About Us

School Colors: Red/White/Blue     |     School Mascot: Stars

School Hours: 7:55 a.m. to 3:15 p.m (Tardy: 8:10 a.m.)

Office Hours: 7:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Early Dismissal Time (please refer to the campus calendar for specific dates): 12:15 p.m.

Ward Mission Statement

The mission of John F. Ward Elementary, the innovator in supporting and challenging the unique learner, is to empower students to achieve limitless possibilities, inspire a passion for learning, build confidence in problem solving and risk taking, and develop strong values through an ever-changing system distinguished by collaboration, embracing diversity, authentic relationships, and a continuing commitment to character development.


Ward Strategic Objectives

  • Each student projects confidence as an empowered thinker and problem solver.
  • Each student actively enriches the community as a role model and productive citizen.
  • Each student pursues his or her unique talents and interests, and is passionate about learning.

Ward Tactics

  • We will empower the learner by providing personalized learning opportunities through problem solving and innovative experiences.
  • We will prepare each individual to become a productive citizen through intentional character development.
  • We will provide support to meet the needs and aspirations of each student.


Ward Stars…keep leading the future in your special way!