Together we can

Wickersham Elementary

Principal: Ms. Ashley Mercado

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wickersham dismisses at 12:15 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month.

Phone: 717.291.6291

Fax: 717.399.6403

Address: 401 North Reservoir Street
Lancaster, PA 17602


School naming committee volunteers sought

The School District of Lancaster is looking for interested community members to join the school board’s naming recommendation committee. Applications are due by the end of the day on Wednesday, Sept. 30. Citing its deep support of equity and social justice, the board established the committee in July to make recommendations on renaming school buildings […]

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School board approved plan to return some students to in-person instruction

Citing an urgent need for students, particularly those with disabilities, to be physically in school, the School District of Lancaster board of directors unanimously approved a plan to begin bringing academically vulnerable students back into the classroom, starting Sept. 21. The priority is to allow students attending self-contained special education classrooms to return first. These […]

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Principal's Message

Ms. Ashley Mercado / Wickersham Elementary

Welcome to Wickersham Elementary.  We are a community of learners invested in a commitment to the families and students we serve.  Our enthusiasm coupled with our passion for education will help lead our students in finding the path to success.   We support family investment in education and work with parents as a team to strengthen the foundation needed for our modern learners to make a difference in their many communities of influence.

Our students are expected to strive to their highest capacity through hard work and perseverance.  Paired with a collaborative environment and the support offered by our staff, we believe that we can meet our students’ needs and guide them in finding achievement.  Join us in celebrating our vision: