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HES - State of Georgia Silver Award

The Governor's Office of Student Achievement has awarded Hahira Elementary School as a winner in the 2016 Single Statewide Accountability System awards.

HES was given the Silver Award in the Greatest Gains category for exhibiting high growth in student achievement, meaning that HES's academic growth over the last three years has been in the top 5% of schools in the state.

HES is one of the 139 Greatest Gains schools in the state and one of only 37 schools to receive the 2016 Silver Award for Greatest Gains.

Welcome to HES


Mission: "Working together to teach students in a safe, orderly, and challenging environment, inspiring them to learn and excel"

Vision: "A corps of passionate and unified learning communities striving for world-class educational excellence every day"

Belief Statements:  Student learning is the priority of the school.

  • All students can learn.
  • Each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs.
  • A student's self-esteem is enhanced by positive relationships and mutual respect among students and staff.
  • Students learn in different ways and should be provided with a variety of instructional approaches while applying learning in meaningful contexts.
  • Challenging expectations increase student performance.
  • Students learn best when they are actively engaged in the learning process and when given appropriate opportunities for success.
  • A safe and physically comfortable environment promotes student learning.

Motto: HES = Helping Everyone Succeed



CONGRATULATIONS to our new Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations to our new HES 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year
Mrs. Julie Padgett
Mrs. Padgett has taught Music at HES for 11 years!
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