Notice of Non-Discrimination
The Richmond County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in its programs and activities for students.  The following persons have been designated to investigate any complaint communicated to the Board of Education alleging non-compliance of non-discrimination policies regarding student activities.

A Parent Guide to Destination Math and A Parent Guide to Destination Reading are available to give insight on using the Houghton Mifflin website. The web address is

School Bus Route Information

RCSS online School Bus Webquery is now available to access your child's school bus number and route information for the 2014-2015 school year.


Voluntary Student Accident Insurance

Applications are available at your child's school or you may enroll online.  To access the online enrollment, please click here.  For additional information, please visit the Athletic Department's website.

The Mission of the Richmond County School System is to educate students to become lifelong learners and productive citizens.

Title I School Improvement Planning Meeting

Attention Parents and Community Leaders:  You are invited to attend Hephzibah Elementary's Title I Schoolwide/School Improvement Planning meeting on Thursday, August 28th at 3 p.m. in the media center.  

Labels for Education

Hephzibah Elementary is participating in the Labels for Education program.  Send in your Labels for Education and help us earn equipment for P.E.  Click here for the 2012-2013 participating products.  Thanks for supporting Hephzibah Elementary!

From the Principal

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Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 3
PTA Fall Fundraiser
Thursday, September 4
PTA Fall Fundraiser
Friday, September 5
Grandparents Day @ HES
PTA Fall Fundraiser
Monday, September 8
PTA Fall Fundraiser


* The "Koala-ty" School

School Mission  
The mission of Hephzibah Elementary is to provide a QUALITY academic program which builds self esteem, promotes respect for others, and creates lifelong learners for all students.

HES School Hours

Breakfast Served 7:00-7:30 a.m.
Students must be in the lunchroom by 7:15 a.m.
Classes Begin  7:30 a.m.
Classes End  2:15 p.m.


Today, 9/2/2014
High: 98 Low: 73
Chance thunderstorms
32% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 9/3/2014
High: 97 Low: 73
Chance thunderstorms
33% chance of precipitation.