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.
  • Senior Walk-​ Seniors who want to participate in the Senior Walk turn in your permission slip form to Guidance by Monday, May 1​. Also, do not forget to bring your cap and gown Monday.
  • HCHS Football Alumni Game vs. Lewis County – @ Moe Wright Stadium – *** Has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 29, 7:00 p.m.
  • Hickman County High School Cheer tryouts will​ be Friday April 28th​ ​and Saturday April 29th.Friday times will be 3:15 until 6:00 pm Saturday morning from 8:30 until 10:15 will be optional work time with tryouts starting at 10:30 sharp. Paperwork will be sent out on Monday April 24th and is due on Friday at Tryouts.
  • Pre-Game Palooza! -FREE Event!  The last Pre-Game Palooza will take place on May 1.  See Mr. Dotson or Coach Austin to sign up.
  • Talent Show – May 5 – Sign up for Talent Show ​with Mrs. Peters or Mrs. Victory.
  • Important Upcoming Dates
    • EOC Testing – April 28 – Make Up Testing
    • Cheerleading Tryouts – April 28, 29
    • HCHS vs. Lewis County Alumni Football Game – April 29, 7:00
    • Senior Walk (@ HCMS, CIS, CES) – May 1
    • Pre-Game Palooza – May 1
    • EOC Testing – May 2 (Algebra II)
    • Choir Concert – May 2 – 7:00 pm
    • EOC Testing – May 3(English 9, 10, 11 part 2)
    • Awards Night – May 4 – 6:00 pm
    • Talent Show – May 5
    • Senior Night – May 8 – 6:00 pm
    • Senior Trip -May 11
    • Graduation Practice – May 12 time TBA
    • Graduation – May 13 @ 10:00
  • TN Promise Community Service Opportunity-​The Hickman Humane Society is hosting a benefit on Saturday, April 29th​ at the Fairfield Baptist Church community room. There will be a BBQ supper, music, and silent auction. Workers are needed 4pm-9pm. Contact 931-623-0717 or 729-2096 to sign up and for further information.
  • Congratulations t​o Sara Pickard and Ben Bentley. They are this year’s MLEC essay winners and will receive a $1,000 scholarship.
  • Congratulations to the Mr. & Miss HCHS candidates​. School-wide voting will take place on April 21.
    • Miss HCHS Candidates: Courtney McCoy, Brielle Hetherington, and Megan McAlister.
    • Mr. HCHS Candidates: Spencer Harris, Riley Qualls, and Grady Teet.
  • Congratulations to our HCHS Class of 2017 Top Ten!
    • 1. Cooper P. Mays 99.66
    • 2. Alexis R. Hudgins 99.54
    • 3. Taryn N. McCaleb 99.39
    • 4. DeAnna R. Martin 99.32
    • 5. Rachel A. Hudgins 98.75
    • 6. Brianna M. Hogan 98.55
    • 7. Emily D. Elliott 98.18
    • 8. Rachel M. Walls 98.17
    • 9. Justin S. Hall 97.60
    • 10. Katelyn R. Prince 97.50
  • Congrats to the Class of 2017 Superlatives!
    • Beauty, Brain, & Brawn – Cooper Mays & Brielle Hetherington
    • “Best” Best Friends (Dynamic Duo Girl) – Harley Morgan & Teah Chandler
    • Best Bromance (Dynamic Duo Boy) – Colby Shelton & Riley Qualls
    • Best to Bring Home to Mom & Dad – Gavin VanDeweghe & Megan Wells
    • Best Dressed – Jake Elizondo & Carley Baker
    • Best Eyes – Tyler McCaleb & Kaylee Hunter
    • Best Smile – Dalton Barber & DeAnna Martin
    • Class Clown- Brady Chandler & Harley Morgan
    • Most Artistic – Ethan Elliott & Kelsee Qualls
    • Most Athletic – Morgan Patton & Taylor Benz
    • Most Likely to be President – Dillon Weems & Madison Browning
    • Most Likely to Brighten Your Day – Dillon Weems & Megan McAlister
    • Most School Spirit – Riley Qualls & Courtney McCoy
    • Most Likely to Succeed – Ryan McVey & Lexi Hudgins
    • Most Unforgettable – Jonathan Curry & Sophia Epley
  • Congratulations​-Matthew Dotson has been selected as HCHS Teacher of the Year AND the Hickman County System-Wide 9-12 Teacher of the Year !
  • Club Meeting Schedule:
    • April 28 – Week 4 Clubs
  • 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! – Click HERE to check out the Senior Newsletter!  This is full of valuable information for Seniors regarding timelines, filing deadlines, etc.
  • SENIORS! Scholarships! – Click HERE for a listing of scholarship opportunities.
  • 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