Hawthorne Happenings

August/September Newsletter

Hawthorne Happenings - Aug & Sept - 2017-18

OPEN HOUSE - 8/23

Welcome back!! Please join us to meet your teachers, drop off you school supplies, and enjoy some cookies!


Kindergarten - 4:00-4:30

1st Grade - 4:30-5:00

2nd Grade - 5:00-5:30

3rd Grade - 5:30-6:00


Remember...if you have more than one student you will only need to attend one session. We look forward to seeing you!!

First Day of School - 8/24

We CAN NOT wait to see our students back in our hallways!! September 24th marks the first day of a GREAT school year!!

PBIS Expectations rotation - 8/25

On Friday, 9/25, our teachers will be re-teaching our school-wide expectations. We like to touch on our major traffic areas to ensure that students understand what is expected of them. If you are curious about our school-wide expectations, you can review them in the matrix below.
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Kindergarten Alternate Start

We are excited to try something new with our kindergarten students this year!! In the past, our kindergarten students would attend the 1st day of school all day. This was there first time attending for a full time, in a new building, with new peers, new teachers, new rules, and new surroundings. As you can imagine, this could be overwhelming for our incoming 5 year old students. This year, the first day, 8/24, for kindergarten students will be set for one-on-one parent/student meetings. The second kindergarten day, 8/25, will be split into two halves. One half will meet of each classroom roster will attend from 8:00-10:45 and the other half will attend from 12:00-2:45. Teachers will focus on school and classroom expectations with small groups of students. We are attempting to make the transition into kindergarten much smoother for our newest, youngest Little Chiefs. We believe this alternate beginning will help us accomplish that.

August Calendar

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August Lunch Menu

Click the following link for an enlarged view: August Lunch Menu
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Birthday Lunch - 9/1

We will be celebrating all of our July and August birthdays during lunch on September 1st. Parents are welcome to join!!

Labor Day - No school - 9/4

Friendly reminder...There will be NO SCHOOL in observance of Labor Day.

Fall pictures - 9/15

Don't forget!! Have your students looking sharp for Fall Picture Day!!

Birthday Lunch & Bookstore - 9/29

We will be celebrating all of our September birthdays on during lunch on Friday, September 29th. Parents are always welcome to join!!!

In-Service Day - no school - 9/27

Friendly reminder...There will be NO SCHOOL for students on September 27th. Our teacher will be in training to help better support your students!!

September Calendar

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September Lunch Menu

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"It's always a great day to be at Hawthorne!"