The School District of Philadelphia will remain closed indefinitely.
More about the closure, and other updates, in the letter from Dr. Hite HERE, provided in 10 languages.

March 31: The District recently announced their plan to provide a Chromebook to every student who needs one for learning at home. More information on the Chromebook Loaner Program can be found HERE. Internet info and resources are HERE.

Grab-and-go meal sites continue to operate for our students. Updated locations and times are HERE.

A second set of K-12 Learning Guides are available online, and at meal sites as of Monday March 30. More info is HERE.

We now have an email address ( and SDP Hotlines in 10 languages for Learning Guide support and general questions. More info HERE.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions are being added regularly, HERE.

Please visit our Coronavirus Information Hub often for the most up-to-date information.

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Dr. Hite honors Zydeek Perez from Hartranft School with the District’s first-ever #AttendanceHero award. At the #AttendanceHero Campaign, Dr. Hite honored Zydeek Perez from Hartranft School with the District’s first-ever #AttendanceHero award. Zydeek, a fifth grader, has had perfect attendance since kindergarten. READ MORE




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Did You Know?/¿Sabia Usted?

Join our School Advisory Council (SAC) to be a part of the parent and community engagement in the educational process!/Únase al (SAC) Consejería Asesores de la escuela, para ser parte del enlace entre la escuela y la comunidad para el progreso estudiantil.

-Join ClassDojo to connect with teachers, parents, and students at Hartranft as we use it to share photos, videos, and messages throughout the day./Únase a la clase de DOJO conéctese con los maestros, padres, y estudiantes de Hartranft, por que lo utilizamos para compartir fotos, videos, y mensajes durante el día.

-Don’t forget to send in all emergency contact forms!/No se olvide de enviar todos los contactos de emergencia.

-All kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rdgrade students received book bags and school supplies, donated by Morgan Stanley, for the 2018-2019 school year!/Todo estudiante de Kindergarten, 1, 2, y 3er grados recibieron mochilas, y materiales escolares donados por la Compañía Morgan Stanley para este año escolar 2018-2019 año escolar.

-Eight classes received new smart boards!/Ocho salones recibieron Tableros inteligentes nuevos.

-Every kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, and 3rdgrade class received new iPad’s!/Cada estudiante de Kindergarten, 1, 2, 3 grados recibieron  nuevos IPads!