Welcome to Hempstead ISD!

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Mission Statement:
To serve our diverse community by engaging, inspiring and challenging every stakeholder to become a life-long global learner.

• Positive attitudes lead to positive actions.
• We are strengthened by our diversity.
• We believe every stakeholder can grow.


The Hempstead Independent School District wants to welcome you to a new school year and a brand new web space for the Hempstead ISD community. Hempstead ISD replaces its old website with a new web and eLearning platform that will bring our schools, students and teachers to forefront of the 21st century.



Royce Hill Named Head Football Coach
Royce Hill has been named Head Football Coach for the Bobcats.
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Physicals Required
All student athletes, band members and cheerleaders must have an updated physical on file before they can participate.
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Summer Band & Two-a-Days Begin
Summer Band Practice will begin Monday, July 25, and Two-a-Days start Monday, August 1. All band members and student athletes must have an updated physical on file to begin practice. Physical forms are available on the website.
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New Student Registration
Hempstead ISD will hold new student registration August 3 & 4
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The 2015-2016 accreditation status of the Hempstead ISD is Accredited-Probation.  Under state law, the accreditation statuses that may be assigned to districts include Accredited, Accredited-Warned, Accredited Probation, and Not Accredited-Revoked.  A status of Accredited-Probation means that a district exhibits deficiencies in performance that, if not addressed, will lead to revocation of the district's accreditation status.

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Click on the links below to read more on Focused Improvement at Hempstead ISD
    Hempstead ISD Brochure
    Hempstead ISD Brochure - Spanish

The 2014-2015 accreditation status of the Hempstead ISD is Accredited-Warned.    A status of Accredited-Warned means that a district exhibits deficiencies in performance that, if not addressed, will lead to probation or revocation of the district's accreditation status.

Hempstead Independent School District
Public Notification of Nondiscrimination in Career and Technical Education Programs

Hempstead ISD offers career and technical education programs in business, management and administration; accounting; agriculture, food and natural resources; career preparation; computer automated drawing (CAD); human services; manufacturing and welding; health science; and information technology.  Admission to these programs is based on student interest, age, and grade requirements specified by TEA as well as availability and teacher recommendation.

Free and Reduced-Price Meals Offered at HISD

Hempstead ISD announced its policy today for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the current income eligibility guidelines set by the state. Each school/site or the central office has a copy of the policy, which may be reviewed by anyone on request.

Starting on Monday, August 24, Hempstead ISD will begin distributing letters to the households of the children in the district about eligibility benefits and any actions households need to take to apply for these benefits. Applications will go out in the first day packets. Applications also are available on-line as well as the cafeteria, each campus office, and central office.


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Hempstead ISD has a Facebook page.  The new Facebook page will be used, in addition to the district website, to post information.  Be sure to "Like Our Page" and follow Hempstead ISD on Facebook.