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Dowagiac, MI
Students enrolled: 318
Before care: No
After care: No

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614 Spruce Street
Dowagiac, MI 49047

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(269) 782-4450
(269) 782-5614
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August 23, 2014
My daughter attended Pat Ham and is moving on to the middle school this year. She is really prepared because of all she learned while at Pat Ham. The teachers care and work hard to make sure kids learn and are safe.

- submitted by a parent

October 28, 2013
Pat Ham, while the teachers have good intentions, the bullying is out of control. If you're black you are free to treat people any way you like, on the bus, in the school, on the playground. The management (Principal, transportation superintendent) will pay lip service to just to get you to drop the issue saying they will fix it but nothing ever gets resolved, however, if your child sticks up for themselves and pushes back, your child will be punished. If you're moving to the area, pick Eau Claire, Niles, Buchanan, Berrien Springs, Watervliet, Coloma, anywhere but Benton Harbor will be better for your children and your peace of mind than Dowagiac.

- submitted by a parent

January 30, 2012
The principal is understanding and helpful. The secretary is ALWAYS friendly. Most of the teachers are nice. My kids have loved all their teachers! They are all quick to acknowledge and address my concerns, especially if I feel my child needs extra help with a subject. They truly practice what they preach - NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND!!!

- submitted by a parent

September 03, 2009
This is a great school. Great leadership, strong teachers.

- submitted by a parent

January 19, 2004
I think that this is a great school. Both of my kids have learned so much. The teachers they have had have been very helpful to me when I need it.

- submitted by a parent

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Patrick Hamilton Elementary School
614 Spruce Street, Dowagiac, MI  49047
(269) 782-4450
Last modified Patrick Hamilton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Patrick Hamilton Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 5 reviews. Top