We envision Harahan Elementary School to be a learning community where students feel safe, loved, and challenged to excel. Students are goal setters who use metacognitive strategies to successfully achieve their self-prescribed goals. Stakeholders ensure students’ individual needs are met through guidance, modeling, and a variety of instructional strategies.
To improve student performance and achievement, we must be able to recruit and retain the best teachers. Currently, our starting teacher salary is among the lowest in the region, and we are not competitive. Each year we are losing teachers and employees to surrounding parishes. On the November 18 ballot, there is a proposed millage […]
PTF 5:30 PM Ms. Scott will be discussing a fundraiser that starts Wednesday, September 27 and Fall Fest. Parent Connection Night 6:00 PM This is a great time to make a personal connection with your child’s teacher. Fifth grade International Baccalaureate projects will be featured in the auditorium. Parent Connection Flyer
May 12, 2017 The Jefferson Parish Public School System will hold early registration for the 2017-18 school year for kindergarten students. This registration period for kindergarten students only will take place May 30 through June 2 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the school the student will attend. Kindergarten students can also be registered […]
LEAP TEST It’s testing season across Louisiana. Students in grades three through eight will take the Louisiana Educational Assessment Program, known more commonly as LEAP. For the 2016-17 school year, students will test in English language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. The LEAP tests are just one indicator used to create a complete picture […]
Upcoming District Events
- 11/20/2017 - 11/24/2017 - Thanksgiving break (holiday)
- 11/29/2017 - Fall EOC Window Opens (Grades 9-12)
- 12/13/2017 - Fall EOC Window Closes (Grades 9-12)
- 12/19/2017 - 12/20/2017 - Middle/High exam days (half day in Middle and High schools)
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Welcome to Harahan Elementary!
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Soar high with the HAWKS!
*Students need to report to school each day by 8:40 and not check out prior to 3:35.
*Students should come prepared to be active participants in the learning process.
*Parents, continue to check your child's folder each night for notices and homework assignments.
*Make reading with your child for 15 minutes a part of your daily routine.
*Call and/or e-mail teachers when necessary.
Upcoming School Events
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