Hamilton Elementary Computer Lab
Each K - 3 classroom contains 4 Dell workstations as well as an HP 5500 Ink Jet Printer. One workstation is configured for AV use and includes a DVD player, card reader and connection to a Promethean Board. Each classroom contains a Document Camera. Fourth and fifth grade classrooms have two desktop and two laptop computers.
All classrooms and the Computer Lab are equipped with Promethean Interactive Whiteboards. Hamilton owns two 32 ActiVote learner response systems. Teachers and students also two carts of Dell laptops.
Our Computer Lab contains 32 Dell Workstations, an HP LaserJet 4015 black and white printer, an HP Color LaserJet Printer, an HP Tabloid Printer and an HP Poster Printer, an HP Scanner, and Intel QX5 and Motic Computer Microscopes, Sony and Canon digital cameras, Flip and Panasonic digital video cameras as well as a Promethean Board for large screen display and headphones for each workstation.
Hamilton has a 2 camera, green screen television studio as well as multi-mic podcasting and mixing equipment. Iin 2009 live webcasting microphones were purchased to enable live webcasting of school events.
In November, 2010 we added studio lighting to our television studio.
Hamilton teachers share two laptop carts each containing 11 laptops. Laptops are checked our for special projects and collaborative learning activities. Hamilton is a "wireless" campus allowing the laptops to be used in any classroom.
Students at Hamilton have access to a full complement of productivity tools including Microsoft Office 20010,Students also use Accelerated Reader, and SuccessMaker Enterprise.
In addition the Hamilton network contains additional software for Music, Science, Language Arts, Math and Social Science as well as subscriptions to research sites.
Hamilton Elementary maintains an active presence on social media including Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. PTA Meetings are live streamed for parents who cannot attend in person.