Hammond Junior High Magnet School
Creating Opportunities for All
Mission Statement:
HJHMS aspires to develop knowledgeable, caring, and responsible lifelong learners through high quality educational programs and rigorous assessment. Young people of diverse cultures are provided the knowledge to successfully function in a global society as holistic students who are confident, multicultural communicators guided by international-mindedness, understanding, and respect.

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Green Schools

Shannon Stage USGBC of Louisiana Executive Director, Betty Lee-PTSA vice president, Amanda Frere PTSA president, Robin Danos - Curriculum Specialist, Robin Price-science and agriculture teacher, Alicia Deffes- science and technology teacher (project coordinator) and Chris Bankston - project mentor.

Green Schools  


Students of the Month
Congratulations to our February Students of the Month.
Congratulations to our Students of the Month for March!


March Students of the Month



  • New Year
    Looking forward to a Legendary year! 
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  • Motivational Guest Speaker

    Motivational Guest Speaker 

    Merlyna Valentine survived the unthinkable: a near-fatal infection that led to the amputation of both hands and both feet. She is a leading educator in Louisiana. An inspiration to all she meets, Merlyna is truly amazing!

    NBC Today Show: Quadruple Amputee Merlyna Adams Amazing Story!

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  • Washington DC
    "Producing Inquirers Via Exposure"
    Several HJHMS students are touring Washington DC this week. 
    Click on the image to see pictures from the trip!
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Today is Tuesday, September 02, 2014


upcoming events

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NSTA STEM expo  
NSTA STEM Forum and Expo 2014


Jr. Beta Club Convention
Click the photo above to see pictures
from the Jr. Beta convention 2014!
Sept. 2013
Click the photo to see images from the start of this school year! 
Click the photo to see images from GIST! 
Google Glass
Students in Computer Science classes
were able to try on Mrs. Joiner's
Google Glass!

Hammond Junior High Magnet School would like to send a huge “Shout Out” to the following businesses in the community of Hammond for supporting our fabulous teachers during Teacher’s Appreciation Week, May 5 – 9. We could not have been successful without your individual support!


Olive Garden

HJHMS Athletic Department

Parent Teacher Student Association

SouthernMaid Doughnuts

Pizza Hut

Doughlicious Doughnuts

Race Trac

Jimmy John’s

Santa Fe


CC’s Pizza


Smoothie King

AMC Palace Theatre

Café Nola

Raising Cane’s

Ryan’s Family SteakHouse

Cracker Barrel

Student Government Association

Buffalo Wild Wings