About Us » Principal's Corner

Principal's Corner

Welcome to Hallettsville Jr. High School - Home of the Yearlings and Lady Yearlings. HJHS is a 5th through 8th grade campus located in beautiful Hallettsville, Texas. Approximately 375 students are enrolled on campus. Our goal is to provide each child with a successful education experience in a safe, orderly, and well-disciplined environment. HJHS Staff strives to prepare our students for high school during the transition years of junior high. Hallettsville Jr. High School's philosophy is to "Reach Every Learner" by providing a well-balanced curriculum, differentiated instruction, and a risk-free environment that will ensure the success of all students. The junior high staff will empower each student to reach his/her learning potential in preparation for real world applications, which include responsibility, trustworthiness, respect, caring, fairness, and citizenship. District resources have been invested in computer technology to broaden instruction and to prepare students for an increasingly computerized society. The staff delivers the best teaching practices in a nurturing and engaging environment. With our new campus additions and remodeled facility, HJHS is able to meet the needs of all students. Students and staff are proud to call Hallettsville Jr. High School home! Marisa Maes, Principal