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Wharton Elementary

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Last updated on: 05/28/2020 4:00 am

Principal: Mrs. Melanie Martinez

Hours: 8:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Elementary schools dismiss at 12:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month.

Phone: 717.291.6281

Fax: 717.390.2561

Address: 705 North Mary Street
Lancaster, PA 17603

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SDoL salutes 500+ years of service from this year’s retirees

Twenty-seven employees are retiring from the School District of Lancaster in truly unprecedented circumstances this spring. Together, the group of educators, support staff and administrators represent 515 years of service to the district. “Never did our retirees imagine they would close out their career during a world-wide pandemic,” superintendent Dr. Damaris Rau said. “However, the […]

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Principal's Message

Mrs. Melanie Martinez / Wharton Elementary

It is my privilege to welcome you to Wharton Elementary….Home of the Wildcats! We are committed to being a continually improving school community with shared responsibility for student success. Wharton utilizes a school-wide positive behavior support plan where students are recognized and celebrated for demonstrating the Wildcat Way: Respect, Responsibility and Safety in all aspects of their school day. At Wharton, we work together as a school community to grow empowered, collaborative global citizens who can think critically to solve problems.

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”  African Proverb