Fast Facts

  • Vision: Empowering all scholars to lead their own learning

    Mission: Empowering all scholars to be confident learners and leaders while promoting self-efficacy and a growth mindset through celebrations and an atmosphere of trust.

     Health Sciences Academy at Monroe Middle School is located in Monroe, North Carolina and is one of nine middle schools in Union County Public Schools. We serve approximately 900 students in grades 6-8.



    • Mascot: Redhawks
    • School Colors: Red and Black
    • School Hours: Homeroom 9:05; Dismissal 4:05
    • Elementary Feeder Schools: East Elementary, Benton Heights Elementary, Walter Bickett Elementary, Rocky River Elementary, Rock Rest Elementary.



    HSA@MMS students have 4 classes in a day; 3 of them are Core (Math, Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies alternating); 1 is Encore (Ex. Physical Education, Art, CTE Courses, Medical Investigators, Dual Language - Spanish, etc.). Core classes are 75 minutes in length and Encore classes are 45 minutes in length. Depending on the grade level, rotation, and specific Encore class, Encore classes are either on an A/B-day schedule, for a year-long, semester-long, or 6-weeks in length.