Hammond Junior High Magnet School is pleased to announce our Students of the Month for October. Every month a specific focus is over emphasized in each classroom. Teachers observe and record student interaction with the selected application through various classroom assignments and activities. At the end of the month, teachers nominate and select students whom they feel best represented that focus.
Katelyn is the daughter of Sherri and Greg Swanson. She is the granddaughter of Beverly and John Bulligan and Ann Swanson. Her favorite subjects are English, Computer Programming, and Engineering. In her spare time she enjoys singing, reading, going to Youth, hanging out with her friends, hunting, and spending time with her family. After high school, she plans to earn a college degree in Engineering and Computer Science. Katelyn is a member of the Beta Club, Better Girls Club,and is on the HJHMS Cheerleading Squad.
Representing the 8th Grade is Matthew Bateman (pictured on the left).
Matthew is the son of Ashlie Bateman, and the grandson of Rudy Bouche, Paula Perry, and Chuck Bateman. His favorite subjects are art and history. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, working with his grandpa, and teaching his brother to play football. He is still deciding what to do after high school, but is leaning toward attending SLU to become a teacher. Matthew was a member of 4H in Loranger.
HJHMS is helping students develop the knowledge, understanding, attitudes and skills necessary to participate actively and responsibly in a changing world.
Mr. Rochel Bates, Principal of Kentwood High Magnet, leads a cluster team on a review of the recently released school performance scores. Team members analyzed data and located areas to improve upon to increase next year’s SPS score.