• Mission Statement

    James H. Harrison Elementary School

    Vision Statement:

    The staff at James H. Harrison Elementary School shares the vision that We are Building a Strong Foundation for students to become College and Career Ready.

    Mission Statement:

    The staff at James H. Harrison Elementary School is committed to exemplary teaching strategies that align with research based practices, collaborative coaching and learning models, and reflective practices that promote and provide educational experiences for all students.  We are committed to providing a safe nurturing learning environment that will enable students to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to become innovative thinkers and learner in an ever changing global society.  

    Our goals at James H. Harrison Elementary School is to ensure all students graduate college and career ready by:


    • Instructional Practices:

      • Working collaboratively to set clear goals, to share best practices for improving student academic achievements, and to use data driven instruction to guide instructional practices.

    • Differentiated Instruction:

      • Analyzing and identifying the strengths and needs for all learners to provide engaging instruction using diverse learning modalities through arts integration that promote critical and creative thinking and the use of technology that stimulates and challenge all students.

    • Parental Involvement:

      • Encourage, support, and sustain parents to be actively involved in the learning process at school that fosters a partnership to continuously strengthen parent input and participation within our school community.