J.M Hanks Middle School

Achieving Excellence

  • Hanks Middle School Mission

     We are committed to creating a safe learning environment for ALL students to foster their academic, social, emotional and artistic skills; in addition to igniting their life-long love for learning.

     Hanks Middle School Vision

    ALL Hanks Middle School students will have the tools and skills necessary to pick a pathway for college/career while being developed socially and emotionally to be successful contributing citizens of their community.


    The 2019 Bond allowed for the Desert View Middle School and Indian Ridge Middle School campuses to be combined. Hanks Middle School now proudly serves nearly 1100 students. We are happy to, finally, be at our beautiful new campus. The new facility features state-of-the-art classrooms and STEM labs. Our fine arts programs will continue to shine in the superior facilities.

    Our Cavaliers proudly represent our core values





    Hanks Middle School is a B rated campus, achieving a score of 89. Our campus was recognized with 5 of 7 distinctions. 

    • Academic Achievement in English Language Arts/Reading
    • Academic Achievement in Mathematics
    • Top 25 Percent: Comparative Academic Growth
    • Top 25 Percent: Comparative Closing the Gaps
    • Postsecondary Readiness
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