Your Neighborhood School in Southwest Philadelphia

Harrity is a neighborhood elementary school serving over 850 students and their families in Kindergarten through 8th grade. Harrity is a special place where your child will experience the joy of learning in a safe, positive environment. We focus on 5 core values: respect, responsibility, hard work, teamwork and kindness.  From music to art to field trips-Harrity students take part in a well-rounded education.  We work closely with our families to ensure Harrity is a place where every child loves to learn.

850

Students

K-8

Grades

Our School

  • Students come to school dressed in full uniform excited to start their day.  
  • The day starts with free breakfast.
  • Students are greeted by their teacher and head to their classroom for morning meeting.  
  • We value reading.  Students have at least 2-3 hours of reading where they work in small groups with the teacher.  
  • Students have classes in math, social studies, and science.
  • Students head back to the cafeteria to enjoy free lunch.
  • Afterwards, students enjoy free play or structured recess.
  • Students engage in art, physical education, music or foreign language. We are proud to educate the whole child at Mastery.
  • Once the school day is over, students may stay to participate in clubs or the aftercare program.  

Learn more about our K-12 Approach.

Harrity offers a variety of after school activities and clubs.  Aftercare is available at the school.

Some examples include:

  • Art Club
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Dance
  • Drill Team
  • Drum Line
  • Flag Football
  • Girl Scouts
  • Piano Club
  • PSSA Prep
  • Reading Enrichment
  • Snider Youth Hockey
  • Violin Club
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Our Team