510 Garrison RoadSimpsonville, S.C. 29681864-355-6100 ♦ FAX: 864-355-6120

Welcome to Hillcrest Middle School!

HMS Athletics

Athletics Home Page - Click Here!

Spirit Week 2021

Boys Soccer

Robotics and Engineering


News & Announcements

Technology Safety Workshop

Attention parents! Please take advantage of this workshop hosted by Rick Floyd, District Internet Safety Services. This event will be held on November 2nd from 6:30-7:30 PM. Please click the link below for more information on how to access this Zoom Webinar. 

Internet Safety Program Flyer 

GCS is Hiring!

HR Operations will host a job fair on next Tuesday, October 26, 2021, from 5-7 pm at Thomas E. Kerns Elementary School.  This hiring event will focus on hiring bus drivers, bus aides, custodians, and food-service operators for the 2021-22 school year. Click the link below for more information!

Job Fair Information

Magnet Academy Information

Check the link below to learn about the Magnet Academies Open House schedule!

Magnet Academy Information

COVID Information

COVID-19 Notification Form

Please use this Google Form below to notify Hillcrest Middle School staff of students who are COVID positive, have been exposed to someone who is COVID positive, or may exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19. 

COVID-19 Form - HMS


COVID-19 Close Contact Information

Please view the link below to see the most up-to-date information about COVID close contact.

COVID Close Contact - English

COVID Close Contact - Spanish


Student Quarantine Expectations

Please view the following document to know how your student will receive their work and continue learning in the case that they are required to mandatory quarantine due to exposure. 

Student Quarantine Expectations


Testing Sites

In partnership with DHEC and Mako Medical Laboratories, GCS employees and students are able to get free drive-through COVID-19 testing beginning September 13th! Please click the link below to learn more about the 3 testing sites and hours of operation!

COVID Testing Locations

8th Grade IGP Conferences

All 8th Grade students are required to have an IGP (Individual Graduation Plan) Conference before they can register for High School courses in the spring.  This meeting is an opportunity for students to discuss their current post-secondary plans/interests, as well as learn information about the transition to High School.  Each meeting will be facilitated by a school counselor and both student and parent/guardian must attend.
Please click on the link below to sign-up for a conference starting in October:
IGP Conference Sign-Up Link

Social Emotional Learning

The district has created a Social Emotional Learning resource page. Please check it out for more information.

SEL Resource Page


SC Hopes - The South Carolina Department of Mental Health now offers a statewide support line for individuals whose mental health has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Callers are connected to SCDMH Staff who can provide support for mental health and/or substance use issues and information about other resources that may help. The toll-free support line is available to all South Carolinians 24/7 at 1 (844) SC-HOPES (724-6737). Additionally, VP 803-339-3339 is available for those who are deaf and hard of hearing.

Substitute Teachers

Please use the link below to access the daily PAWS lesson plans!

PAWS Lesson Plans

Upcoming Events What's Happening

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