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Welcome to Hans Herr Elementary School!

Hans Herr Elementary School is the intermediate school for all Lampeter-Strasburg students. The school consists of a third grade wing and fourth/fifth grade wing, all built around a grassy courtyard. Approximately 670 students attend classes at Hans Herr. 

News & Events

There's always something happening at Hans Herr Elementary School. Check in often for a complete listing of district and building events plus news and announcements about our students and staff.

Latest News

Free Breakfast for All Students (Begins in October)

Starting October 1, Pennsylvania will offer free school breakfast to all students enrolled in a School Nutrition Program (SNP) school during the 2022-2023 school year. All L-S students qualify. 

Upcoming Events

Happy and Healthy at Hans Herr

Students at Hans Herr build on the basics they learned in primary school to take learning to a whole new level. 

Academics

Hans Herr students spend their days studying language arts, math, science, social studies, and specials like art, music, phys-ed, library science, and guidance. The school sends teams to the county STEM competition each year. 

Community

Hans Herr has an active Parent Teacher Organization that conducts activities throughout the year. We love our PTO! 

Music

The District's band, chorus, and orchestra programs begin in fourth grade. Students have the opportunity to rent instruments, take lessons at school, and perform in several concerts throughout the year. 

Technology

Every third grader receives a Chromebook to use at school and at home through the District's 1:1 learning initiative. Chromebooks are used in grades 3 through 12. 

Traditions

Hans Herr is filled with traditions! Third graders get messy with pumpkin math, fourth graders parade around the school on idiom day, and fifth graders learn all about careers from seniors at the CTC. And that's just the beginning . . .