Harleyville-Ridgeville Middle School

“Where Students Enter to Learn, and Leave to Achieve!”


The mission of Dorchester School District Four is to develop life-long learners
who will have a positive impact on our global world.


The vision of Dorchester School District Four is to be an exemplary district where all students reach
their maximum potential with the support of the district, home and community.


Congratulations to Our Character Students

and Teacher for the Month

October (Responsible)

Zachary Cobbs--8th Grade 
Kristina Woodard--7th Grade
Kenyai Gilliard--6th Grade
Mr. Calvin Linning--Physical Education/Health Teacher

Dorchester School District Four Announces

Annual Title I Meetings

The Title I schools of Dorchester School District Four will soon host their annual Title I meetings.  The purpose of these meetings will be to share information about the district and schools’ Title I schoolwide programs, including plans for spending the 2014-2015 allocations.  In addition, school administrators will share information pertaining to instruction and assessments that will be implemented and administered during the 2014-2015 school year.    


The meeting schedule is outlined below.  Parents and other members of each school’s local community are encouraged to attend. 


Harleyville Elementary School

Tuesday, September 30th @ 6:00 p.m.

St. George Middle School

Tuesday, October 14th @ 6:00 p.m.

Harleyville-Ridgeville Middle School

Tuesday, October 21st @ 5:00 p.m.

Williams Memorial Elementary School

Tuesday, October 21st @ 5:30 p.m.

Clay Hill Elementary School

Thursday, November 6th @ 6:00 p.m.


For additional information, please contact the principal of the school for the meeting you would like to attend, or you may contact Rhonda L. Robinson, Director of Federal Programs, at either (843)563-5923 or rrobinson@dd4.k12.sc.us.  

 Students who made the A-B Honor Roll or Principal's List will be recognized on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 9:00 A.M. during the First Quarter Awards Program.   The Junior Beta Club Induction will also take place during the Awards Program.  Parents and Community Members are invited to attend to help celebrate our students' academic success.

  Literacy Night will be held on Wednesday, November 5th in the school's gymnasium.  This year's theme is "A Page on the Stage", and all parents and community members are invited to attend.



  H-RMS is looking for volunteers for our Day of Caring that will be on Friday, November 14th.  If you are interested, please call the front office at (843) 462-2470 to donate your time and/or supplies.



School T-Shirts

Let's show our Panther Pride! Panther Pride t-shirts will be on sale during the 2014-2015 school year. 


2014-2015 Employees of the Year!

Teacher of the Year – Mrs. Carmen Ellis

Rookie Teacher of the Year – Miss Jasmine Snell

Classified Employee of the Year – Mrs. Sheila Cobbs


   Congratulations, Mr. Shiels and the Handy Hands Club!

Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation(LCEF) has awarded a $5,000 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education® Grant to H-RMS.  The Handy Hands Student Club, sponsored by grant writer, Chris Shiels, are the recipients of the grant.


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School Events
10/21/2014 to 10/24/2014
•  Red Ribbon Week
•  End of 1st Quarter
•  Title I Planning Meeting @ 5:00 P.M.
•  Pink Friday

Sports Events
•  Bamberg (Home) at 5:30 P.M.  (B-Team Football)
H-RMS Goes Pink   
Go "Passionately Pink" and help end breast cancer forever!

Red Ribbon Week Activities (October 27--31, 2013)   Updated at 10/21/2014 4:59:00 PM
Just Say NO

1st Quarter Incentive Fieldtrip   Updated at 10/21/2014 8:34:00 AM
1st QuarterHonor Roll and Principal’s List Honorees will attend an incentive fieldtrip to West Farm's Corn Maze on Monday,...

1st Quarter Awards Program   Updated at 10/21/2014 8:30:00 AM
Students who made the A-B Honor Roll or Principal's List will be recognized on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 9:00 A.M....

Fall Carnival   
Harleyville-Ridgeville Middle School will host a Fall Carnival on Friday, October 31, 2014, from 12:00-3:00 P.M.  Admission...

Literacy Night   Updated at 10/21/2014 8:51:00 AM
Mark your calendars! We will host our Literacy Night on November 5th from 6:00-7:30 P.M. This year's theme is "A Page on...

Veteran's Day Program   Updated at 10/21/2014 8:31:00 AM
Honoring Our Heroes

Make-Up Picture Day   Updated at 10/21/2014 8:50:00 AM
Fall Picture Make-Up Day will be held on Wednesday, November 12 in the gymnasium.  Information regarding purchasing...

Early Release   Updated at 10/21/2014 8:48:00 AM
Our next Early Release will be Wednesday, November 19th.  Students will be dismissed at 12:00 P.M.

Tdap Vaccination Requirements for 7th Graders   Updated at 10/21/2014 10:46:00 AM
Must Read for Parents of Rising 7th Graders!

Remind 101   
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Box Tops for Education