1311 Lilly Street
Longview, TX 75602
HUDSON PEP STRONG
Hudson PEP (Planned
Enrichment Program) is a district-wide elementary school in Longview
Independent School District for students who perform in the average
to above average range in grades 1-5. Students
participate in music, art, physical education, and computer with
certified teachers in all grades. A
hands-on science program has been integrated into the curriculum. In
grade 5, students may participate in band, orchestra or choir. A
strings program is offered for students in grades 3-5 depending on
STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math
We have integrated STEM into our Science Lab for our students in
grades 1-5. STEM education is based on finding a solution to a real
world problem and emphasizes project based learning. A few examples
of STEM projects that have been incorporated into out lab are Lego
We Do robotics, Bio-domes and Wind Turbines.
is develop the whole child – academically, socially, physically,
creatively and morally through an enriched academic curriculum and
high expectations. Students remember, understand, apply,
analyze, evaluate, and create to learn and reinforce skills.
application begins the process for admittance. Students are
given ability and achievement tests to see if they qualify.
Students entering first grade are testing during March and April.
Grades 2 through 5, if places are available, are tested during the
first week of June.
district students may apply. About one third of the students
are identified as Gifted and Talented and participate in a
school hours are from 7:30 – 3:00 pm.