"Learning to

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open house

Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet is hosting private tours of the school for parents. Please contact Scarlett Anderson at 985-345-8481 for more information.

  • Pinwheels for Peace

    Hammond Eastside Magnet participated in Pinwheels for Peace for International World Peace Day on September 21, 2015 under the leadership of Heather McNamara, Visual Arts Teacher.


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  • Hammond Eastside Magnet School  students received school supplies from Target on September 10, 2015.

     Target Donations

    Pictured from left to right: Sylvia Avendano, Lainey Addison, Olivia Tantillo, Antonio Garcia, Tacoryin Bryant, Madison Walker, Corey Williams and Logan Foy

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    August 31-Sept. 4's attribute was INQUIRER. 


    From left to right: Peyton Mayer, Omari Marshall, Lezarius Jackson, Tocarra Moore, and Abby Hatfield



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  • 8th Grade Information

    The presentation from the 8th grade informational meeting may now be downloaded. (PDF File)

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  • IB Middle Years Programme

    As of September 1, 2015, Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet School is a candidate school* for the Middle Years Programme. This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy—a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet School believes is important for our students.

    *Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), or the Diploma Programme and the IB CP. Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.

    For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit http://www.ibo.org

    Darlene Hammer, acting Principal, was informed of this excellent news on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 by the IBO and is extremely pleased to officially begin our MYP endeavors.

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  • International Baccalaureate Authorizes Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet as IB World School, Primary Years Programme

    Tuesday, July 29, 2014, Hammond Eastside Principal Maureen Terese received the following message from the Director General of the International Baccalaureate: On behalf of the International Baccalaureate (IB), it is my privilege to inform you that Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet School is to become an authorized IB World School, Primary Years Programme (PYP). Congratulations on your considerable accomplishment. – Siva Kumari, IB Director General.

    We commend Hammond Eastside’s educators, students, families, and community members for their active roles in helping our school become an authorized IB World School, Primary Years Programme (PYP). As an IB World School, we are part of a global community of schools committed to developing knowledgeable, caring young people who will be ready to negotiate their futures successfully and make contributions resulting in a more harmonious and peaceful world. The positive results of the PYP will become evident in our Hammond community as classes of PYP students graduate and undertake activities that enhance social, cultural and economic environments locally, nationally and, perhaps, internationally.

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Hammond Eastside Elementary Magnet School
Today is Sunday, October 04, 2015

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Hammond Eastside Magnet would like to thank Woodland Park Baptist Church for donating school supplies for our students!



Representatives from Entergy came by and dropped off school supplies for our teachers and students. Thank you!!