About Us
School Improvement Plan

Welcome to Mr. David Pugh, our new Interim Assistant Principal!

Teacher Quick Links
School Report Card
Click HERE to see Holly Shelter's School Report Card!

Countdown to High School! Click HERE for very important information!

School Bond for Safety & Security

Click here for important information about the Bond Referendum.

Click HERE for Yearbook Information!

Weekly Academic Vocabulary Words

Constitute (v) to compose or form something

Concept (n) a plan or an idea

Check out Ms. Gower's Blog for information about the winning Box Top students!

Battle of the Books Live Scoring Update

Mar. 2 - 6

Laney HS rising 9th Grade informational session at Laney 6:00pm-7:00pm
8th Grade AIG students meet with HS AIG coordinators 1:45-3:30

Stem Club Meeting 3:45-4:30


Music in Our Schools Month Orchestra Concert - Auditorium 7:00pm
Girls Basketball/Boys Soccer vs. Murray (H)

Cash Ins during lunches
Meet at the Flagpole 8:15am
Jeans Day - pay $1.00

Saturday - All-State Honors Band and Jazz Band Auditions - meet at Hoggard at 6:45am, leave at 7:00am. JERO Orchestra Auditions

Next Week -
Holly Idol Talent Show

The SGA is holding a book drive
Bring new or gently used books to your homeroom March 16 - March 20.
The homeroom that collects the most wins a class party!

Check out our SPBIS Newsletter!

Check it out - we have a FACEBOOK Page now! "Like" us to receive important notifications about school events!

New Hanover County Schools Calendars

Check this scrolling marquee for the latest news and upcoming events!
Smiles Dental Program

They are scheduled to come to HSMS on March 12th. It is a free program fro those who qualify. Forms have already gone home!.


We do things "The Hurricane Way"!

Click to see our expectations!

New to Holly Shelter- North Carolina Virtual Public Schools (NCVPS) for qualifying students. Click here for more information.
  2014-2015 Dress Code
Dress Code
What do I need to enroll my child?  
Parent Tech Request - if you need to report a problem with the website, click here!
  • Copy of current lease agreement or property state (utility bills are not accepted as proof of residence)
  • Shot Record
    Birth Certificate
  • Copy of last report card
Would you like to see our Morning Broadcast? Click HERE!
Ms. Gower's Media Center Blog!      


New Hanover County Schools Mission Statement:

The mission of New Hanover County Schools, in collaboration with our parents and the community, is to strive to provide children an excellent education in a safe and positive learning environment where they are prepared with the critical skills to reach their full potential for a world yet to be imagined.


The New Hanover County School System is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, gender, orientation, age or disability in any of its programs or activities.In compliance with Federal law, including Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act and the provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, New Hanover County Schools administers all state-operated educational programs, employment activities, and admissions without discrimination because of disability, race, religion, national, or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, or gender except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law.

To file a complaint of discrimination, contact: Dr. Rick Holliday, Deputy Superintendent, Student Support and Federal Programs, 6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412, Telephone (910) 254-4206; Fax (910) 254-4226.