The mission of the Fred P. Hamilton Career Center, in partnership with the home and community, is to enable students to become socially responsible citizens and life long learners in a global society.

50 Hamilton career center 1968 to 2018.

Hamilton Career Center celebrates 50 Years of Career and Technology Education in Oconee County.  

SDOC Career Clusters and Majors
SDOC Career Clusters

Students choose a career cluster and a major by the 10th grade year.  The SDOC offers courses in 13 career clusters with state and national certification opportunities in many areas.  Career goals should be considered when choosing a cluster and major, and course selection should reflect those goals.  


Press Releases
  • Transition to the Real World Garden Project Sale The TRW class at HCC is hosting a Garden Project Sale.  The classes are constructing several items perfect for gardens and patios in the upcoming spring season.  Offerings include a ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2019, 7:38 AM by DANIELLE IVEY
  • Senior Job Fair On Tuesday, April 9, the SDOC, in partnership with the Oconee Economic Alliance, will sponsor a job fair for Oconee’s seniors.  The job fair will be held at Foothills ...
    Posted Feb 22, 2019, 8:02 AM by DANIELLE IVEY
  • HCC Code Red Drill Hamilton Career Center practiced a Code Red Drill (intruder drill) today, Tuesday, November 13, 2018.  This was just a drill for the students and teachers at Hamilton Career Center.  
    Posted Nov 13, 2018, 6:32 AM by DANIELLE IVEY
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We envision that all students:
  • are responsible…are ethical…and come from a well-nurtured home.
  • become involved in and care about their community.
  • are physically and emotionally ready to learn.
  • will have access to on-line computer services.
  • graduate as program completers.
  • participate in leadership events.
  • attend school 180 days a year.
  • have a strong desire to learn.
  • are well behaved.
  • have knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary for success.
We envision a school:
  • where monetary resources are being applied to progressive, innovative programs that enhance technology.
  • where students will be provided the resources which allow them to achieve their maximum potential.
  • with greater community/business cooperation with apprenticeships and school-to-work programs.
  • where we can expand programs to meet the needs of the academically disadvantaged to enhance their future employability.
  • where all individuals strive to achieve their maximum potential.
  • where all individuals are respected.
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