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Welcome to Nat Q. Henderson!
Mascot: Mighty Hornet
Colors: Red and Gold 
This year our Motto is "In the Pursuit of Excellence"
Our Mission Statement:
We believe through excellence in effective lesson planning and content mastery, students will excel in all subjects. Additionally, we believe in setting high expectations that are within reach of every student and encouraging students to perform to their maximum potential.
Our Vision:
Is to unlock the potential of every student through rigorous instruction and quality instructional delivery. We envision students producing quality work products, working in small groups and solving problems, and becoming innovative in finding more than one way to solve a problem.
Our Goal is to ensure every student is reading on/above grade level, thinks critically, and understands the processes of math in order to solve complex problems. 
Benefits of attending our school include:
  • 100% of our students eat breakfast free
  • Intense Reading and Math Interventions
  • Title I interventions for students before school, during the school day and after school for struggling children
  • Full day four year old pre-kindergarten program
  • Twenty 21st Century after school program (From 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday)
  • Enrichment Programs
  • Master teachers and staff members who are experts in their area
  • Departmentalized in 2nd-5th grade

Registration Information
  • Pre-Kindergarten must be 3 years old on or before September 1
  • Kindergarten must be 5 years old on or before September 1
  • Legal Birth Certificate or Birth Facts (must be original, no copies)
  • Current Immunization Record with all immunizations up to date
  • Driver’s License or Valid Picture Identification
  • Proof of address (rent receipt, lease agreement, electric bill or other utility bills (NO TELEPHONE BILLS)
  • Social Security Card

To be eligible to enroll a student, a person must be the parent or legal guardian of the student or must have a notarized written confirmation from the parent/guardian giving that person permission to enroll. 

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School Address and Dress Code

Students wear uniforms at Nat Q. Henderson. Our uniform color is navy. The navy trousers, jumpers and/or skirts should be worn with red or yellow polo shirts.

Shorts may not be worn if they are more than three (3) inches above the knees. Parents will be required to pick their child(ren) up immediately, if they are not dressed in uniform.


Uniforms are required Monday through Friday.

Please do not encourage our children to disobey rules. Help them become good citizens.