Robert Jackson, national speaker and author of the No More Excuses: Black Men Stand Up!, No More Excuses:The Workbook for Boys, No More Excuses: Solutions to Educating Black and Latino Males, and No More Excuses: Put a Stop to Bullying and the forthcoming No More Excuses: The Workbook for Girls, was the guest speaker for the faculty and staff of Hampton County School District 2. Robert Jackson was welcomed by the district staff members and Board of Education members with open hearts and minds. Superintendent Wright stated, Mr. Jackson was what we needed to kick-off our world-class transformation.
Mr. Jackson received his BS, Industrial Technology degree from Western Kentucky University where he lettered four years in both football and track. After being cut from the NFL Minnesota Vikings during training camp, Robert has remained deeply rooted in his commitment to serve his community as a mentor and leader especially on issues facing African American students. He mentors young men and presents workshops, seminars and speeches nationwide to youth and adults.
Back 2 School Open House
Hey everyone! Are you ready for the most wonderful time of the year? Yes, we're talking about sending all of our kids back to school. This time of year parents are celebrating the opportunity for the beginning of a new school year. Kids on the other hand, are not so excited because they want to stay up longer and enjoy more fun playing with friends and family.
Hampton County School District 2 extends a warm welcome to all students and families to attend our Open House activities at each school on Wednesday, August 12, 2015. Estill Middle/High School Open House will begin at 3 pm and Estill Elementary School Open House will begin at 5 pm. We look forward to seeing you there and being a part of our “world-class” transformation.
Workshop for New and Returning Substitutes
District-wide Closing scheduled for July 1-8, 2015
All schools and the District Office will be closed. All offices will open up for the new school year on July 9, 2015.