Hamburg Central School District

District News

Proposed 2016-17 budget has tax levy decrease
A proposed 2016-17 budget that preserves current programs and services while providing added instructional staff will be presented to voters on Tuesday, May 17. Totaling $66 million, it represents a budget-to-budget increase of $0 and tax levy decrease of 4.46%. This is believed to be the first tax levy decrease in more than 30 years. Click here for more budget information.
 
Community forum will detail repair/renovation project
Details about the district’s proposed capital improvements project 2016 will be presented at the second of two community forums. The final forum will be on construction Tuesday, May 10 at Charlotte Avenue Elementary School, 301 Charlotte Ave., after the 6:30 p.m. School Board meeting. The district in May will seek voter approval for the $9.875 million project, which will include basic repairs/renovations in all six of its schools. Click here for more information.
 
Change to school calendar: Schools closed on Friday, May 27, resulting in an extended Memorial Day weekend. This adjustment is being made to align the school calendar with the instructional calendar. 

Announcements

  • Girls' softball hosting food trucks on April 29

    Food trucks will roll into Hamburg High School,4111 Legion Dr., on Friday, April 29 from 3-8 p.m. in a benefit for Hamburg Girls' Softball.

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  • "Pie in the Eye" benefit stirs Armor competition

    Who will get a “Pie in the Eye?” That’s what everyone’s wondering at Armor Elementary School, where a clever fund-raiser is under way for Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo. Students are using their loose change to “vote” for which of nine teachers they would most like to see take a pie in the face at an assembly on May 6 (thrown with the Armor trademark of kindness and respect, of course).

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  • Lifeguarding courses scheduled at Hamburg

    Hamburg Middle School and Hamburg High School will be the sites for lifeguard training starting in April. Full course lifeguard training and waterfront instruction will be offered on Saturdays, April 30; May 7, 14, 21; June 4, 11 from 8:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. The waterfront instruction will also take place June 18 at Hamburg Beach.

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  • Kindergarten registration date scheduled

    Kindergarten registration for the 2016-17 school year in the Hamburg Central School District is scheduled for Tuesday, May 3 from 1-3 p.m. in the district's four elementary schools. These hours are only for dropping off registration paperwork at the main office of the elementary school for which the child is registering: Armor Elementary, Boston Valley Elementary, Charlotte Avenue Elementary or Union Pleasant Elementary.

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  • PreKindergarten registration under way

    Registration is under way for the district's Universal PreKindergarten (PreK) 2016-17 program at Charlotte Avenue Elementary School. The program is available to children who will be four years old on or before Dec. 1, 2016.

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