marching band contests and 5th place at Corona del Sol ABODA contest.

Hamilton brought home the 1st Place prize at Higley High School’s ABODA Contest along with merit captions for Music, Percussion and Color Guard! Hamilton Marching Band also received a special honor and prize for best crowd-pleasing performance at this event!

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Students of the Month

Hamilton Academic Decathlon

Your Hamilton Academic Decathlon team once again upheld their reputation as one of the top programs in the State. Students competed on college-level material in seven core subjects in addition to delivering both a prepared and an impromptu speech, participating in an interview, and writing an essay. Our thematic topic this year is "Health and Wellness" with a science focus on the biology of cancer.


Team results:

1st - Hamilton 42,027

2nd - Red Mountain 35,932

3rd - Higley 35,335


Individual results:

Honors

Ethan Xiong- 1st overall, 1st honors category, 3rd Economics, 1st Speech, 1st Interview, 1st Music, 3rd Science, 1st Lang and Lit

Jasmine Sun- 3rd honors category, 1st Art, 2nd Interview, 1st Essay, 2nd Lang and Lit, 2nd Social Sci

Aris Zhu-2nd Math, 3rd Music

Nidhi Athreya- 3rd Speech, 2nd Art, 1st Nidhi

Michael Chen- 1st Math, 1st Economics

Hanson Liu- 3rd Math

Patrick Kigin - 1st Science, 3rd Social Sci

Scholastic

Jake Grieshaber- 1st Scholastic category, 3rd Math, 1st Music, 1st Science, 2nd Lang and Lit, 2nd Social Sci (tie),

Abhi Adari- 3rd scholastic category, 2nd Economics, 3rd Art, 3rd Science, 2nd Social Sci (tie)

Eisha Giran- 3rd Music, 3rd Lang and Lit

Sophie Macko- 1st Lang and Lit

Varsity

Tyler Thornton-2nd varsity category, 3rd Speech, 1st Art, 3rd Interview (tie), 1st Music,

Matthew Nguyen- 3rd Interview (tie)

We the People

Your Huskies' We the People Team took 3rd place at the culminating State Competition at Mesa Community College. 10 teams competed at State. Corona took 2nd and Mountain View took 1st.

Speech and Debate - 1st Place

Please congratulate your Hamilton Speech and Debate team for their win at ASU. Out of 123 schools and 1,444 competitors, your Huskies placed 1st in Sweepstakes. We had semi-finalists and finalists in nearly every event. The team is already gearing up for our Harvard competition in February.

DECA Districts

We brought home a total of 43 1st Place Medals in various categories (e.g. Exams, Principles of Marketing, Principles of Finance, Human Resources, Business Management and Administration)
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Activities Schedule

Boys Basketball MLK Classic

Monday, Jan. 20th, 4pm

1730 South Mill Avenue

Tempe, AZ

F/JV/V Boys Basketball vs. Basha

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 4pm

5990 South Val Vista Drive

Chandler, AZ

Girls F/JV/V Girls Basketball vs. Basha

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Boys JV/V Soccer vs. Desert Vista

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 4pm

16440 South 32nd Street

Phoenix, AZ

Girls JV/V Soccer vs. Desert Vista

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Free College Workshop - Financial Aid

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 6:30pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Cafeteria

Club Fair

Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, 9:15am

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Main Hallway

Wrestling Multi Meet

Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, 4pm

5990 South Val Vista Drive

Chandler, AZ

JVB Boys Soccer vs. Desert Vista

Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

8th Grade Parent Open House/Orientation

Wednesday, Jan. 22nd, 5:30pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Club Fair

Thursday, Jan. 23rd, 9:15am

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Main Hallway

Boys JVB/C Soccer vs. Brophy

Thursday, Jan. 23rd, 4pm

4701 North Central Avenue

Phoenix, AZ

Boys JVB/C Soccer vs. Perry

Friday, Jan. 24th, 3pm

1919 East Queen Creek Road

Gilbert, AZ

Girls JV/V Soccer vs. Perry

Friday, Jan. 24th, 3pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Boys JV/V Soccer vs. Perry

Friday, Jan. 24th, 4pm

1919 East Queen Creek Road

Gilbert, AZ

Boys F/JV/V Basketball vs. Brophy

Friday, Jan. 24th, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls JVB/C Soccer vs. Perry

Friday, Jan. 24th, 5pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls F/JV/V Basketball vs. Xavier

Friday, Jan. 24th, 4pm

4710 North 5th Street

Phoenix, AZ

Cheer - USA Arizona Open

Saturday, Jan. 25th, 8am

6935 East Gold Dust Avenue

Scottsdale, AZ

Wrestling - Anthony Robles Eastside Tournament

Saturday, Jan. 25th, 9am

1630 East Southern Avenue

Mesa, AZ

Girls JVB/C Soccer vs. Alhambra

Monday, Jan. 27th, 4pm

3839 West Camelback Road

Phoenix, AZ

Boys JV/V Soccer vs. Basha

Tuesday, Jan. 28th, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls JV/V Soccer vs. Basha

Tuesday, Jan. 28th, 4pm

5990 South Val Vista Drive

Chandler, AZ

Boys F/JV/V Basketball vs. Chandler

Tuesday, Jan. 28th, 4pm

350 North Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls F/JV/V Basketball vs. Chandler

Tuesday, Jan. 28th, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Wrestling Multi Meet

Wednesday, Jan. 29th, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

ASVAB

Thursday, Jan. 30th, 7am

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Auditorium

F/JV/V Boys Basketball vs. Desert Vista

Thursday, Jan. 30th, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

F/JV/V Girls Basketball vs. Desert Vista

Thursday, Jan. 30th, 4pm

16440 South 32nd Street

Phoenix, AZ

Girls JVB/C Soccer vs. ACP

Thursday, Jan. 30th, 6pm

1150 West Erie Street

Chandler, AZ

Boys JV/V Soccer vs. Kofa

Friday, Jan. 31st, 4pm

3100 South Avenue A

Yuma, AZ

Girls JV/V Soccer vs. Kofa

Friday, Jan. 31st, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ