The Life of Mr. Scott

The Life of Mr. Scott

Jeremy Guzman, Staff Writer

February 24, 2020

Do you know Mr.Scott? Do you want to know how he became a teacher? What it was like transitioning while he was at Yale? Today I will be interviewing Mr.Scott  about his childhood, school life and more. He grew up in Vermont and went to Rice Memorial High School then went to yale. Let's talk about ...

Mrs. Hines’s Journey to Hamilton Grange

Bobby Dufek, Staff Writer

February 23, 2020

Mrs. Hines is an 8th-grade science teacher and an excellent 8th-grade teacher in my opinion. This article will explain her life leading up to teaching at Hamilton Grange. Mrs. Hines lives in Manhattan. She is very skilled in teaching. I chose to interview Mrs. Hines because I knew that she lived in the c...

The Teacher Who Survived A Revolution: Luke Bolton

The Teacher Who Survived A Revolution: Luke Bolton

Leonard Blachly-Preston, Staff Writer

February 23, 2020

He helped found the school. He’s also a world traveler and an Egyptian Revolution survivor. That is one of the less known things about sixth-grade Humanities teacher Luke Bolton. In 2011, he moved to Egypt to study Arabic and international relations between the United States of America and Egypt...

Mr. K’s Journey To Teaching

Mr. K's Journey To Teaching

Wilson Almonte, Staff Writer

February 23, 2020

Do you know Mr. Kazemi? Would you like to know more about him? If so, keep reading because I am going to teach you about his personal life and how he got to Hamilton Grange. Joe Kazemi, known as Mr. K, is an 8th-grade math teacher. I was interested in learning what got him here and how he became a tea...

Chaos In Iowa Primary

Chaos In Iowa Primary

Leonard Blachly-Preston, Staff Writer

February 12, 2020

Chaos, confusion, and delay. Those are the symptoms in Iowa after the primaries. Iowa had the first presidential primary for the 2020 presidential elections, on February 3rd, 2020. Two days after the primaries, the results for the Democratic votes were not yet confirmed. Only 71% of the Democratic...

How Do New Kids Feel About Newspaper Club?

How Do New Kids Feel About Newspaper Club?

Dylan Wagner, Staff Writer

January 8, 2020

Today I will be interviewing two new kids that just joined The Hamilton Times to see if they like it or hate it. I interviewed 8th-grade students Wilson Almonte and Bobby Dufek last week at Hamilton Grange Middle School to see their point of view on the newspaper club. First, I interviewed Bob...

Phones Ruin HGMS Sleep Schedules

Phones Ruin HGMS Sleep Schedules

Jaiydalyn Santos, Staff Writer

January 8, 2020

Have you ever overslept during the morning on a school day, and arrived late? Have you ever scrolled on your phone for hours while your supposed to be sleeping? Have you been absent because you overslept?  Different students at Hamilton Grange have different sleeping patterns, going from sleeping a...

JV Basketball Loses First Game

JV Basketball Loses First Game

Mia Ramirez, Staff Writer

January 8, 2020

The first junior varsity (JV) basketball game in HGMS happened on December 4, 2019. The score was 33 to 7. Sadly, HGMS lost, but maybe next time we'll win! The players in the JV team that started the game included Kevin, Yariel, Diego, and Aiden. I interviewed players on the team to learn more about...

Meet The 2020 Candidates

Meet The 2020 Candidates

Leonard Blachly-Preston, Staff Writer

January 1, 2020

For the 2020 presidential election, there were twenty-seven Democratic candidates running for the Democratic nomination for president. Of those twenty-seven candidates, it has been narrowed down to only 17 candidates. The top four candidates in the running are Pete Buttigieg, Bernie Sanders, Joe Bide...

Varsity Basketball Starts Season 1-2

Varsity Basketball Starts Season 1-2

Frankie Melendez, Staff Writer

December 30, 2019

Recently the Hamilton Grange boys’ varsity basketball team started their season with three games. On December 6th they won 28-23, on December 14th they lost, and on December 17th they lost 48-39. The games took place in the HGMS gym and in the New Design school gym. During the games, many HGMS...

What Kids Read At Hamilton Grange

What Kids Read At Hamilton Grange

Madeline Johnson, Staff Writer

December 30, 2019

Reading is an important thing at Hamilton Grange.  Many children and adults have mixed feelings about reading. I interviewed many adults and children on what books students like and what books they think we would like. Librarian Miriam Familia said that kids read graphic novels. “I try to have...

Thanksgiving: What Really Happened?

Thanksgiving: What Really Happened?

Leonard Blachly-Preston, Staff Writer

December 30, 2019

“What really happened?” There are many questions that circulate around what the truth about Thanksgiving is, and there is now conclusive proof of what really happened. The students of Hamilton Grange Middle school recently learned about this in Humanities, and what they learned shocked Sixth-gra...

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