John H. Taggart School K-8
400 W. Porter Street
Providing all students with the academic, technological & social skills needed to be productive & contributing citizens in our society.
John H. Taggart
Message from the Principal's Office
Welcome to the John H. Taggart School.
Dear Parents and Guardians,
Nelson R. Reyes
Points of Pride
We are quickly approaching the end of the school year. PLEASE make sure your child is here EVERYDAY. It is our goal to have 95% attendance for the school year and right now we are just under that number.
The Parent/Guardian survey is now available at the School District of Philadelphia website. You can come to Taggart and take the survey in the Computer Lab from 9-9:45 am if you choose to.
May 8 MOTHER'S DAY
May 10-Professional Development Day 12:09 Dismissal
May 13- 8TH grade NYC Trip
May 18- Pretzel day
May 20- 8TH grade Spirit of Philadelphia Trip
May 30-Memorial Day- SCHOOLS CLOSED
Taggart Mission Statement
John H. Taggart’s mission is to collaboratively facilitate a culture of excellence and an enriching environment for lifelong learners.
We visualize John H. Taggart as an “Exemplary” role model for our diverse community. We foster trust, render elite services, and produce independent thinking citizens for the future.