Welcome to Ward-Highlands Elementary School!
Home of the Hornets
Ward-Highlands Elementary School promotes a safe, orderly, caring, and supportive environment. Each student's self-esteem is fostered by positive relationships with students and staff. We strive to have our parents, teachers, and community members actively involved in our students' learning.
School administration and teachers focus on building safe classroom and school environments by sticking to our school-wide expectations: Our 5 Soft Skills: Strong Work Ethic, Team Player, Good Communication, Positive Attitude, Dependable and Reliable.
Main Office Phone: (352) 671-6810 Fax: (352) 671-6813
Guidance Phone: (352) 671-6811 Fax: (352) 671-6817
Clinic Phone: (352) 671-6814
MAPS (Extended Day) Phone: (352) 671-6815
Front Office Opens: 7:00 AM
Students Allowed on Campus: 7:20 AM
Tardy Bell: 7:45 AM
Early Sign-out Ends: 1:30 PM
Student Day: 7:45 AM - 2:05 PM
(Students arriving after 7:45 must be walked into the front office by an adult.)
Car Line Ends: 2:30 PM
(Students must be picked up by 2:30 PM)
Breakfast Served: 7:20 - 7:35 AM
Teacher Day: 7:15 AM - 3:00 PM
Early Release Dismissal: 12:05 PM
School Office Hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Breakfast: Free for All Students
Lunch: Free for All Students