Hamilton Primary School
908-575-0050 for the school; 908-658-3191 for the afterschool program
Students at Hamilton Primary School have many opportunities to participate in different classes and events for a range of learning experiences. Students have the opportunity to participate in student council, student energy efficiency patrol and PTO-sponsored classes. Students work in literary-enrichment and genre activities. The School and PTO also sponsor author visits, art displays, natural environment work and the maintenance of school gardens for the Nature Trail.
The Hamilton Afterschool Program is held at the Hamilton School for children grades K through 4. The program uses school facilities including the gym and playground. Children participate in arts and crafts, music and games; they also do homework. All staff are CPR and first aid certified.
- Fax: 908-658-3431
- Hours: Morning Kindergarten students: Mon - Fri, 8:35am - 11:15am; afternoon Kindergarten students: Mon - Fri, 12:15pm - 2:55pm; all other students attend Mon - Fri, 8:35am - 2:55pm After school program is Mon - Fri, until 6:00pm.
- Handicap Accessible: The entrance is level with the parking lot.
- Number of students: 462
- Public/Private: Public
- Student-to-teacher ratio: 9.2:1
- Parking: Free lot
- Number of faculty: about 76 faculty members
- How engaged is the school with the community?: Students have participated in many service projects, participating in recycling activities, and working with such charities as UNICEF, the Somerset County Food Bank and collecting items for those in need.
- Payments accepted: Personal Check
- Ages: Kindergarten through 4th grade
- Capacity: 175
- Insured: Yes
- Licensed: Yes
- Average personnel experience (years): 10
- Average personnel training (years): 6
- Grade levels: Kindergarten - Grade 4
- Special education: Yes
- Features: Auditorium/stage, Cafeteria, Computer lab, Infirmary, Library