Hawthorne Happenings

January Newsletter

Back to School - January 4th

First day of school after Christmas Break will be January 4th. We look forward to seeing our Little Chiefs returning relaxed and ready to learn!! Our students ended 2017 on a great note!! Our reading scores are trending upward, our behavior issues dropping, and our Little Chiefs are progressing by the day. 2018 is here and we are excited to see the road will lead!!

Noetic Learning Math Contest

Noetic Learning Math Contest is a national mathematics contest for elementary and middle school students. The goal of the competition is to encourage students' interest in math, to develop their problem solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in math.

More than 23,000 students representing 526 schools across the country took part in this fall’s contest.

We are proud to announce two winners from this contest:

Hawthorne Third Grade Team Winner: Darian Bevington

National Honorable Mention Award: Darian Bevington and Olivia Claus


PBIS Expectations

First thru third grades will review our school-wide expectations PBIS expecations from 8:45 to 1:30 on January 4th. Kindergarten will review the expectations on January 5th.

PTO Meeting - 1/9

Our PTO will be holding it's monthly meeting on January 9th starting at 6:30. As always, all staff and parents are welcome!

No School on January 15

There will be no school in observance of MKL Day on January 15. Enjoy the three day weekend!

FAST winter screening

The winter window for the FAST winter screening opens on January 15th. Our students will be assessed on their reading ability. We are on course to have some of the highest proficiency scores Hawthorne has had in years! Please continue to practice with your Little Chiefs at home and encourage them to do their best every day. We look forward to seeing our results!

Eagle Days

The Second Grade classes will be attending Bald Eagle Days on January 19 from 8:30 to 12:00 at the River City Mall.

January Birthday Lunch & Bookstore - 1/26

We will have our January birthday lunches and bookstore on January 26. All students with a January birthday will have a special lunch. Parents are always invited to join!

Dental - Sealant Screenings - January 29th - February 1st

All second graders will be having a dental screening between January 29th and February 1st.

January Lunch Calendar

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January School Activity Calendar

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