Who We Are

    Richland One Mission Statement

    We are Richland One, a leader in transforming lives through education, empowering all students to achieve their potential and dreams.

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    Daily Announcements


    Attention, Parents:  

    All South Carolina 7th graders are required to show proof of a Tdap shot to attend school.  Ask your child for the clinic sign-up forms that were sent home and return them to the school nurse by Friday, May 2 to receive the vaccination at school.

    Hopkins Middle School has initiated efforts to become an International Baccalaureate Middle Years Programme (MYP) World School. Our future initiative, above all else, is to ensure our students “live the learner profile.” Please visit our website regularly to keep yourself updated with the latest information as Hopkins Middle School begins its journey to becoming an IB World School. 

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    Please join us in congratulating Miss Jamia Jones who has been named our 2013-2014 Duke Tip Scholar. Award Recipients must score a 20 or 21 on the ACT; and a 500 or 510 on the SAT. Jamia will also be recognized on the State and District level.  

    Congratulations, Jamia!!!!

    Congratulations to Kristopher Gambrell, an 8th grader at Hopkins Middle School who auditioned for and was accepted by the South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts and Humanities Discovery Program.   The Discovery Program is a two week summer program for rising freshmen who have talent and ambition in drama, music, or visual arts.  Hopkins Middle School is very proud of Kris. Great things are happening in Hopkins!  

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    The mission of Hopkins Middle School is to provide a safe and nurturing community for learners, facilitated by a caring, committed, and highly qualified staff, supported by resources, families, and community partnership, where students excel to the highest level academically, creatively, and socially to become contributing citizens in a culturally diverse and technologically-based world. 
    WE BELIEVE......

    • Academic excellence and high expectations are priorities.
    • Each student is a valued individual with unique intellectual, physical, social and emotional needs.
    • The environment will be positive, accepting, and safe for everyone.
    • Cultural diversity is important and appreciated.
    • Teachers, staff, administrators, parents, students and community members share in the responsibility for providing a supportive learning environment within our school.
    • Everyone will be treated with dignity and respect.

    News and Events

    District Accreditation Parent Survey

    In order to determine how Richland One is meeting its mission, parents are invited to participate in a survey.

    To complete the survey, go to


    Upcoming Events

    Mon, Apr 21 - Fri, Apr 25
    MAP Testing
    Thursday, April 24
    Interim Reports
    Monday, April 28
    MAP Testing
    Tuesday, April 29
    Strings & Dance Performance
    6:00 PM
    Thursday, May 1
    Band & Drama Performance
    6:00 PM

    From the Principal

    Parents, Students, and Community Members,

    Thank you for visiting Hopkins Middle School’s website. I would like to thank each of you for your support and dedication to Hopkins Middle.

    The Hopkins’ team is excited to work with you, our most important stakeholders, to insure all students have the best academic, social, and emotional experience during these important middle school years.

    We welcome parents/guardians and community members to stop by the school and sign in and visit our classrooms, talk to our faculty and staff or just take the time to walk around our campus.

    Have a safe and wonderful day!