HMS 8th Grade

Parent conferences are welcomed.  Please contact the main office to schedule an appointment 828-389-9924.

February Events

February 8th - Students will visit the CTE department at Hayesville High School from 1:45-2:50 pm

February 11th @ 6:00 pm - Valentine's Dance at The Black and Gold

February 27th @ 6:00pm - Rising 9th Grade Registration Parent Meeting


Mrs. Barter

8th Grade Math 



Science Checklist 

Social Studies

Mrs. Bourne

December 2     Chapter 4 Key Term Quiz

December 5 Projects due

December 7     Chapter 4 Test

We will begin our unit on the Civil War on Tuesday, December 6.

High School Planning

English Language Arts

8th Grade ELA Classroom

Ms. Wilson

All 8th grade students should be reading independently at least 30 minutes each day. The HMS media center and the public library in Hayesville are excellent resources for finding books middle school readers will enjoy.  Students also have access to the SORA app. 

1st Quarter - Fiction (Unit 2 in Ready Reading)

2nd Quarter - Non-Fiction (reading The Outsiders) (Unit 1 in Ready Reading)

3rd Quarter - Non-Fiction

4th Quarter - Fiction (reading Wednesday Wars)

Test and Quizzes

1/12/23 -iReady's due/Vocab Quiz

1/18/23 - Unit 1 Test (lessons 1-5)

1/19/23 - The Outsiders project due

Students are selecting novels today that are geared to their reading levels. They will be reading these novels independently and then creating a presentation that summarizes, in-depth, the novel they read. 

Important Reminders*