• Alert: HCS will be updating its email system starting at 4 pm on Thursday, March 22. This will probably last until at least the close of business on Friday, March 23. This will also affect our Google Drive system. Students will not be able to work on Google-based assignments on Thursday evening. Also, if you try to email an HCS staff member, they will not receive the email until Saturday, March 24 at the earliest. However, they may not see it until Monday, March 26. We thank you for your patience and cooperation!
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Belief Statement

Belief Statements


The mission of Central Hardin High School, in partnership with the student, home, and community, is to ensure through personal attention, effective leadership, and dedicated service, that all students develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential for success.

Belief Statements

Fundamentals to Central Hardin is our concern for people, both individually and collectively.

  • We believe that the individual has intrinsic worth.
  • We believe that all people have the ability and the need to learn.
  • We believe that all children have a right to safety, love, and learning.
  • We believe that a high-quality, public system of education open to all is imperative for society to flourish.
  • We believe that diversity strengthens society and should be honored and protected.
  • We believe that broad, informed participation committed to a common good is critical to democracy.
  • We believe that humanity prospers when people work together.
  • We believe that the culture of an organization is a major factor shaping individual attitudes and behaviors.
  • We believe that shared values and common goals shape and change the climate of healthy organizations.