Superintendent's Update

An Important Message from our Superintendent  













Welcome to the Harrisburg School District – Home of The Mighty Cougars!


The Harrisburg School District educates nearly 8,200 students who reside in the city of Harrisburg, and who attend district-run schools, technical schools, charter schools, and/or outside placements. Educational offerings begin with preschool, in collaboration with Capital Area Head Start and Pre-K Counts, and include full-day kindergarten through secondary education. Our district is comprised of five elementary schools serving students in kindergarten thru 4th grade, three middle school academies serving students in 5th thru 8th grade, two high school campuses serving students in 9th thru 12th grade, a blended cyber academy serving students in 1st thru 12th grade, and a NEW 100% full time virtual learning academy offering a variety of educational opportunities that support the academic growth and development of our students. Our school district is committed to creating a culture of high expectations that helps to ensure student success and sustainability, high quality teaching, and innovative learning that aims to empower ALL students to become strong academic achievers and lifelong learners.

Welcome to the Harrisburg School District!