Academics & Programs
Hillsboro Elementary Middle School students have a wide range of program opportunities to participate in before, during, and after the school day. Whether a sport, activity, or theater production, there is something for every Hillsboro Scholar.
The main goal of Hillsboro Elementary Middle School is to provide an enriched academic environment that meets the diverse needs of our student population. In order to meet this goal, HEMS provides kindergarten through eighth-grade students with instruction in four core academic areas: language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies.
Hillsboro students also experience instruction in the following Related Arts Programs: art, computer technology, music, and physical education. Middle school students have more opportunities to explore and customize their experiences. They take two related art classes at a time: one major and one minor.
Hillsboro Elementary Middle offers a variety of programs to support our diverse learner population. Students with emotional disabilities and learning disabilities receive an individualized curriculum to meet their specific needs. Classroom and resource teachers work together to prepare lessons that use multiple teaching techniques. This ensures skill mastery by all students.
At HEMS, we know the value of involvement in extracurricular activities for elementary and middle school students. Explore your options, try something new, and get involved. Learn more.
Whether you are an artist, performer, or musician, you can grow your talents at HEMS. Majors and Minors allow time for you to explore new interests and advance your current skills. Learn more.