24-Hour Attendance Line
Regular School Hours:
8:15 AM to 11:05 AM
12:05 PM to 3:00 PM
Student Late Arrival Instructional Schedule
9:15 AM to 11:40 AM
12:40 PM to 3:00 PM
Grades 1 - 5
9:15 AM to 3:00 PM
MAY DAY SALE-Support the Outdoor Classroom!
Student Council is sponsoring a MAY DAY SALE to support the Outdoor Classroom. On May 1st, your child may purchase any of the following items made from recycled materials. All proceeds will support special teaching guests, yearly garde... Continue
Elmhurst Cycling Classic Sponsors Poster Art Contest
The Elmhurst Cycling Classic (ECC), a day of professional and amateur bike racing, set for July 24 in Elmhurst, is once again sponsoring a bike-themed contest for elementary aged children. Last year, ECC sponsored a bike safety essay contest for 4... Continue
Hawthorne Student Artwork Chosen for 2014 McHugh Holiday Card
Each year since 2006, James McHugh Construction Company has asked District 205 elementary school students to design a holiday/ construction card which McHugh uses for the cover of their annual ...more
Preparing for Winter in Hawthorne's Outdoor Classroom
Hawthorne 4th graders learn about the value of native plants and how to protect our ecosystems by removing invasive species.
This fall, 4th grade students at Hawthorne School learned about invasive ...more
December Star Educator - Cass Rufus
Congratulations to Mr. Rufus, fourth grade teacher at Hawthorne, who recognized as Star Educator for December! On December 10, Mr. Rufus was very surprised to learn that he was nominated by the ...more
What is PBIS?
Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS) is based on creating a positive school environment through the use of proactive strategies for defining, teaching, and supporting ...more
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The mission of Hawthorne School is to provide an education that will enable students to achieve academic, interpersonal, and civic success.