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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

U P C O M I N G   E V E N T S:

October is SOCKTOBER at Hess! Did you know socks are the number one requested item at homeless shelters? Student Council, along with PTA, is sponsoring a sock drive all month long. The winning grade level will earn a sock hop! We have a lot of donations so far...keep them coming! Go Hawks!

Our first Side-by-Side is the week of October 16-20. Please check your invitation for your student's specific date and time. You won't want to miss this technology-centered learning event!

October 23: PJ's for PR (donate $1 to wear your pajamas to school in support of the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico)

School supply lists are available online:

Resources -> Parents -> Supply Lists

Webmasters:  Mrs. S Prast/ Mrs. M Bland

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