HCHS Mission Statement: To empower students to become life-long learners and responsible citizens.

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…

  • Click HERE to see the District Calendar.
  • Click HERE for monthly Lunch Menu.
  • Click HERE to see HCHS Sports Schedules.
  • Twenty Year Reunion of  the HCHS 1997 Girls State Basketball Championship  – HOME Basketball game vs. EHHS.  Game starts at 6:00 p.m.
    • On Saturday, January 21st, Hickman County Schools and Hickman County High School will be hosting a celebration to honor the 20th Anniversary of the Lady Bulldogs winning the Class AA State Basketball Championship. The celebration will take place at Hickman County High School as part of the regular season game between East Hickman High School and Hickman County High School. We look forward to many of these former players, coaches, and staff members joining us on this day. We will provide more information as it comes available but we would ask you to mark this day in your calendar! All HICKMAN COUNTY STUDENTS will be admitted to the game FREE!!
  • Congratulations to the HCHS FFA Agriculture Sales Team! They​ won 1st place at the Muscle Shoals District Competition on Thursday (1-19-17).
  • Basketball Senior Night – Monday, January 23
    • Last HOME game vs. Hampshire
  • The Good Behavior and Attendance trip​ will be Wednesday, January 25.​ Lists are posted in Front Office and Cafeteria. Check the lists for your name and see Mrs.Peters for a permission form. Forms are due​ Friday, January 20.
  • Attention Juniors and Seniors: T​here will be a meeting​ Friday, January 20​ about Prom tickets and requirements during Focus in the Auditorium.​ Following this, there will be a Senior meeting regarding Balfour and Senior Slideshow. Please be here for these meetings
  • Need a Prom Dress​, But Can’t afford One? Let Becca’s Closet Help! Becca’s Closet provides free prom dresses to students who cannot afford one and is located in Fairview, TN. E-mail your name, number, school, & dress size to gownsforgirls@comcast.net. You will be contacted to set up an appointment. High school identification will be required. For more information visit www.beccascloset.org.
  • Pride and Spirit-​Anyone interested in purchasing a club shirt please see Ms. Gilbert-Rice in the English Dept.
  • STAR Teens ​will meet Friday​ (1-20-17) during Focus in Ms. Rogers’ room. We will be making plans for February activities. Seniors also need to sign up for graduation cords.
  • Senior Theater Students- ​ If you have been in Theater 1 and at least one Advanced Theater show(or Senior play), you qualify for the Theater Arts Graduation cord. Please see Mr.Delaney ASAP to request one.
  • Service Hours – The Hickman Humane Society will be having an adoption event this Saturday, January 21, at the Petco in Dickson from 12 – 2.  We will need volunteer help before and after the event as well, and any time donated can be counted as community service.
  • HOSA​ would like to thank the students and staff who donated blood yesterday(1-17-17).  26 pints of blood was collected. Also, thanks to Mrs. Davidson for the cookies!
  • January Club Meeting Schedule:
    • Beta Club – 1-18-17
    • Week 3 Clubs – (Pride & Spirit, FFA) – 1-20-17
    • Week 4 Clubs – (Science Club, FCCLA, Spanish Club) – 1-27-17
  • Congratulations ​to the HCHS Boys for winning Spirit Week Competition and to Riley Qualls and Haley White for being named Spirit King and Queen.
  • Applications for the East Hickman Elementary School Sweetheart Pageant on February 11 are available in the front office.  Deadline to enter is February 3. Click HERE for more information.
  • Student Tickets for home Basketball games a​re on for sale in the Front Office for $3.00 each. Also, season tickets for adults are $40.00. 
  • SENIORS! – Click HERE to check out the Senior Newsletter!  This is full of valuable information for Seniors regarding timelines, filing deadlines, etc.
  • Teachers/Students-​We have nomination sheets ​in the Front Office for student/teachers of the month. Teachers nominate students. Students nominate teachers. There will be a place to write a short reason for their nomination. If that part is not filled out, the nomination will not be considered.
  • Students-​English department has a bookstore ​with basic supplies. See an English teacher if you need any help.
  • Seniors   TSAC, the Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation, recently received word of a possible scam.  A number of students and/or parents have received phone calls from people claiming to be from “TN Promise” to “provide assistance” with completion of the application once credit card information is provided. TSAC and their partnering organizations will under no circumstances ever request credit card information in order to assist a student or parent with completion of the TN Promise application and the FAFSA. If you have already completed your TN Promise application you may have received a text message this week regarding this scam. Please do not provide credit card information to someone claiming to help you with TN Promise.
  • Goodlark Foundation Scholarship-(​ Pick up Application from Guidance) ​Due March 22, 2017!​
    • Awarded to students to have a significant amount of college or technical school expenses not being met by other scholarships or financial aid. Must turn in to guidance:
      • The completed application
      • A copy of completed FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) showing the calculated EFC (Expected Family Contribution) – It will be at least 3 pages .
      • Two letters of recommendation
      • Transcript (Guidance will complete this part)
      • Applicants will be interviewed before receiving the scholarship, which could be for either $1,000, $2,000, or $4,000!!!
  • Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships-​ To view all available scholarships visit dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm. ​February 10, 2017.
  • 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…

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






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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.


HCHS Goals

Hickman County High School

1645 Bulldog Blvd.

Centerville, TN 37033

(931) 729-2616

(931)729-2925 (Fax)

Mark Bentley, Principal

Lonnie Horner, Asst. Principal