Principal: Tarsha B. Staggers
Address: 4355 Peach Orchard Road, Dalzell, SC 29040
Phone: (803) 499-3341 Fax: (803) 499-3353
School’s Website: http://hms.sumterschools.net
School’s Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/hillcrestmiddlewildcats
Hillcrest Middle School will begin school through virtual instruction Friday, August 28.
A virtual orientation will be held Tuesday, August 25 at 9 AM for 8th graders, 11 AM for 7th graders, and 1 PM for 6th graders. During orientation, the faculty will be introduced, expectations for academics and discipline will be covered, Parent Portal will be reviewed, and any other pertinent information concerning the opening days of school will be covered as well. Links to all virtual events will be placed on the school’s website and Facebook page.
Chromebooks will be distributed August 10 from 8 AM-3 PM for all new students. Masks will be worn and social distancing guidelines will be followed at all times. Textbooks and class schedules will be distributed on the following dates and times:
Eighth grade- August 18, 8:30-10 AM last name A-E, 10-11:30 AM last name F-L, 12:30-2 PM last name M-R, and 2-3 PM last name S-Z.
Seventh grade- Eighth grade- August 19, 8:30-10 AM last name A-D, 10-11:30 AM last name E-K, 12:30-2 PM last name L-P, and 2-3 PM last name Q-Z.
Sixth grade- Eighth grade- August 20, 8:30-10 AM last name A-D, 10-11:30 AM last name E-L, 12:30-2 PM last name M-R, and 2-3 PM last name S-Z.
*If a parent has multiple students at the school, they may bring them at the same time.