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News and Events

News and Events at Hampton Academy

April Activities:

April Social Skills topics:

Discussing Appropriate Topics
Negotiating or Compromising

  • April 1: Early Dismissal – Spring Break begins
  • April 2-9 Spring Break
  • April 13: End of 3rd marking period
  • April 14: Early Dismissal – Student Planning
  • April 16: Student Council Spirit Day – Rainbow Day
  • April 16: Report Cards mailed / distributed
  • April 19 – 23: Early Dismissal – Annual Review Week
  • April 21: Early Dismissal – Student Planning
  • April 28: Early Dismissal – Student Planning

Team Shirt Day

On Friday, March 19th the Students and Staff at Hampton Academy participated in Team Shirt Day. This fun activity coincided with The Academy’s Social Skill of the Week: TEAMWORK. During the week, Social Workers conducted lessons with their students that highlighted the importance of working together as a team.

Honoring Women's History Month

Ms. Valerie holding up a book

In honor of Women’s History Month, Hampton Academy would like to pay tribute to a highly accomplished staff member who has achieved success beyond the classroom. Ms. Valerie F., Academy Teacher, is a talented writer who has had several books published. Her publications are making a positive impact on the lives of her readers. The Hampton Academy students are fortunate to have accomplished Women like Ms. Valerie guide them through their educational journey!

Tie Dye Day at Hampton Academy

February 26th was Tie Dye Day at Hampton Academy. Staff and Students had the opportunity to wear their favorite Tie Dye clothing/mask for the day. To prepare for the activity, Student Council Staff worked in collaboration with the Academy Art Therapy Teacher and Classroom Paraprofessional to incorporate time in each student’s academic schedule to make their own Tie Dye Mask. By the end of last week, all students had a homemade tie-dyed mask. Tie Dye Day provided Staff and Students with an opportunity to have a little fun and show off their Tie Dye Apparel!

Hampton Academy Celebrates 100th Day of School

This week, Hampton Academy marked the 100th day of school by reflecting upon and celebrating major milestones in our students’ academic achievement, especially with the challenges occurring during a pandemic!

Our Student Council announced that the 100th Day would be a “Dress for Success” theme. This theme created multiple discussions school wide inviting the kids to talk about what success means to them. Success comes in many forms and students need to express it in their own way.

When entering the building on Tuesday, February 16th, our kids were invited to “Walk the Red Carpet” while staff in the halls cheered them on and congratulated them on their achievements.

Many thanks to our Hampton Academy Student Council, facilitated by Ms. Meghan (pictured), in coordinating this event!

Annual Luncheon and Dedicated Service Awards

We celebrated the Holidays with our Annual Luncheon and Dedicated Service Awards. Staff enjoyed a wonderful lunch that could be packed to go for safe distancing. Many staff won gift baskets and we also honored those who have been with Hampton for five+ years. We even have one who has worked with us for over 30 years! Thank you to all of our dedicated staff and a special thank you to Hampton Behavioral Health Center’s Heatheur and her dietary staff who put together the delicious spread!


Service Excellence

Service Excellence Award April 2021

The staff of Hampton Academy strive to provide an educational and clinical program that effectively and efficiently meet the needs of our students, their families and the community. To achieve this, we promote standards of Service Excellence in order that students take pride in our school, districts prefer our program for their students and our employees are proud to be a part of the organization.

The April 2021 Service Excellence Award has been awarded to Mrs. Kimberly Rhock in recognition of the quality service she provides to our staff, students and visitors. Hampton Academy is proud to have Ms. Rhock as part of the Hampton family, as she truly embodies the spirit of Service Excellence. Thank you, Ms. Rhock.

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