Mission Statement

Welcome  to Joseph Hess Elementary School!

We are a  pre-school through 5th grade school located in Hammond, Indiana. The Joseph Hess School Community's vision upholds high expectations and accountability for students, parents, staff, and administrators, provides a safe and supportive environment where all members are accepted and respected, and encourages open communication resulting in positive relationships while ensuring learning achievement and the development of responsible citizens.

If you believe it , You can Achieve it!
Go Hess Hawks!


Recent News

Please join us at Hess Library for our Camp Read S'more!
Camp will run from 10-11:30 AM on the dates below. This is a great opportunity for your student to interact with classmates, play games, and READ throughout the summer!
If you are participating in Virtual Summer School, teachers will be available at Camp Read S'more for any questions or concerns you may have.
We can't wait to see you!

U P C O M I N G   E V E N T S:

Monday, June 11Virtual Summer School Week 1
Wednesday, June 13: Camp Read S'more

Monday, June 18Virtual Summer School Week 2
Wednesday, June 20: Camp Read S'more

Monday, June 25Virtual Summer School Week 3
Wednesday, June 27: Camp Read S'more

Monday, July 9Virtual Summer School Week 4
Wednesday, July 11: Camp Read S'more

Monday, July 16: Virtual Summer School Week 5
Wednesday, July 18: Camp Read S'more

Monday, July 23: Virtual Summer School Week 6
Wednesday, July 25: Camp Read S'more

Click the link below for an additional
summer reading opportunity: 

Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge

Webmasters:  Mrs. S Prast/ Mrs. M Bland

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