Vision and Mission

  • Vision
    Through excellence in student achievement, student behavior, and student community service we will become efficient learners and diligent citizens.
    Caroline Harris Elementary is deeply committed to teaching academics, social skills, and the collaborative work that will make everyone successful in their endeavors. 


  • Harris Elementary has been providing educational services since 1960. It is named after Caroline Payne Harris, a dedicated educator, who served as teacher and principal in the Bakersfield City School District for many years. Harris school strives to maintain high-level, educational practices, and to ensure each student receives the attention and instruction they need to succeed in academics and life.