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Hempstead ISD...One Town, One Team, One Goal!

Hempstead ISD is a thriving school system with lots to offer. We want and will do what is best for our students. Read more as Dr. Angela Gutsch explains accountability ratings that came out this week. . . .

Posted Date: 08/16/2019

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Hempstead ISD employees presented with service awards

Annual service awards, marking milestone years of service with the district, were awarded at Hempstead ISD Convocation 2019.  Congratulations to everyone who received awards and thank you for your . . .

Posted Date: 08/12/2019

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Hempstead ISD Teachers and Staff Get Ready for Students to Return

Teachers and staff at Hempstead ISD reported for duty on Monday, August 12, ready to take on the new school year. The day opened with the annual convocation in the high school auditorium. . . .

Posted Date: 08/12/2019

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Meet the Teacher Night - August 22

The Hempstead Independent School District will host Meet the Teacher Night across the district on Thursday, August 22.  The event will be staggered to allow parents a chance to visit each campus. . . .

Posted Date: 08/08/2019

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Anna Brandt Places 10th in National Junior Beta Competition

Anna Brandt was a National Finalist representing Texas and Hempstead Middle School in the competition at the National Junior Beta Convention in Oklahoma this summer. She placed 10th in Mixed Media. . . .

Posted Date: 06/20/2019

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Students at HMS Experience Mars Rover

Is there life on Mars?  Students in Mr. Ryan Whinery’s 7th grade science classes just may be the group of students who visit Mars someday, especially after the Verizon Innovative Learning bus visit . . .

Posted Date: 05/10/2019

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Hayden Payne Won PS4 at Hempstead Elementary

Congratulations to Hayden Payne for being the end of year winner of the PS4 donated by the Positive Action mentor group as part of the Positive Action Contest at Hempstead Elementary. . . .

Posted Date: 06/12/2019

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Fun in the Sun at the Park

Students at Hempstead Early Childhood Center enjoyed a “Fun in the Sun” Day at the Hempstead City Park on Friday, May 17.  The almost 200 students enrolled at the Pre-K Center enjoyed five stations . . .

Posted Date: 05/17/2019

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John Jackson Finishes 10th at State Powerlifting Meet

John Jackson, a junior at HHS, finished the year in 10th place at the THSPA State Powerlifting Meet held in Abilene on March 23.  Jackson finished the year strong with his personal best lift of 1385. . . .

Posted Date: 04/12/2019

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Bobcat Band to Hold Instrument Drive

The Hempstead Bobcat Band will host an instrument drive on Tuesday, August 27, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Instruments will be available for rental or purchase as well as other supplies. . . .

Posted Date: 08/20/2019

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Bobcat Band Part of Disney Magic

The Hempstead Bobcat Marching Band traveled to Orlando, Florida this summer to perform at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Forty-two band students performed in the Disney Performing Arts Parade in June. . . .

Posted Date: 06/20/2019

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Hempstead ISD
1440 13th Street
P.O. Box 1007
Hempstead, Texas 77445

Central Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Summer Hours (June & July):
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Phone: 979-826-3304
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