School Information

Benjamin Harrison Elementary School is a Marion City Schools elementary building located at 625 Brightwood Drive.

Hours are 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. weekdays. Doors open at 8:45 a.m. for students.

Click on the link below to find out how the YMCA is partnering with Benjamin Harrison Elementary for before and after school child care:

Y SACC The Marion YMCA and Benjamin Harrison Elementary School Age Child Care at the Y

Welcome to Benjamin Harrison Elementary School! Here are some important ways you can stay connected!
  • Follow us on Facebook @ Benjamin Harrison Elementary School
  • Follow us on Twitter @BHEleaders
  • Your child’s progress will be updated on Progressbook.
  • Want to become involved in PTO? There are lots of opportunities to volunteer at fun night, book fairs & secret Santa!
You can also help by doing the following:
  • Collect boxtops and campbells labels and send them in
  • Save drink pouches (like capri sun) and send them in to school
  • Enroll your Kroger Card into our school’s community rewards - this does not cost you anything and creates thousands of dollars donated to our school. You must register your card every May.
If school is delayed or closed, you will get an automated phone call from the system.

Benjamin Harrison Principal

Leah Filliater

Benjamin Harrison Secretary

Staci Wilson

Benjamin Harrison News

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