School Hours

  • Principal:
    Jennifer Stodden
    Assistant Principal:
    Heather Hollifield

    School Opens - 7:25 a.m.
    Universal FREE Breakfast
    7:25-7:55 a.m.
    Tardy Bell - 8:00 a.m.
    Dismissal - 3:07 p.m.

    Bus Form - Intent to Ride
    Click HERE to download in English and/or Spanish.

From The Principal

  • Great News!
    We have a "B" for our school performance grade! Our school growth index is 9.02 and our school performance Score is 72! WE HAVE EXCEEDED GROWTH!

    View the Press Release Here 
    The 2017-2018 student data was released yesterday from North Carolina's Department of Instruction. Catawba County Schools did an amazing job of educating our students at ALL levels.  

    View the HMA School Improvement Plan Here 

    Use the following to access the plans: Guest Login - Password : GuestS15800-GuestS15800  

    View the Student Code of Conduct Here The Arndt CREED

    At HMA, we treat people the RIGHT way.   

    The mission of H.M. Arndt Middle School is to inspire every student to reach their full potential. The staff at HMA is dedicated to this mission and works diligently to ensure that each student has an opportunity to be successful and reach their full potential.

    HMA is recognized as a state leader for student growth, ranking in the top 5% of all North Carolina schools for student growth index. We offer a variety of academic and extra-curricular programs. The H.M. Arndt website details many of these outstanding opportunities.

  • Academic Academy

    March 18-22: 7th Grade - College and Career (Gym); 8th Grade - Character Education (Cafeteria) Character Trait: Self-Discipline

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  • Word Power

    March 18-22: PENS/PEND - to hang (appendage, stipend, suspense, pensive); PORT - to carry (portable, report, support); POS/PONE - to put, place (expose, postpone, suppose); PRIM/PRINC - first (primal, primitive, principal)

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