SOAR Winners

Congratulations to SOAR Winners

Congratulations to the April SOAR winners:

Kindergarten:
Akhil T.
Marie K.

First Grade:
Daniel L.
Dayton B.
Second Grade:
Olivia C.
Aaron D.
Third Grade:
Isabella Z.
Elyanna D.
Fourth Grade:
Clair C.
Jackson B.
Fifth Grade:
Sam B.
Mara C.
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Key to 73 Education Foundation Wants Your Input

Please assist the Key to 73 Education Foundation choose an inaugural gift for each Hawthorn school.  The Key to 73 Education Foundation was established to raise private sector funds to support the goals of the District’s Strategic Plan. In its first year, the foundation would like to present each school with a gift to be used by all of the students. Please take a short survey to help select the option most valued by all for each school.

“Play to Prevent” is Coming on May 19th!

Prime Physical Education present “Play to Prevent”.  Let’s have fun and get active with our families!

Saturday, May 19th from 10:00 am- 2:00 pm

Hawthorn North Campus, 301 Hawthorn Parkway.  (Elementary North, Townline/Dual, Middle North Schools)

  • Open Gym Activities
  • Field Competitions for ALL ages
  • Silent Auction
  • Raffles
  • Pizza Truck
  • Prizes
  • and More

This 501 (c)(3) organization serves children in need within the community.  Our mission is to promote children and families to live an active and healthy lifestyle through useful resources.

More information can be found here:

Play to Prevent Flyer

Music Program Art Contest

Our students have the opportunity to participate in the art contest for the Open House program cover.  All students are invited to design a program cover and submit it for consideration.  Download the cover template below for submission.  The deadline to submit your entry is Friday, April 27.  Good luck!

Please select the submission form for your child’s grade:

Kindergarten & 1st Grades Art Contest

2nd & 3rd Grades Art Contest 2018

4th & 5th Grades Art Contest 2018

Sign Language Classes Are Starting Up!

Everyone is invited to sign up for the ASL (American Sign Language) classes offered here at the John Powers Center.  You can find all the information here:

ASL General Class Flyer 2017-2018

Attention Parents of Incoming 6th Grade Students 2018-2019

Attention Parents of Incoming 6th Grade Students for the 2018-2019 School Year.  You are invited to attend…

6th GRADE PARENT ORIENTATION

Please attend the orientation where your student will be going to school in the fall.

Hawthorn Middle North                                      Hawthorn Middle South

201 Hawthorn Parkway                                                 600 N. Aspen Dr.

Wednesday, April 18  6:00 pm                                     Thursday, April 19   6:00 pm

See full information here:  6th Grade Parent Orientation

 

 

 

 

School Board

District 73 Schedules Community Engagement Meetings

The Hawthorn School District 73 Board of Education is inviting the public to a series of community engagement meetings to discuss how to resolve the District’s space challenges. Currently, District 73 is at capacity and it is growing.

The six meetings will include presentations by the Board of Education and opportunities for community members to provide their feedback and advice. The first two meetings will focus on prioritizing solutions. The April 30 meeting will be a working meeting. The later meetings will focus on communicating solutions. The meetings will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the following dates and locations:

  • Thursday, April 5, Elementary North, 301 Hawthorn Parkway in Vernon Hills
  • Tuesday, April 17, Elementary South, 430 N. Aspen Drive in Vernon Hills
  • Monday, April 30, Middle School North, 201 Hawthorn Parkway in Vernon Hills
  • Thursday, May 10, Aspen Elementary, 500 N. Aspen Drive in Vernon Hills (this meeting is tentative)
  • Monday, May 21, Middle School South, 600 N. Aspen Drive in Vernon Hills
  • Wednesday, May 30, Townline Elementary, 810 N. Aspen Drive in Vernon Hills

Spanish translators will be present. Childcare will be provided on April 5, May 21 and May 30. If you need childcare, please register at least one week prior to the date of the meeting you wish to attend. Send an email with the number of children attending to: petersonw@hawthorn73.org.

Hawthorn School District 73 is a preschool through eighth-grade public school district serving approximately 4,300 students. It serves the communities of Vernon Hills, Mundelein, Libertyville, Indian Creek and unincorporated areas of Lake County, Illinois.

Message Regarding National School Walkouts

Dear Parents and Guardians:

Today I reach out to you as a follow-up to my February 27th letter concerning the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. We continue to hold the victims and their families in our hearts and prayers.

There is a national social media movement underway for students to protest school violence by walking out of class on March 14th and April 20th.  These walkouts have been advertised for specific times for students to participate. It is our plan for All Hawthorn School District 73 students and staff to remain in school. (Continued)


Estimados padres y guardianes,

Hoy me dirijo a ustedes después de mi carta del 27 de febrero sobre la tragedia en Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School en Florida. Continuamos manteniendo a las víctimas y sus familias en nuestros corazones y oraciones.

Se está IIevando a cabo un movimiento nacional de medios sociales para que los estudiantes protesten contra la violencia escolar al salir de la clase el 14 de marzo y el 20 de abril.  Estas protestas han sido anunciadas con horarios específicos para que los estudiantes participen.  Es nuestro plan que los estudiantes y todo el personal de Distrito Escolar 73 de Hawthorn permanezcan en la escuela. (Continued)

Pasta for Pennies

Pasta for Pennies Fundraiser

Pasta for Pennies fundraiser will be from March 6-20th!  This fundraiser is supporting local cancer patients beat the Leukemia disease by raising funds needed to support blood cancer research.  We raised over $2,000 last year and hope to match or even surpass those donations!! Throughout the fundraiser there will be ‘themed’ days your child can participate in.  This is not mandatory, but only fun days they can partake in if they wish.  Thanks and bring in those pennies!!!

You’ll find all the information here:

Pasta for Pennies Information pdf

Pasta for Pennies Themed Days pdf