About Us

Harris mascotDate Built: 1954
Grades: PK3-5th grade
Mascot: Tommy G
School Colors: Royal blue and White


School Profile

Thomas G. Harris Elementary School, nestled in a quiet community of Northeast Austin bordered by Highway 290 and 51st Street, was built in 1954. Harris is a feeder school to either Bertha Sadler Means Young Women's Leadership Academy, Gus Garcia Young Men's Leadership Academy, Webb Middle School, or the new Marshall Middle School and to Northeast High School or Lyndon B. Johnson High Schools. Harris serves approximately 380 students in Early Childhood through fifth grade and offers enrichment classes through the Andy Roddick Foundation program. 


Harris Elementary School’s mission is to empower and honor a community of diverse learners through quality teaching and caring relationships, helping to accomplish academic, social, and personal goals.

La misión de Harris Elementary School es empoderar y honrar a una comunidad de estudiantes diversos a través de la enseñanza de calidad y las relaciones afectuosas, ayudando a lograr metas académicas, sociales y personales.


Thomas G. Harris is a community which inspires the passion to learn, the courage to lead, and the commitment to serve.

La escuela de Thomas G. Harris es una comunidad que inspira la pasión por aprender, el coraje para liderar y el compromiso de servir.