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Important Coronavirus Updates and Learn From Home FAQs

Per the NC Governor’s order, all NC students will Learn from Home until May 15, 2020 utilizing provided work packets and virtual assignments from their teachers.  If you have any trouble, please reach out directly to your child’s teacher for support. Helpful information on Google Chat/Meet and additional instructional technology support documents are available on our website here. If additional support with Learn from Home is needed, you may also email the Help Desk at LearnFromHome@hcpsnc.org.

We still have Chromebooks available for students in grades K-5 who need one.  Please call the school at (828) 697-4752 to reserve one for your child.

During the time of NC school closures due to the Covid-19 Virus, you may fax any Reassignment Request Forms to us at (828)698-6125 or mail them to Hendersonville Elementary School 1039 Randall Circle Hendersonville, NC 28791.  We look forward to assisting you remotely during this time!

Please refer to the HCPS district website for additional Covid-19 updates!

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FLEX Fridays for HES Students Set to Begin April 3rd

We are excited to announce that starting April 3, 2020, FLEX Fridays will begin for HES students.

  • Fun – This needs no explanation!
  • Leisure Learning – Parents and students will have additional opportunities to spend time in nature go on a virtual field tip, or read…whatever interest you and your child. Mrs. Newman will offer STEM challenges. Coach Lindsey, Mr. Dunkin, and Mrs. Greedy will offer activities.
  • Emotional Time and Connections – Each Friday, parents and students will receive a social-emotional activity from Mrs. Elks.
  • eXtra Learning and Support – Fridays can be used for catching up and making additional connections with teachers for any needed support.

Your child should have received an email from Coach Kayla Lindsey with more information. Additional details can be found on this Google Document created by the Specialists.  Note: You must be logged in using your student’s HCPS email address in order to view this document.

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HES 2019-2020 Staff and Vision Statement

At Hendersonville Elementary School, we will provide a solid academic foundation for each child. We will encourage and empower students to achieve their academic best while emphasizing respectfulness and responsibility for success in life and to prepare students for the 21st century.

Mission Statement

At HES, we are:

 Honorable in character

 Engaged in learning, and

 Successful each day!



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A+ School

Hendersonville Elementary School earned an A+ grade for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 school years!  We are the only school in Henderson County with that distinction. In 2017-2018, we were proud to have Exceeded Growth.  HES is one of only four schools in the state of NC to be honored as a Lighthouse School in 2018.

In addition to receiving another A rating in 2018-2019, HES also Exceeded Growth!  In fact, HES ranked 3rd out of the 2600+ schools in the state that Exceeded Growth and was 1 of only 12 schools that received both honors.

Go Cubcats!

Read more about our grade from the NC Department of Public Instruction.


STEM School of Distinction

Hendersonville Elementary School was named a STEM School of Distinction by the NC Department of Public Instruction.  We are the only elementary school in WNC with that honor.

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#1 in Student Growth

An “A” school this year, Hendersonville Elementary also achieved the highest growth index (5.14) among local elementary schools.

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Recognized as one of the top-performing NC public schools in 2018-19

Of the more than 2,500 public schools in North Carolina, 119 of them received a performance grade of A and exceeded academic growth expectations.  Hendersonville Elementary School is proud to be one of those 119 high performing schools.  WRAL has the full report.

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Hendersonville Elementary School is in the top 1% of Title I Schools in NC

Hendersonville Elementary has received recognition for being in the top 1% of Title I schools in North Carolina and as a 2019-20 National ESEA Distinguished School Nominee in the “high performance” category.  The Hendersonville Times News and Hendersonville Lightning have the full report.

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