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Congratulations to the following HES Science Fair Winners!
First Place - Sapp
Second Place - Towns
Third Place - Daniels
First Place - Williams - Polar Puzzle
Second Place - Williams - Jumping for Geodes
Third Place - Williams - Go With the Flow
Honorable Mention - Williams - Building Beaches
Honorable Mention - Ashton - Colorful Candies
First Place - Jesutofunmi Ayedun - How to Make a Volcano Replica
Second Place - Lexie Covington - Float or Sink
Third Place - Rena Williams - Look Mom, No Leaks
Honorable Mention - Eric Palmer - Do Plants Need Water
Honorable Mention - Keonte Wright - Walking Water
Honorable Mention - Ryan Wells-Jones - H2O to Grow
Honorable Mention - John Thomas - The Best Toothpaste
First Place - Ronaldo Jones - Diaper Dissection
Second Place - Emma Babinec - Which Water Will Freeze the Fastest?
Third Place - Hannah Pollard - Does Sugar Really Cause Tooth Decay?
Honorable Mention - Bria Sutton - Can Dog's Drool Kill Germs?
The Georgia Department of Education Parent Survey is available for HES parents to complete online using their personal computer, smartphones, or tablet. The website address is http://gshs.gadoe.org/Lists/Parents/NewForm.aspx. The information from the survey will be used as part of the calculation of the School Climate Star Rating. Parents are welcome to complete the survey at HES in the media center. For more information, please contact Mrs. Enfinger at 706-592-4561 ext. 3410.
Perfect Attendance Contest
September 4, 2018 – May 10, 2019
Hephzibah Elementary students with perfect attendance from September 4, 2018 – May 10, 2019 will be entered to win prizes such as these new bikes donated by T.R. Brooks and a $50 Walmart gift card donated by American Custom Fence Co. There will be more prizes added as donations are being sought for this contest.
10 tardies and/or early dismissal = 1 absent
1 out of school suspension = 1 absent
For more information or to donate to this worthy cause, please contact Mrs. Danforth at 706-592-4561.
Hephzibah Elementary School (HES) is a candidate school for the Primary Years Programme. We are pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy – a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that Hephzibah Elementary School believes is important for our students. HES IB PYP Brochure
Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and it programmes, visit http: www.ibo.org.