DCSD employees and visitors must wear a mask covering both nose and mouth while in any of our buildings. Employees must also wear a mask if on school grounds and within 6' of anyone. If an employee is alone in a room, or in an environment that everyone is six feet apart, that employee can temporarily remove their mask.

Supply List 2020-2021 Click Here 

Online registration is now open for the 2020-2021 school year! Parents, please go to our website at and register your children for school. Registration will remain open until July 29 and all students will need to register online by then. 

HMS 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year  Jeffery Tadlock


This has been a challenging year and I greatly appreciate everyone's patience and flexibility with us as we all worked our way through the eLearning challenges. I hope you all have a safe and enjoyable summer.

At Hartsville Middle School we believe:

A successful learning process involves family, community, and schools working together.

All individuals have unique abilities, interests, talents, and skills through which they can 

All individuals have worth and can contribute to society.

Learning is a lifelong process.

  We value: Integrity, Pride, Respect, Accountability and Commitment

Mr. Brian Hickman HMS Principal 

hickman in office

Hartsville Middle School

1 to 1 with Apple iPads 


Summer Football Workouts will continue on Mondays and Thursdays at the HMS Field. All students wanting to tryout for football are encouraged to complete the GoogleForm registration and attend as many workouts as possible.

HMS Football Tryouts are scheduled to begin on Monday, August 17th.…/1FAIpQLSf6Bczr572IhBPLQ…/viewform…

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2020 Summer Reading

 Summer Reading for Rising 7th Grade Honors (Current 6th Grade Honors)

 Summer Reading for Rising English I  
(Current 7th Grade Honors)

Summer Reading for all rising 6th graders and academic students at HMS

If you have questions, please contact Jackie Coker at 

 Schoology Log into Schoology on a desktop, non-school iPad, or a mobile device by 

eLearning Handbook
 - Link

The Darlington County School District announced this week the four grand prize winners of its annual Art in Business program. The district also announced the 18 other school winners. 
Hartsville Middle School – Joelle Wood-Mount
corna1corna2 You must have a 2019-2020 sports physical on file with the Main Office to tryout for any HMS/HHS sport. Forms are available at the school Monday-Thursday.
Having problems with your iPad Check out this new site and have a chance to win a iTunes card.

SC law requires that all students entering 7th grade

Receive one (1) dose of Tdap vaccine.
More information below.

T-Dap 2019 Letter.pdf
DHEC post card.pdf

DHEC Brochure.pdf

Hartsville Magnet School Arts Program


The Darlington County School District will administer the Iowa Test of Basic Skills and the Cognitive Abilities Test to all second grade students this year and any other grade-level students that have been referred for testing. 

For more information

gssm-engage-application FD.pdf

gssm-engage-flier FD.pdf


Sixth grade students and parents the Fox Buck Store , will be open soon. Students are currently earning fox bucks from their teachers for great grades and excellent behavior!!!! We NEED DONATIONS for our store such as small bags of chips, Capri suns, candy bars, candy, cupcakes, Little Debbie cakes, colored pencils, crayons, mechanical pencils, etc. Our store completely depends on donations from our parents in order to have it monthly. We also need moms, dads, and grandparents to help us at the store. Please contact if you are interested in helping.
Thank you!!!