Sumter County School District, in partnership with the Sumter County Public Library, is sponsoring a summer reading program for our students.  Please see the SSD SUMMER READING PROGRAM PAGE for program information. 

 

IMPORTANT CHROMEBOOK INFORMATION FOR SUMMER 2020 – Unless students are graduating or withdrawing from Sumter School District, students will maintain their assigned Chromebooks until further notice. 

 

Yearbooks are still available – first come first serve.  $27 – this price includes taxes.  Thirteen copies are available as of June 2, 2020.  Students who had already reserved a copy and anyone who wishes to purchase one of the remaining may see Ms. Joyce Wilson in the front office, Monday, June 8.  Please note that online purchasing is no longer available.  

 


Video messages to Hillcrest Middle School Family from Administration/Faculty/Staff


8th Graders – Click on this link for High School Registration and IGP information


Dear Parents and Students,

In order to help ensure the health, safety, and well being of our employees, we have made an adjustment to our office hours and meal distribution beginning Monday, April 20, 2020. All schools and offices will be open on Mondays from 9 AM to 1 PM, and staff will work remotely Tuesday through Friday. If you need to contact an administrator, please email tarsha.staggers@sumterschools.net.


COVID-19 Information from HMS Guidance – NASP/NASN COVID-19 Parent Handout – and – Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus from childmind.org

Hillcrest Middle School Online Learning Schedule/Teacher Virtual Office Hours

March 25 Update for Sumter School District Families from Dr. Penelope E. Martin Knox

Information for free internet

All students should be sure to check their Google Classrooms for assignments daily!

For Chromebook technical issues, please contact Ms. Hall at mary.hall@sumterschools.net.


Welcome to Hillcrest Middle School

A Palmetto Silver Award School for 2017-18 and 2018-19

From the Principal’s Desk

Dear Parents and Students,

In order to help ensure the health, safety, and well being of our employees, we have made an adjustment to our office hours and meal distribution beginning Monday, April 20, 2020. All schools and offices will be open on Mondays from 9 AM to 1 PM, and staff will work remotely Tuesday through Friday. If you need to contact an administrator, please email tarsha.staggers@sumterschools.net.
If I can assist you in any way, please do not hesitate to ask.
Tarsha B. Staggers
Principal
School Information

Principal:  Tarsha B. Staggers
Assistant Principal: Neil Baldwin
Address:   4355 Peach Orchard Road, Dalzell, SC 29040
Phone: (803) 499-3341     Fax:  (803) 499-3353
School Day:  8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
School’s Website:  http://hms.sumterschools.net
School’s Facebook Page:  https://www.facebook.com/hillcrestmiddlewildcats
District Website: http://sumterschools.net

School Visits

Parents are always welcome at Hillcrest Middle School.  We invite our parents to visit their child’s class or have lunch with their child. Guests should report to the front office immediately upon arrival and secure a visitor’s pass.

Drop-Off/Pick-Up Procedures

Drop off time for car riders is no earlier than 7:30 a.m.  Adequate supervision is not available before this time. Car riders should be dropped off and picked up in the back of the school at the student drop-off/pick-up area.  The entrance to the student drop-off/pick-up area is on Old 521 and goes around to the back of the school.  Please do not use the teacher parking lot to drop-off/pick-up students.

Sincerely,

Tarsha B. Staggers

Principal