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  • Mission Statement

    Building a world-class school system through education, collaboration, and innovation. 


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    Vision Statement

    The Richmond County School System will create a world-class, globally competitive school system where all students will graduate and are college/career ready.

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  • book fair

    Buy One Get One Free Scholastic Book Fair

     April 20 - 26, 2018 

    Shopping Hours:

    Friday, April 20th 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.

    Monday - Wednesday 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.

    Thursday, April 26th 7 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    Visit the online Book FairHomepage at https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=hephzibahelementaryschool2 
    for the volunteer sign up sheet, and the new eWallet (digitalpayment option for students). 

    No checks will be accepted.  We can only accept cash, debit and credit cards, and the new eWallet. You'll leave the Fair with twice as many books!

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  • Test

    Third grade students will take the Georgia Milestone Test May 2-4.  Fourth grade students will take the Georgia Milestone Test May 14-16.  Fifth Grade students will take the Georgia Milestone test May 7-11.  It is important that students are prepared for these tests.  All students must be present and on time by 7:30 a.m. each day.  Students need to get a good night’s sleep and eat a good breakfast.  We want HES students to do their very best on this test!


    Please click here for Georgia Milestone Study Guides for students in grades 3 - 5.   


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  • Ribbon

    HES Honors Day Information & Schedule

    It is the time of year again when we proudly recognize our students for their academic achievement and progress made during the 2017-18 School Year.  We would like to inform you of the changes in awards due to our new Standards-Based Reports Cards.  Click here to find the honors that will be awarded to students who meet the criteria for each award.  We take pride in our students learning and believe that they should be honored for their achievements.


    Wednesday, May 23rd

    PreK 8:00 – 9:15 a.m.

    Kindergarten 9:45 - 11:00 a.m.

    First Grade 12:00 – 1:15 p.m.


    Thursday, May 24th

    Second Grade 8:00 – 9:15 a.m.

    Third Grade 9:45 – 11:00 a.m.

    Fourth Grade 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.


    Friday, May 25th

    Fifth Grade 8:00 - 9:30 a.m.



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  • survey

    Hephzibah Elementary School
    Title I Parent Engagement End of Year Survey

    Hephzibah Elementary School is a Title I school,and as the parent/guardian and family member of a child attending a Title I school you are an important part of the Title I team. Your input is vital in the planning and implementation of the parent and family engagement program and activities in our school.  The focus of all Title I programs is to help eligible students meet the same high academic achievement standards expected of all children, regardless of their socioeconomic status and background. The following survey is confidential and will be used to assist with future planning for parent and family engagement activities and events for the 2018-2019 school year. We appreciate your feedback and thank you for taking the time to complete the survey.

    Click here to complete the survey.

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  • Standard Base Report Card Information

    Report Card

    Hephzibah Elementary Parent Letter

    Richmond County School System Information

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  • IB

    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



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