2019/2020 Open House


Please join us on Tuesday, August 20th from 4:00pm-6:00pm for Harrison's Open House! Your child's teacher wants to meet you! Come learn about your child's classroom and curriculum! We hope to see you there!

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2019/2020 School Supplies


 Please view the below letter for information regarding the ILEARN rescore window. This only pertains to students who were in grades 3-6 last year. 



Resultos de ILEARN

 Por favor si pueden ver abojo. Hay una hoja que tiene que ver con los resultos de ILEARN. Es solomente por los estudiantes que estaban en grados 3 - 6 que tomaron el examen de ILEARN.


Back to School Registration

All new students must register and all returning students must re-register. 

August 1st at Central High School – Districtwide Registration 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m

August 5th-9th at Each School – Building Registration 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m

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Harrison Student Council fundraiser "Pennies for Paws" was a huge success! Harrison students raised $873.00! An outdoor kennel and pet supplies were donated to the East Chicago Animal Control Center. Mayor Anthony Copeland greeted members of the student council at the center during a dedication ceremony on May 31, 2019.

Kindergarten Graduation

Harrison Volunteers Rock!


Please complete the following Benjamin Harrison Elementary School Student Inquiry Form in order to help our school improve for your needs.



Through being identified as a Comprehensive Improvement School by the Indiana Department of Education, we have the opportunity to engage in a Comprehensive Needs Assessment that will build our School Improvement Plan. In order to take part in these improvement processes, we have partnered with Equitable Education Solutions, a preferred provider at the Indiana Department of Education. As such, Equitable Education Solutions has asked that parents submit a Benjamin Harrison Elementary School Parent Inquiry Form. This form should take no longer than ten minutes and will greatly impact the outcomes of this process.

Thank you in advance for your help!



Al ser identificada como una Escuela de Mejora Integral por el Departamento de Educación de Indiana, tenemos la oportunidad de participar en una Evaluación Integral de Necesidades que construirá nuestro Plan de Mejora Escolar. Para participar en estos procesos de mejora, nos hemos asociado con Equitable Education Solutions, un proveedor preferido en el Departamento de Educación de Indiana. Así que Equitable Education Solutions ha pedido que los padres completen una Encuesta de Padres. Este formulario no se debe tomar más de diez minutos para completar y tendrá un gran impacto en los resultados de este proceso.




Javier Salgado Jr. is Harrison's 2018/2019 Most Improved Student!

Girls on the Run 5K

Ms. Anna Figurski is Harrison's 2018/2019 Teacher of Excellence!

Ms. Figurski joined this Harrison family this year. She has done a phenomenal job as a first year fourth grade teacher. She is always willing to help with initiatives and has great ideas! Ms Figurski is compassionate and caring. She takes extra time to assist any student who needs help. Harrison is so fortunate to have Ms. Figurski!

Congratulations to Harrison's 2018/2019 Teacher of Excellence, Ms. Anna Figurski

Harrison Honors Courageous Community Heroes

February Star Students

Harrison celebrates Dr. Seuss's Birthday with Dr. Seuss Spirit Week!

4th Grade Black History Performance

2nd Grade Valentine Craft Family Night

Mrs. Ramirez's kindergarten class celebrated the 100th day of school!

Congratulations to our 2nd Quarter Honor Roll & Perfect Attendance Recipients!

4th Grade Cookies and Canvas Family Night

3rd Grade Family Zumba Night with Instructor Ms. Zamudio

3rd grade Zumba Family Night with Instructor Ms. Zamudio

EC Fire Department Fire Prevention Presentations

Winter Break- December 21st-January 4th

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Red Ribbon Spirit Week- Follow Your Dreams, Be Drug Free!

Welcome Back!

Welcome back for the 2018/2019 school year! I am excited to welcome Harrison's new assistant principal, Mr. Zamarron! Mr. Zamarron is a former Harrison teacher and was the assistant principal at Washington last year. Mr. Zamarron is extremely excited to be back home at Harrison! 

Mr. Zamarron and I want our Harrison Cardinals to know we are here to encourage and support you! We will be reviewing routines and expectations these first few weeks of school. Please always remember to be safe, respectful, and responsible! Let's have a great year!

Mrs. Peters, Harrison Principal



At Harrison, we have a GROWTH mindset!

May Character Trait: Cooperation

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