Townline Shines During Attendance Week

Congratulations are in order for Townline!  We were recognized by the Lake County Regional Office of Education for our participation in attendance week.  Townline was awarded seventh place for our attendance rate during the week.

School Board Clip Art

Information Meetings on Referenda Questions

The Hawthorn School District 73 Board of Education is inviting the public to a series of information meetings on the two referenda questions that will appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot.  The dates are as follows:

  • Tuesday, October 9, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Elementary North Gym, 301 Hawthorn Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL
  • Wednesday, October 17, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Middle School North Gym, 201 Hawthorn Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL
  • Thursday, October 25, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Aspen Drive Library, 701 Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL
  • Friday, October 26, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., Vernon Hills Village Hall, 290 Evergreen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL

Spanish translators will be present at the Elementary North presentation on October 9 and the Middle School North presentation on October 17.

For more information, visit the District’s referendum website at: If you have questions, please send an email to:

Countryside Fire Protection District Pancake Breakfast

Everyone is invited to the Countryside Fire Dept. Open House and Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, October 7th, from 8:00am. -Noon at the CFPD Station on Deerpath Dr.   It is only $5 per person, or $15 for your family.

Come join in the fun and get a great breakfast.  Bring a canned good or non-perishable food item in exchange for a raffle ticket!

Roller Skating Fun for All! Thursday, 10/4

Don’t forget to join in on the roller rink fun on Thursday, October 4th at the Mundelein Rink.  TL and DL families will come together for some skating excitement from 6:30-8.

The Power of YET!

Kindergarten students learned about the Power of Yet!  Throughout the school year, kindergarten students and teachers will work to build their growth mindset and realize that even though they might not have the skills yet, they can get there.


Dr. Haack Reads at Aspen Drive Library

Come join Principal Haack as she reads at Aspen Drive Library on Thursday, October 18th from 6:30 -7:15pm.  All are invited!

Students Create Art

Working with Shapes and Patterns

Students in Mrs. Smith’s art class combined patterns to create colorful pieces of art. Their pieces were inspired by the work of Austrian symbolist painter Gustav Klimt.

Townline News- Upcoming Events

9/18: Smiles WANTED!  Townline’s Picture Day is Tuesday, September 18.
9/21: We are hoping you will join us for our family ice cream social on Friday, September 21 from 6:00-7:30 in the Townline cafeteria.  Look for the flyer in your child’s backpack for more information.

Here's the Scoop

Here’s the Scoop!

The 2018-2019 school year is off to a great start.  Thank you to all parents who attended curriculum nights this week. We will be hosting our ice cream social for Townline and Dual Language on Friday, September 21 from 6:00-7:30.  Ice cream will be available for purchase and families can enjoy the entertainment of Brian Wismer which will start at 6:30.  We hope you can join us!

Other upcoming dates to know include:

No School on Monday, September 10
No School on Wednesday, September 19
Spirit Day (Wear blue and yellow) on Friday, September 21
No School on Friday, October 5

New Teachers Are Settling In

New teachers at Townline Elementary are settling into their routines. Lots of energy and participation in the classrooms of Ms. Mihalka, Ms. Niederman and Ms. Prince.