About Our School

Mission Statement

HMS’ Mission

We, the faculty and staff of Hernando Middle School, believe that all students can achieve. We are dedicated to providing an academic environment that will ensure student success. To this end, we will provide:


  • A safe and orderly campus for all students
  • Curricula that aligns with the Mississippi College and Career Standards
  • Daily instruction meeting individual student needs
  • Programs and activities that enhance academic achievement, as well as each student’s social and emotional growth


HMS’ Vision

Together with community stakeholders, we at Hernando Middle School are focused on preparing students for college and careers. We strive to inspire and empower students to excel both academically and socially, while preparing them to be productive citizens and future leaders. Hernando Middle School strives to provide a nurturing and safe environment that fosters a rigorous academic and technological curriculum to prepare students to become lifelong learners.


  • Career/College Readiness
  • Technology
  • Rigorous curriculum
  • Project-based learning
  • Real World Experiences

6th Grade Orientation Tour

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