Hiwassee Dam High School (HDHS) in Murphy, North Carolina serves grades 9-12 and is one of five high schools in Cherokee County.  HDHS is located in the western part of the county.

Here at Hiwassee Dam High School, students have the opportunity to be themselves without compromising their values or beliefs. It is our goal to make certain every student has a voice; that they are motivated, inspired, driven and successful in every aspect of their lives.