Hamilton High School

The Official Newsletter for Hamilton High 9/12-9/25

SPIRIT WEEK 9/14-9/18

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Student Return on October 13th

We are currently working on our detailed COVID site/facilities plan for the student return to campus on October 13, 2020. There will be information that will be coming out via Infinite Campus in the next few weeks.

· Student parking (information coming Monday, September 14, 2020).

· Bell Schedule

· LINK CREW (for Freshman Only)

· Detailed COVID site/faculties plan for our buildings

Busing Information

If your student rides the bus, all routes are loaded into Infinite Campus.

1. Log into Infinite Campus

2. Click on More (on the bottom left)

3. Click on Transportation

4. Your students bus route info, including times, route #, and stop will be listed

We will have more information later this week on bus riding procedures.


UPCOMING DATES/INFORMATION FOR SENIORS

Senior Picture Update

Seniors who have not had their senior pictures taken for the yearbook, Prestige will be at the Hamilton campus this fall. They will be at HHS on Thursday, 11/19 and Friday, 11/20 from 12:15pm – 6:00pm and Saturday, 11/21 from 8:00am – 6:00pm on a walk-in basis. Call Prestige at 480-296-2880 IF seniors prefer to make an appointment to have senior photos taken at their Glendale studio.

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

Abbie Jin was recently named one of the top 30 videos in the Breakthrough Junior Challenge, a worldwide competition asking students to design and film a video explaining a challenging concept in math or science. In addition to receiving a $25,000.00 scholarship for college, the winner's school receives a $100,000 state-of-the-art science lab designed by Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, and his or her nominated teacher also receives a $55,000 cash prize. Abbie's video addresses the process of producing a vaccine for the SARS-C0v-2, the virus that causes Covid19.


The competition is now in the Popular Vote phase, where the students whose videos receive the most number of likes, positive reactions, and shares on the Breakthrough Challenge's Facebook page by September 20 advance automatically to the final round. One like = one vote, and one share = one vote! Please consider supporting her success by visiting and voting for her video by liking and sharing it. This is an incomparable opportunity for Abbie and for Hamilton. Abbie's submitted video can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=306587827270412&extid=NuqM2k5kdinKUNcc.


In a time of uncertainty, it is heartening to know that there are brilliant, motivated young people in our own CUSD community working to make the world safer, healthier, and happier for all of us. Please spread the good news.


Show your support for Abbie by sharing this and voting.


Abbie was also interviewed by AZFamily 3TV/CBS5 this week. Please read article: AZFamily intervirew

VOLLEYBALL ATHLETE SPOTLIGHTS

Congratulations to Micah Gryniewicz who has been offered a Volleyball Scholarship to attend University of Alabama.
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Congratulations to Jordan Middleton who has been offered a Volleyball Scholarship to attend University of Southern California.
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Congratulations to Tatum Thomas who has been offered a full ride scholarship to Grand Canyon University.
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Congratulations National Merit Semifinalist

Congratulations to our 45 National Merit Semifinalists! These students entered the 2021 National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the 2019 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) and have the highest scores in the state of Arizona. These academically talented seniors have an opportunity to continue to compete for National Merit Scholarships. Way to go Huskies!! We are proud of you!


Abhinav Adari, Jayashree Adivarahan, Omkar Arasaiah, Sabah Ashfeen, Vinayak Athavale, Nidhi Athreya, Katie Boatright, Kabir Cheema, Andrew Chen, Michael Chen, Viveka Chinnasamy, Raj Chopra, Rachel Cox, Dylan Crespo, Anika Desai, Amanda Gong, Rishabh Guttal, Manvi Harde, Zara Jahan, Ika Lin, Emilie Ma, Ria Manathkar, Dravid Navale, Ramya Nishtala, Liane Ozoemelam, Shivan Patel, Shravan Pejavar, Aishwarya Potturu, Archana Ram, Sanjana Ramakrishnan, Sazma Sarwar, Afreen Shah, Neha Shakir, Niharika Sharma, Arjun Singh, Rick Sun, Kaitlyn Tam, Amy Wang, Angela Wang, Joseph Wang, Ethan Xiong, Arthur Yang, Jessica Zhang, Xenia Zhao, Aris Zhu

Peer Tutoring Information

If your student(s) need a peer tutor, they can join the Google Meet every Monday afternoon to get help.


Time: 2:30—3:30 PM (every Monday, starting from 9/14)

Google Meet Link: https://classroom.google.com/c/MTI3ODQyMTU1NTc4?cjc=77lljay

Contac info: peertutoringhhs@gmail.com

Remind 101: text @peerhhs to 81010

Girls Golf vs Desert Vista

Monday, Sep. 14th, 3pm

500 East Riggs Road

Chandler, AZ

Boys Golf vs Chaparral/Higley

Tuesday, Sep. 15th, 3pm

7600 East Gainey Club Drive

Scottsdale, AZ

AJROTC Panda Express Fundraiser

Tuesday, Sep. 15th, 2:30pm

4040 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls Golf vs Chandler/Mesa/Mountain View

Wednesday, Sep. 16th, 3pm

24218 South Oakwood Boulevard

Sun Lakes, AZ

Boys Golf vs Chandler/Perry

Thursday, Sep. 17th, 3pm

500 East Riggs Road

Chandler, AZ

Badminton Flying Feathers Tournament

Friday, Sep. 18th, 8am-6pm

4301 East Guadalupe Road

Gilbert, AZ

Badminton Flying Feathers Tournament

Saturday, Sep. 19th, 8am-5pm

4301 East Guadalupe Road

Gilbert, AZ

Girls Golf vs Cactus Shadows

Monday, Sep. 21st, 3pm

100 North Dakota Street

Chandler, AZ

Freshman Boys Tennis @ Desert Mountain

Tuesday, Sep. 22nd, 3:30pm

12575 East Vía Linda

Scottsdale, AZ

Freshman Girls Tennis vs Desert Mountain

Tuesday, Sep. 22nd, 3:30pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Badminton vs Mountain View

Tuesday, Sep. 22nd, 4-6pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls Volleyball @ Chandler

Tuesday, Sep. 22nd, 4pm

350 North Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls Golf vs Xavier

Wednesday, Sep. 23rd, 3pm

2901 North 7th Street

Phoenix, AZ

Badminton vs Chapparral

Wednesday, Sep. 23rd, 4-6pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Girls Golf 2020 Ridge Open

Thursday, Sep. 24th, 12pm

9462 E. Legendary Ln

Scottsdale, AZ

Freshman Boys Tennis vs Casteel

Thursday, Sep. 24th, 3:30pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Freshman Girls Tennis @ Casteel

Thursday, Sep. 24th, 3:30pm

24901 South Power Road

Queen Creek, AZ

Girls Volleyball vs Maricopa

Thursday, Sep. 24th, 4pm

3700 South Arizona Avenue

Chandler, AZ

Badminton @ Dobson

Thursday, Sep. 24th, 4-6pm

1501 West Guadalupe Road

Mesa, AZ