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Hammond Eastside Magnet Upper School

OUR Mission

Hammond Eastside Magnet Upper encourages students to become thoughtful, compassionate, global citizens by emphasizing empathy, kindness, and reflection in the classroom. Through inquiry-based learning, students pursue an understanding of their role in various communities in ways that are engaging, challenging, and meaningful to life-long learning.

OUR Vision

At Hammond Eastside Magnet Upper, I show integrity, confidence, and curiosity in learning. Change begins with me! My possibilities are endless! 

School News

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VLO Meet & Greet Series

Interested in learning more about our Virtual Learning Option? Plan to attend one of our scheduled Meet & Greet events. 

Transition Career Fair

Our TPSS Special Education Department is pleased to announce the First Annual Transition Career Fair for students with disabilities at the Amite Arena on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. We invite our diverse learners who will soon be tranisitioning out of high school, along with their families, to attend.

VLO Open Enrollment 2024

As you begin to plan for next school year, consider our Virtual Learning Option as one of your choices.

Open Enrollment 
April 1 - June 1

Mental Health Series - Social Media: Protecting Your Child by Staying Awake & Involved

Social Media: Protecting Your Child by Staying Awake & Involved

Protecting children from technology that moves so fast, is very difficult to manage. Oftentimes, the way parents react can make the issues worse. Join us to learn the parenting pitfalls, as well as practical solutions to effectively managing technology use.

March 12, 2024
6:00-7:00 PM

join our next Mental Health Series
via Zoom

Register Here

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Community Engagement Events

You are invited to attend an upcoming Community Engagement Event! Come be a part of the solution, as we work toward building a solid plan for our students. #ElevateYourImpact

ELL Parent Meeting

We are welcoming all of our English Language Learner Families to come meet with us to review school policies and procedures, discuss testing, and answer any questions.

TPSS Bus Driver Training 2024

Join us for our next TPSS Bus Driver Training. This could be just the opportunity you've been searching for! Our next day training is scheduled to start soon.

March 11-14 & 18-21, 2024
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
TPSS Technology Center

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2023-2024 Student of the Year Winners

Shout out to our 2023-2024 Student of the Year Winners! Thank you for the hard work and dedication you put into your school performance, community involvement, and overall achievements!

2023-2024 Teacher of the Year Recipients

Congratulations to our 2024 Teacher and Student of the Year recipients! We are #TangiProud of you.

Nurturing Academic Success

Need guidance on how to keep homework and study sessions positive? Read our latest blog.

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2024-2025 Request for Early Childhood Seats

We are encouraging public input for the 2024-2025 funding plan. Please direct all comments to Carmen.brabham@tangischools.org. Comments may also be mailed to 59656 Puleston Rd. Amite, LA 70422, faxed to 985-748-2455, or hand delivered to the Academics Department at the Tangipahoa Parish School System District Office.

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Academic Calendars Approved for 24-25 & 25-26 School Years

The TPSS board has approved the academic calendars of the next upcoming two school years. 

Visit our website to see the Calendars

Reading Assistance Available to K-5th Grade Students

Thanks to the Steve Carter Literacy Tutoring Program, K-5th grade students may be eligible for a $1,000 digital voucher to support literacy tutoring.

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New Safety Precautions at All Athletic Events

TPSS is implementing new safety precautions at all athletic events effective immediately. 

TPSS Coffee Talks with Superintendent Stilley

Join Superintendent Stilley on FB Live for our weekly Coffee Talks!

Every Tuesday @ 2:30

https://www.facebook.com/Tangischool

Coffee Talk Archives

TPSS Has An App!

We are excited to announce that TPSS has a new mobile App! 

Transportation Information

Which bus will my child ride? Find the answer to this and more transportation questions by visiting us online.

Core Values

Our Core Values help to set the stage for a postive learning environment.

Teach for Tangi!

Join our team of excellent educators.

How do I enroll my child?

Need help getting started with enrolling your child to attend our schools? Visit us Online

Resolve a Problem

Let's work together to the make the most of your child's educational experience. Reach out with questions or concerns. 

School Board Meetings

Get Engaged by attending or viewing a School Board meeting. Let's work together to plan for the successful education of our students.

School Cash Online

Set up your account and pay most school fees with School Cash Online. 

All cafeteria fees will still be paid through My Schoolbucks. 

Become a TPSS Substitute

Tangipahoa Parish School System offers a wide variety of opportunities for a successful career. We are ready to place you into a position which plays to your strengths and helps to you grow professionally. 

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Come Teach for Tangi!

Looking to make a move? Now is a great time to consider it! Tangischools is offering a one-time $15,000 recruitment stipend for New Teachers to TPSS.

Become a TPSS School Bus Attendant

TPSS is looking for reliable School Bus Attendants to assist with morning and afternoon routes.

School Bus Attendant Interest Form

 

2023-2024 Annual Operating Budget

Visit our Business Department page for important information.

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Family Toolkit

Our Family Toolkit is a directory of information which will help you find the information you need quickly!

Family Toolkit

Tap the App to anonymously share helpful information with Crime Stoppers.

The P3 platform enables the public to share information anonymously with Crime Stoppers programs, law enforcement entities, schools, and large corporations around the world.  If you have crime or safety-related information that may be deemed useful in your community, submit a tip via the P3 web page – or download the P3 Tips App for iPhone or android devices. 

Upcoming Events

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TPSS Technology Center 795 S. Morrison Blvd Hammond LA 70403
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Ponchatoula Branch Library (in-person)
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Amite Branch Library (in-person)
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Amite Branch Library (in-person)
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Kentwood Farmers Market (in-person)
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TPSS Technology Center (in-person)
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Paul's Cafe in Ponchatoula (in-person)
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TPSS Advanced College & Career Center (in-person)
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The Depeaux in Independence (in-person)
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TPSS Advanced College & Career Center (in-person)