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Welcome to the William Loesche Elementary School!

Summer Hours

We return for Summer Reorganization on August 6th. The school will be open for phone calls and visitors between 9 AM – 2:30 PM. Please note that we will be conducting summer registration and there may be longer wait times. We advise calling with any concerns or questions or using our website to navigate.

Summer Registration

Registration for the new school year begins on August 6th.  Registration is by appointment only between the hours of 9 AM – 2:30 PM. You can make an appointment by calling 215-961-2000 on August 6th or visiting the school in-person starting on August 6th.
Please make sure you have all the necessary documents when registering your student. See that list HERE.
To find out more information about school enrollment, please visit the school district Enrollment and Placement website.

Supply List 2018-2019

2018-2019 General Supply List

Our Vision


Transforming young learners into life-long leaders in a safe and inclusive environment!

Our Mission

Inspiring students who are:

Happy & Healthy

Inquisitive & Innovative











Our Student Code

Loesche Learners are Leaders!
Loesche strives to achieve students that recognize they must:

·  Take care of self
·  Take care of others
·  Take care of things

Our School

The William H. Loesche Elementary School serves over 800 students in the Far Northeast section of Philadelphia. We are located at  the intersection of Bustleton Avenue and Tomlinson Road. The school is easily accessible by public transportation and close to George Washington High School and Baldi Middle School. Parking is limited to faculty and staff. Street parking is available for visitors.