About Us
School Improvement Plan

You can now view our Morning Broadcast on live streaming!

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

Data (n) information or facts

Impose (v) force to be accepted or put in place

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

Battle of the Books Live Scoring Update

Mar. 23 - 27

Battle of the Books - Minnie Evans Arts Center
Rising 6th Grader Open House 5:00-6:30pm

Stem Club Meets
EC Parent Night at Laney - 4:00pm
Laney ROTC and Band during 8th Grade Electives

SDA Special Olympics

Spring Sports Mandatory Parent Meeting - 5:30pm
Chorus Spring Concert, 7:00pm

Early Release Day - students dismissed at 1:00pm
End of Grading Period
Pep Rally
Art/Chorus Field Trip to UNCW
Meet at the Flagpole 8:15am
Jeans Day - pay $1.00

Next Week -
Spring Break!!!!

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New Hanover County Schools Calendars

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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"!

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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
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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.