Horatio B. Hackett School K-5

Todd Kimmel

2161 E. York Street
Philadelphia PA 19125
Phone: 215-400-7470

Inspiring Young Minds to Dream BIG!


Message from the Principal

 Dear Hackett Community,

I hope you all enjoyed a safe and wonderful summer! We look forward to welcoming our students in Grades 1-5, on Tuesday, September 5th, for the start to the 2017-2018 school year.  Our kindergarten students will begin on Tuesday, September 12.  The main office is open from 8:30am - 3pm to register new students.

Please continue to visit our website for links to educational websites, the student handbook, calendars, supply lists, special activities, and much more. 


Mr. Kimmel


Hour of Code


Students can log in under the Student link on this website. Choose your class, your name and password. 


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Horatio B. Hackett School

Conceptual Plan for Schoolyard Greening 


Registration Information

The school is open now for registration - Monday through Friday from 8:30-3:00. 

Please click here to see all of the required documents needed to register your child at Hackett School.

Click here to see our school's boundaries. 


Points of Pride

USGBC Malcolm Lewis IMPACT Award for The Hackett Schoolyard Revitalization Initiative

VH1 "Save the Music Foundation" Keyboard Lab

Choir, Band and Orchestra


In an effort to prevent a weapons offense and/or vandalism, Hackett School will provide all scissors and markers to our students. Please be aware of what your child brings to school.