School nickname: Longhorns
5001 Avenue P
Lubbock, TX 79412
Phone: (806) 766-1722
Principal: Dennis Hargrove
Grades taught: K-06
Feeds: Dunbar Junior High School
Excellence Indicator System report.
The original Hodges Elementary School
building opened in 1951. Additions were added in 1952, 1964, and 1968 and 1987.
Hodges was one of Lubbock's first elementary schools to get a gymnasium.
The school has a Parent Center, which houses the parent volunteer program and
facilities for student art and music specialists.
Hodges has two computer
labs and all fourth-, fifth and sixth-grade classrooms have computers that are
networked and connected to the Internet.
All classrooms are connected to the
Internet with at least one computer.
Hodges' Parent Teacher Association and
parent volunteer program are vibrant and "very active," a school representative
The district is building and equipping an outdoor learning center on
The school sponsors several programs that promote community and
parental involvement, starting with a community hot dog cookout in September.
Hodges has a Monday Night Football program for fathers and sons on nights when
the Dallas Cowboys play.
The school conducts a parenting class series and
a brown-bag lunch special for parents to come and share library experiences with
The school hosts a job fair each year for primary and intermediate
students, and special meals for parents at Thanksgiving and Christmas.
celebrates Black History Month, Cinco de Mayo, Diez y Seis and, during Red Ribbon
Week, participates in a neighborhood march with parents and students.
school also conducts an annual health fair and an income tax seminar for parents.
The school provides bilingual courses, special education programs, and early
literacy and Accelerated Reading programs.
a complete look at the state's report card for Hodges Elementary School click