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Mr. Tony Hamilton M.Ed..

Dear Families,

Welcome to Pathways  and to my Social Studies class. My name is Mr. Tony Hamilton, and I am excitied to be teaching your son or daughter in my class. A little about about me and who I am. I grew in Paradise Valley and attened Shadow Mountain High School (81) and then attened Grand Canyon College (89) to earn my Exercise Science and my Busniess Marketing degree. Once completed, I attened Ottawa University and completed my education hours to become a teacher. I also attened University of Phoenix for my Master's in Adminstration and Supervision (2006).

I have been teaching for 31 years; 26 years in the Deer Valley Unified School District and 4 years in Peoria, prior to coming to Deer Valley Unified. I have coached at the high school for almost 38 years; Mounatin Ridge ( football and Varsity Softball (96 - 99) and many other schools and sports in the valley. I just recently the last 5 years at West Wing as their Athletic Director ( Adminstrator of the year - 2018).

I have 2 wonderful grown adult girls and I am a grandfather of 4 wonderful grandkids. Ranging from 9 years of age to 2 years old. They all attend the Deer Valley Unified School District. I am currently teaching for the last 17 years at Boulder Creek High School ( World History). 

I thank you for trusting me in having your son/daugther and hopefully we can have a great experience in pathways and to help them succeed with completing their class and being successful.

To contact me, please email me at: If you need anything from me.


Tony Hamilton, M.Ed.