Lower School

At Harker’s lower school, we provide students a well-rounded, world-class education with our innovative curriculum, robust extracurricular programs and activities, and highly qualified teachers.

Lower School

Harker’s lower school is one of the Bay Area’s top schools for giving elementary students a well-rounded, top-notch education. High-quality academics, broad class offerings, robust extracurricular programs and electives, and outstanding teachers and facilities define a Harker education.

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Harker's Lower School: Inspiring a Lifelong Love of Learning

The lower school, located at our beautiful Bucknall Ave. campus in San Jose, serves students in kindergarten through grade 5. Our goal is to provide your child with a nurturing and supportive environment where he or she can grow and thrive.

Your child will enjoy an inspiring learning environment, dedicated teachers, supportive staff and ample opportunities to discover his or her passions and strengths.

LS academics


Our challenging, innovative curriculum features comprehensive teaching techniques, diverse educational experiences and rich, extracurricular activities.

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Programs & Extracurriculars

Our robust lower school programs and extracurricular activities like athletics, arts and after-school clubs are key ingredients of Harker’s well-rounded education.

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LS teachers


All of our teachers are highly qualified and passionate about teaching our young students.

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At Harker, your child will find like-minded peers who turn into lifelong friends.

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Support & Services

We offer our students and families support resources and services that include proactive academic support, comprehensive wellness and health services and healthy lunch options.

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Campus & Facilities

Our outstanding facilities support our elementary students’ learning and growth here at the lower school.

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School Community

Harker’s lower school is a close-knit community of students, parents, teachers and staff. We encourage all families to be a part of our school community and events.

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