About Us

Harding Elementary
1903 Cordova Ave.
Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 744-7517 
Fax: (330) 744-8589

School times
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

David Bermann

Assistant Principal
Charlotte Powell

Vicky McElroy

Mission Statement

Our mission, in partnership with parents and the community, is to promote a culture of scholarship within our building that provides scholars with opportunities to achieve their maximum potential through high expectations of academic, social, and emotional learning.


Our vision is to create joyful and successful readers, writers and thinkers by working collaboratively with families and community partners to provide our students a solid foundation to become active, contributing members of society.  Harding Elementary is a community that supports Academic Excellence and the preparation of Productive Citizens.

Harding Creed 

I am a Golden Bear Cub.  I am accountable for my choices and actions.  Harding Elementary is a place to learn where all can feel safe and respected.  I will succeed by using self-control and believing in myself.  We are Harding!