Thank you for visiting our website!  We hope you have a positive experience with Hickman County High School.  We at HCHS will honor the traditions of HCHS while striving to ensure a top quality educational experience that will prepare our students to succeed in today’s society.   We hope that you will find our website useful.  Feel free to call us anytime and GO BULLDOGS!

What’s Happening at HCHS…

The 2015-16 school year is off to a great start! Listed below are a few things to share with you.

  • PARENTS…HCHS is participating in the AdvancEd accreditation process for Hickman County Schools. WE NEED PARENTS TO COMPLETE AN ON ONLINE SURVEY. The purpose of this survey is to find out your opinions about your child’s school. Please click the Parent Survey link  below the “What’s Happening at HCHS” box here on our HCHS website (scroll down on this page and you will see it). Be sure to select Hickman County High School and COMPLETE the survey in its entirety. We need you to complete the survey by October 1.
  • Fall Break – October 5-9
  • Trick or Treat 2015 Halloween Candy Drive – All students are encouraged to bring in bags of individually wrapped Halloween candy starting October 12.  The first period class that brings in the most candy by October 29 will get a FREE BREAKFAST! The candy that is brought in will be used for Trick or Treating during the 2nd Quarter of the HCHS vs. Lewis Co. Football game on October 30.
  • Science Club​-​Fees of $5.00 and contracts are due by October 16​.
  • Congrats to the HCHS Band! On September 26 the HCHS band competed in the Trousdale County Yellow jacket Invitational. They finished FIRST ​in their class in Band, Field Commander, Color Guard and Percussion. A special congratulations to Jessica Small​ who was chosen as Best Field Commander overall out of 26 bands.
  • Math Tutoring –  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 – 5:00 – See Mr. Jackson in Room 136 to sign up.
  • Computer Access Forms – ALL students​ AUP ​forms that have been turned into Technology dept. have been processed. Students who have not turned in a signed AUP form will have Internet accounts disabled after October 2. Please get signed AUP’s in ASAP​. If not sure you have turned yours in ­please check with Mrs.Plunkett in Library. Also, you will not be allowed a BYOD Wi-Fi request until your AUP forms are returned.
  • Yearbook Pictures for 2015-16 -Pictures were made for students in grades 9-11 on Thursday, September 3.  Senior pictures and retakes will be on Thursday, October 15.
  • HCHS Blood Drive – October 22 – Anyone who wants to donate may sign up with a HOSA member in the mornings outside the Home Ec. Department. Please sign up to donate blood and save 3 lives!!
  • HCHS Library BookFair – October 19-23 – The HCHS Library will host a Scholastic BookFair to raise money for our library! The fair will open on Monday, October 19 at 1:00 pm and will be open during Parent Teacher Conference that day.  The fair will close on Friday, October 23 at 12:00 p.m.  You can shop EARLY using the Online BookFair page (available October 12-23).  Click HERE to access our page!
  • Beta Club Induction Ceremony – October 29 at 6:00pm
  • Homework Hotline – click HERE for more information
  • HCHS Guidance Department News – Be sure to check out the Guidance Department page for important links and news about TN Promise, ACT, scholarships, dual enrollment, etc…
  • HCHS Guidance Department News – Be sure to check out the Guidance Department page for important links and news about TN Promise, ACT, scholarships, dual enrollment, etc…
  • Hagan Scholarships -The Hagan Scholarships are intended for high achieving students who will require financial assistance in order to attend college. Each scholarship is worth up to $40,000 over four years, the average disbursed amount is $24,000. To learn more, visit the website at www.hsfmo.org​. The application deadline is November 15, 2015.
  • Juniors– ​Win a $1,000, $500 or $250 scholarship.. Enter the Goodlark Educational Foundation Essay Contest. Essays must be postmarked by November 13, 2015. See Guidance Office for details.
  • American Legion State Department Oratorical Contest -Students can win college scholarship ​funds by participating in this contest. For more information and to print program rules, students certification as well as contest dates, times, and locations please go to the following link:​http://www.tennesseelegion.org/index.php?id=111.​ State winner will advance to the American Legion National Contest and a chance to win$14,000­$18,000 in scholarships! Deadline is January 26, 2016.​Also­ info in Guidance Officee.
  • Senior Timeline – Sept-Nov.
  • Opportunities for Tennessee Students – TN Dept. of Education
  • SENIORS:​ The TN Promise application ​is now open until ​November 2.​ To apply for TN Promise please visit tnpromise.gov. Click HERE for instructions.
  • HCHSTNPromiseInfo
  • College App Week ​is September 28­- October 2.​ Seniors planning to go to any post­-secondary school after high school are encouraged to apply to school by or during College App Week. On ​September 30th ​we will have College App Day during Focus. ​Ms. Qualls will be in the Library to help any Senior that wishes to complete their online application. Please sign up in the Guidance office so we will have an idea of how many will be attending.
  • Student Application Open for 2015-16 U.S. Senate Youth Program– The program offers high school students in their junior or senior years the opportunity to participate in an annual Washington Week event in March, which includes a variety of events that promote a unique understanding of the structure of our national government. The Hearst Foundations also offer selected state finalists a $5,000 undergraduate scholarship. The student application and instructions for applying are available here
  • Engineering Scholarship Information – The deadline for the 10​th​ annual AES Scholarship is October 7, 2015. Click HERE to visit the website for more information.
  • PSAT for National Merit Scholarship – October 14 at HCHS.  DEADLINE TO SIGN UP AND PAY IS SEPTEMBER 4! This is open to all Juniors that want to take the PSAT in order to possibly qualify as a National Merit Scholar.  Last year, we had 2 students to earn this honor and it all started when they decided to take the PSAT.  If you are interested, please see Mrs. Qualls, in the Guidance office to sign up.  The cost is $15.00, DEADLINE TO SIGN UP AND PAY IS SEPTEMBER 4! 
  • Seniors and Parents of Seniors…Need FAFSA Help? Scholarship Info?…   Contact the Guidance Office or you may go to the links under Guidance Resources on our page. If you should need more help, you may contact us at anytime.

The Hickmanite now has a blog!  Click HERE to keep up with all Hickman County High School news.


Parents...We Need Your Input!

HCHS is participating in the AdvancEd accreditation process for Hickman County Schools. We need parents to complete a survey! The purpose of this survey is to find out your opinions about your child's school. Please click the link to the right and be sure to select Hickman County High School. We need you to complete the survey by October 1.

HCHS Alma Mater

Hail! Hickman County High
Bles’d be thy name.
Vict’ry shall be thy goal;
Honor thy fame.
Our hearts shall e’er recall
Thy memory.
Hail Hickman County High!
May God prosper thee.

Bles’d too, thy hallowed halls.
Echo our song.
School days we hold most dear,
To you belong.
Tears mixed with happiness
We shared with thee.
Hail Hickman County High!
May God prosper thee.


Hickman County High School

1645 Bulldog Blvd.

Centerville, TN 37033

(931) 729-2616

(931)729-2925 (Fax)

Mark Bentley, Principal

Lonnie Horner, Asst. Principal