Spirit Creek Middle School


"Catch the Spirit of Learning"
 Dr. Melissa Shepard, Principal
  Mrs. Barbara Brown, Assistant Principal
115 Dolphin Way
Hephzibah, GA 30815
706-592-3999 FAX
  Office Hours: 7:15 - 3:15
  Student Hours: 7:30 - 2:30


7th Grade Math Teacher Shaves Head For CRCT


Mr. Cooper shaved his head in support of SCMS students who signed a pledge promising to give 100% on the CRCT.  As part of their pledge, students agreed to stay focused and carefully review all their answers on the test.

Dates To Remember

April 7th - 11th - Spring Break

April 17th - CRCT

April 18th - Good Friday (Holiday)

April 22nd - April 25th - CRCT

April 28th - April 29th - CRCT (Make-ups)

April 23rd - Progress Reports

May 23rd - Last Day of School (PreK-8)

Attention: 8th Grade Students/Parents

Richmond County Mathematics Competition


Challenge 24
3rd Place

Congratulations SCMS Boys 2014 Basketball Champions

The young men of the basketball team proved what "hard work and dedication" can do. The team and coaches would like to thank the parents, students, teachers, staff, and administration for supporting us during our championship run.


CRCT Study Guide for 6th,7th, & 8th Grades


Public School Choice for 2014 - 2015 School Year

Georgia Parent Survey

Georgia Parent Survey

Please take a moment to participate in the Georgia Parent Survey for the 2013-2014 school year.  Data from the Georgia Parent Survey will be used to calculate the School Climate Star Rating within the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI).  The survey has 20 questions and should take no more than 5 - 10 minutes to complete.  Your responses are anonymous and will be submitted directly to the Georgia Department of Education. 
Please click here to begin the survey.  Thank you in advance for your participation!

The Georgia Parent Survey will officially open on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 and will remain open through Friday, January 31, 2014.


Mr. Jones
Teacher of the Year

Title 1 Alert School Letter

Follett Shelf - eBooks

Read eBooks online using Follett Shelf. 
Visit the media center for username and password.

Follett Shelf

Georgia On-line Assessment System (OAS)

Georgia OAS Website

The Georgia On-line Assessment System (OAS) is designed to assist schools in providing students with practice test items for the Georgia CRCT.

Student Username:  GTID #
Student Password:  student

Character Education





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   Character Education Word For:  April




Respect for the Environment





Effective Behavior and Instructional Support

At SCMS a Dolphin will always...
Be Respectful
Be Responsible 
Be Cooperative
Be Safe
Be There/Be Ready


Ms. Denlinger's Art Class Presents: Creative Masks

Friday, May 2
School Lunch Hero Day

Mon, May 5 - Fri, May 9
School Nutrition Appreciation Week
Tuesday, May 13
Tuesday, May 20
Thursday, May 22
Last Day of School (Grades 9~12)

Community Survey
Superintendent Qualifications

Please participate in this brief survey to express your preferences for Richmond County School System Superintendent qualifications.

A Parent Guide to Destination Math and A Parent Guide to Destination Reading are available to give insight on using the Houghton Mifflin website. The web address is http://rd.richmond.k12.ga.us/lms

Today, 4/24/2014
High: 82 Low: 61
Mostly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 4/25/2014
High: 85 Low: 57
Slight chance thunderstorms
17% chance of precipitation.