We envision Harahan Elementary School to be a learning institution where a variety of instructional strategies and tools are used to meet the needs of our students with support of all stakeholders.

Recent News

November Announcements

As the colder weather is approaching, please remember that only red sweatshirts and red fleece jackets may be worn at school. Interim Reports will go home on Friday, November 14th. Fall Break will be held November 24th-28th. There will be no Holiday Child Care. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving!    


Spirit Week

This week is spirit week at Harahan! Bring $1.00 each day to participate and support United Way! Pajama Day Monday Crazy Hair Day Tuesday Wild West Wednesday 80’s Day Thursday Dress Down Friday

First Day of School!

School resumes Friday for 1st through 5th grades! Please remember that school opens at 8:20 a.m. We ask that all parents plan to be off campus by 9:30 a.m. Please bring all school supplies on Friday. We look forward to a great school year!


2014-2015 School Supply Lists

2014-2015 school supply lists are now available! Click on the link below to access each grade level’s list. http://harahan.jpschools.org/resources/school-supplies/  


Saints at Harahan!

New Orleans Saints safety Jairus Byrd visited Harahan last Wednesday as part of the Rotolo’s Literacy Program Visit series. Third through fifth graders were surprised with this special visit. Byrd answered questions and spoke about the importance of reading. A huge “thank you” to the N.O. Saints and Rotolo’s!

Upcoming District Events

Welcome to Harahan Elementary!

Home of the Hawks

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