BMS Mission Statement:

The mission of Bethune Middle School is to provide each student a quality and diverse education in a safe, trusting environment that promotes self-discipline, motivation, and excellence in learning. 

BMS Belief Statements:

  • All children can learn.
  • All children should be shown that they have worth and listening to children validates their worth.
  • Teacher enthusiasm and efficacy are essential for student motivation.
  • All children need and deserve differentiated instructional strategies and a rigorous curriculum in order to learn to their fullest potential.
  • The learning environment must be comfortable, non-threatening, aesthetically appealing, appropriately structured, and free of sarcasm both for teacher and student.
  • Established rituals and routines are vital in developing an appropriate learning environment.
  • We believe in equipping students for the future workforce through technology enhanced learning.
  • Learning is a continuous, life-long process.
  • All students deserve highly qualified, highly effective teachers.
  • Teacher and student attendance are essential for student achievement.
  • Students should be accountable for their learning through establishing student learning goals.

Bethune Middle School is a place “Where We Strive for Excellence”.

BMS News & Announcements

Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night January 30, 2018 6:00 p.m.

Eclipse - Early Release August 21, 2017

All schools will release beginning at 12:00 noon


Charlton County School Food Service will continue to provide ‘Breakfast on...

Get Georgia Reading Campaign Begins May 2017

Read anywhere, anytime, and virtually anything this summer.

Our Daily Bread Sponsors Summer Feeding Program for Charlton County Students

Meals will be provided at the following sites: Folkston Elementary School...

Open House

Please join us for BMS' Open House and meet your child's teachers....
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