PTSA Reflections Winner

Congratulations to Savannah Abbott who won the Award of Excellence in the state of Virginia Reflections contest for Photography Special Artist. Savannah finished first in the school, first for the city of Hampton, first in the Peninsula District and second in the state of Virginia. Please make sure to congratulate Savannah for her award.


Eaton is pleased to announce that Vice-Mayor JImmy Gray is partnering with Mrs. Karen Parker's 6th grade homeroom. Mr. Gray has adopted this homeroom and provided funds for all students to be student representatives of our Parent Teacher Student Association. VIce-Mayor Gray will also be speaking with our students in the near future. Many thanks to Vice-Mayor Gray and Mrs. Karen Parker for providing opportunities for our students and helping to support HCS PTSA initiatives!

PTSA Reflection Winners

Celebrating 25 years of service

Eaton Middle School would like to thank Barbara Keener and Santa Williams for 25 years of service. Congratulations to both of you!

Eaton Teacher of the Year 2020-2021

Matthew Alexander

Eaton Support Staff

of the year

Congratulations to Ms. Alecia Speight, our school security officer, who was selected as Eaton’s Support Employee of the Year. This award goes to support personnel who are skilled, dedicated and knowledgeable about their jobs and are respected by students, parents, and colleagues. These team members provide exemplary customer service and model the core values of Hampton City Schools.

Ms. Speight worked at school building all during the pandemic to help prepare our school for a safe return for students and staff. She helped to clean the school, distribute materials, contact parents and students and deliver meals to families. She greets students at arrival and dismissal, and makes sure that students follow COVID safety protocols. Ms. Speight helps to mentor students and make sure they make good decisions. She is a fixture at lunches and in the hallways.

Ms. Speight is here and accessible, ready and willing to help each and every day to make sure Eaton SOARs above the rest!

Make sure to congratulate Ms. Speight!

6th Grade return to school

Thomas Eaton Middle School provides students and their families a comprehensive educational experience. We have high expectations of our students while providing an orderly and safe environment. Eaton students and parents sign a collaborative contract with the school, agreeing to complete assignments and exhibit positive behaviors. Eaton excels in the arts, extracurricular activities, community partnerships, service learning, and environmental experiences. Transportation is not provided for students.

2019 - 2020

Teacher of the year!

Deana Kolan

National Celebration of

Youth Art Month Show

Congratulations to Hanna & Jaylen!

Reflections winners

PTSA Reflections Award Ceremony

Category & Winners:

  • Literature - Mashari Holloway, Nehemiah Perez, Isreal Hopson

  • Music Composition - Johnathan Bjonnes

  • Photography - Maryah Spruill, Kiegan Rollins

  • Visual Arts - Haga Hassan, Hanna McFarland, Aiden Gick

  • Special Artist - Adah Daniels, Zachary Brantley

All District Band

Congratulations to All District Band


Eagle News

Watch the full interview with EMS new AP Jerrelle Griffin

Jerrelle Griffin

Thomas Eaton Fundamental Middle School Assistant Principal

Jerrelle Griffin will join Eaton Middle School this coming school year as an assistant principal, replacing Leon Edwards.

She has served as an assistant principal at Syms Middle School for the past two years. Prior to Syms Middle, she was an assistant principal at Jones Magnet Middle School and a learning facilitator at the Performance Learning Center. Before joining Hampton City Schools, Griffin taught biology and earth science for Newport News Public Schools.

She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biology from Hampton University and her master’s in educational leadership from Regent University.

Valentine Day Luncheon

2019 Valentine Day Parent Luncheon

National Junior Honor Society

National Junior Honor Society

Sock it to Homelessness Campaign!

Our National Junior Honor Society is currently collecting new socks and gloves for the homeless. Please bring your donations to room 216 to help keep our homeless in Hampton warm this winter.

Eagle News with Ashley Smith

Eagle News Morning Show

Ashley Smith from 13NewsNow visited the broadcast journalism club on February 21, 2019. Ashley Smith spoke with students about her career as a news anchor and the importance of finding an internship in the field you wish to have a career in.

honor band and chorus

Honor Band and Chorus

Congratulations to Alexandria Northrop and Da'Rel Brooks for being featured soloists. Alexandria and Da’Rel were selected as the Outstanding Female and Male musician of the Honor Band Event!!!

Congratulations to Darius Elliott and Maria Kavota for being selected as Outstanding Female and Male musician of the Honor Chorus Event!!!

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Hampton HS

Summer Bridge Program

Rising 9th graders - click on your school logo for registration forms

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