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.

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


HES Teacher of the Year

Hephzibah Elementary's 2015-2016
Teacher of the Year
Ms. Carthen

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Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 8
Strategic Waivers School System Public Meeting @ 5:00 PM (Boardroom Auditorium)
Tuesday, October 13
Muffins for Moms
More info to come.
Friday, October 16
District Professional Learning
RCSS Annual Teacher of the Year Banquet @ 7:00 PM
Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center
Tuesday, October 20
Parent Volunteer Workshop
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
in the Parent Engagement Room 303.  Any parent who wants to volunteer at HES or attend field trips with the students must attend a Parent Volunteer Workshop.


* 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, 10/8/2015
High: 83 Low: 59
Mostly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/9/2015
High: 82 Low: 64
Partly sunny
6% chance of precipitation.