Principal's Message

  • On behalf of all of the staff at Haaff Elementary School, it is our pleasure to welcome you to our neighborhood school. 

    We are committed to excellence in many forms. High academic achievement, character development, and a commitment to health and safety are high priorities at Haaff Elementary School. We offer many programs that are designed to enrich and enhance your child’s educational experiences including our STEM-based Gifted and Talented Program, Daily 5 Reading Structure, Number Talks, Tiger Trailblazers Student Leadership, vocal music,  two preschool programs, and after school tutoring.


    Haaff Mission Statement:

    To provide a high-quality education that assures each student the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to lead a life of purpose and impact.


    Haaff Vision Statement:

    To build a high performing, inclusive school community that unconditionally values each member while meeting their needs as individuals.


    Haaff Core Values:

    • We believe in a strong, inclusive community where families, students,.  and staff are valued unconditionally.
    • We believe in a shared understanding where humor, gratitude, acceptance, support, positivity, grace, and balance are experienced by all.
    • We believe in the inclusion of all students by not expecting each student to fit into one box, but rather by expecting to change the box to meet the needs of each student.


    Haaff Purpose Statement:

    Through our shared understanding of the diverse backgrounds of each individual, Haaff Elementary is committed to building a strong, inclusive community of learners.  We will never expect a student to fit in one box, but rather we expect to change that box to meet the needs of each individual student by developing relationships and fostering trust in a safe environment all while ensuring engaging and rigorous learning opportunities.   At Haaff, we will unconditionally value each student while meeting them where they are in order to ensure high levels of academic growth and achievement for all.


    If you would like additional information about our school, or if you have any questions, please feel free to call, e-mail, or drop by for a visit.


    Mrs. DeCesaro