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Superintendent's Report  

Dr. Sybil Knight-Burney                Click HERE-Watch SFE@Melrose


2019-2020 Spring Educators’ Recruitment Event

Great opportunities await current teachers and recent educational graduates in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania!

The Harrisburg School District is pleased to announce its 2019-2020 Spring Educators’ Recruitment Event, scheduled for Thursday, May 23, 2019 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm at the Lincoln Administration Building, 1601 State Street, Harrisburg, PA 17103.

The District is looking for highly qualified, passionate teachers, speech and language therapists, school nurses, and psychologists to join our dedicated urban education team. For those seeking career opportunities, the School District will offer video and in-person interviews with expeditious hiring decisions, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package for current teachers and recent educational graduates. Applicants in all teaching fields are strongly encouraged to apply.

Harrisburg is conveniently located just 90 minutes from Philadelphia, 2 hours from Washington DC and only 3 hours from New York City. Click here to check out the Capital City of Harrisburg! Opportunity awaits you in Harrisburg!

Onsite interviews are available!

For additional information, contact our Department of Human Resources at (717) 703-4006 or email Humanresources@hbgsd.us.


Harrisburg School District’s “Full STEAM Ahead Summer Camp” is FREE and OPEN for incoming students in 5th, 6th and 7th grade. This innovative and fun-filled camp introduces our students to engineering concepts and design thinking to create and build original STEM projects. Seating is limited!  The “Full STEAM Ahead” Summer Camp will be held from June 10th through July 12th, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM at Marshall Math Science Academy. Free breakfast and lunch are included! Registration is required. Click here to register your child.  

2018-2019 Calendar6 Day Cycle Calendar
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District Calendar and Cougar Academy Calendar: Click for PDF View
Weather and Other Emergency Days and Make-up Days

  • February 11 will be made up on June 3.

  • February 12 will be made up on June 4.

SciTech Calendar:Click for PDF View
Weather and Other Emergency Days and Make-up Days

  • February 11 will be made up on May 30.

  • February 12 will be made up on May 31.

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