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Hancock County Middle School

School Board hears presentation by NHES Principal Moore

The Hancock County Board of Education met on the evening of Thursday, February 22nd and recognized the Hancock County Middle School Quick Recall Team, who qualified for the State Competition. Congrats HCMS Academic Team Students! SRO Recognition The new School Resource Officer (SRO) was also recognized and introduced to the board members. John Garner, former…

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HCMS Presents at School Board Meeting; School Meal Program Discussed

Hancock County Middle School Principal Traci Sanders and HCMS Assistant Principal Josh Powers gave a presentation at the HC Board of Education Meeting on Thursday evening, January 25th. The Kentucky Summative Assessment (KSA) score at HCMS from last year (59.8), has gone down, Sanders said. KSA are annual summative assessments given in grades 3, 8,…

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Getting to know you; Bruce Pryor, Jr.

  Bruce Pryor, Jr., from Hawesville, known affectionately as “Brucie” to his family and friends, just celebrated his 44th birthday on Monday. Bruce is an amazing and inspiring person for all who are blessed to know this man. Since age 21, he has chosen to live as independently as possible despite the challenges of cerebral…

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Josh Powers named new Assistant Principal at HCMS

HCMS Hires Josh Powers as Assistant Principal for 2023/2024 School Year Josh Powers, previous 6th Grade Social Studies Teacher at Hancock County Middle School, will begin the new full-time position as Assistant Principal at HCMS at the start of the new school year in August. Trey Anderson held the previous Vice Principal position, and is…

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Hancock County; Teacher of the Year award recipients

  Betty Jane Mitchell, Primary Teacher at South Hancock Elementary, is one of the (2) Teacher of the Year Award recipients. She’s been teaching at SHES for 9 years. “I was extremely honored to get this award,” she said. “I was not expecting it at all.” She said she knew from a very early age…

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Hancock County Middle School; places first in multiple academics for KAAC Governor’s Cup

  On January 10 & 14, 2023 Hancock County Middle School participated in the KAAC Governor’s Cup. Governor’s Cup (Kentucky’s Premiere Academic Competition) encourages depth and breadth of academic knowledge, cultural literacy, teamwork, leadership, creativity, risk assessment, and critical thinking, and provides the fun that comes with being part of a team. Hancock County Middle…

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HCMS Student Rylann Kessans Makes All-State Chorus

Hancock County Middle School Student, Rylann Kessans made the Kentucky Junior High All-State Chorus this year! This is her second year to make the All-State Chorus. Rylann competed for a spot in this chorus against students from across the entire state, and will perform at the Kentucky Center for the Arts in Louisville on Thursday,…

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School Board names members of Planning Committee

The Hancock County Board of Education monthly meeting was held at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, November 21 at the Hancock County High School. The Eighth Grade Football team, who won the Conference Championship was recognized. This was Hancock County Middle School’s third straight Conference Championship and undefeated season they’ve had! The HCHS Cross Country team…

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Hancock County Schools; Kentucky Summative Assessment 2021/2022

The Hancock County Schools, Kentucky Summative Assessment for the 2021/2022 School Year is as follows: Out of 172 districts, the Hancock County School District ranked in the Top 30.  Out of 168 districts, Hancock County High School ranked in the Top 25 and out of 172 districts, Hancock County Middle School is in the Top…

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