Horatio B. Hackett School K-5
2161 E. York Street
We are committed to providing our culturally diverse population a positive, safe, respectful, and supportive environment where all children will gain the knowledge to become life-long learners and model citizens.
Message from the Principal
Welcome parents and friends to a new school year!
Hackett School, located in the Kensington section of Philadelphia, is home to over 375 excited, enthusiastic students in grades Kindergarten to Fifth.
Our energetic and dynamic staff members work hard to make learning engaging, challenging and fun for every student. Our school offers students a safe, vibrant environment where they know they are cared for and valued.
Thank you for sending us your wonderful children. We love their enthusiasm and joy for learning.
Please visit our website for links to educational websites, the student handbook, calendars, supply lists, special activities, and much more.
Breakfast and Lunch Menus
Horatio B. Hackett School
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.