Henry W. Lawton School Elementary
6101 Jackson Street
Henry W. Lawton School
Message from the Principal
Welcome to the Henry W. Lawton Elementary School website!
From Ms Imes:
Hello Lawton Families!
2016-1017 Lawton Student Handbook
School Selection for next year begins Thursday, September 29th for any 5th grader who would like to attend a middle school other than Harding Middle School for 6th grade. Appliciations need to be completed online by 5pm on November 14th. This includes all students with IEPs. Detailed information can be found on the Parent Page
City-wide Benchmark Testing--3rd, 4th, & 5th grade students will be taking a reading & math test to check how much they have learned so far.
CherryDale Order Pick Up--Thursday & Friday after 2pm Nov 3rd & 4th.
Choir Trip-Nov. 1st
3rd Grade trip--Nov. 3rd.
Report Card Conferences--November 21st, 22nd, & 23rd. School will dismiss at 12:09 each day.
School Closed-- Tuesday, November 8th for voting.
School Closed--Wednesday, November 11th for Veterans' Day.
School Closed--November 24th & 25th for Thanksgiving.
FAST program has begun. It takes place every Monday at 3:30pm
2016-17 Supply lists are available on the Parent page.
Students are marked late after 8:30am.
Children are to enter through the big yard doors not the front doors.
School Report Card from 2014-2015
Safety of Our Students is a Priority
Smoking is not permitted anywhere on school grounds. Many children are allergic or afraid of dogs as well as other animals. Please do not bring any animals into the school yard.
Also bicycles, skooters, and skateboards are a danger with some many children dismissing at one time. Please refrain from bring these items when picking up your child from school.
Photo ID Required-Please be sure that you have a photo ID available whenever you pick up your child from school.You will be asked to show it at early dismissal, late pick up, or if a Kindergarten teacher is absent.
In the event of an emergency school closing, please tune to your local news, visit the School District's website at www.philasd.org or call the District's Parent Hotline at 215-400-INFO(4636). If there is a 2 hour delay, students should report to school at 10:30am. Bus Information here
Box Tops for Education
This program has been a huge success!
Thank you for saving your Box Tops and Labels!
Keep them coming. We are on our way to reaching our goal.
Box Tops for Educations
and Labels for Education.
Please clip, save, and bring to school the box top coupon or the UPC code/beverage cap for the Labels for Education products. Each classroom has a collection bag.
If you shop at Acme, ShopRite, Genuardi's, or Food Lion you can register your for Store Bonus Reward card on the eLabels website eLabelsForEducation.com. and any product points will be automatically added to Lawton's account whenever you swipe your card.
Points of Pride