HAWTHORNE HAPPENINGS

February Calendar

Welcome to February!! It's been a frigid 2019 so far. While the temperatures have been cold, our students have been on fire!! After our winter reading screening we seen some big jumps in our reading proficiency at Hawthorne Elementary. As a whole, Hawthorne Elementary has 14% more students who have met the state benchmarks for reading than we did in the fall. We are so proud of our young readers and can't wait to see what the rest of the 2018-2019 school year has in store. Here's what is in store for February!!

Birthday Lunch & Bookstore - February 1st

We will be celebrating all January birthdays on February 1st. We also will be having our monthly book store during the day. Parents are always welcome to help celebrate your student's birthday.

Girl Scouts - February 7th & February 21st

Girl Scouts will be holding their monthly meeting every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. February's meetings will be on February 7th & February 21st @ 3:00 to 4:30 P.M.

February 12th

Our monthly PTO meeting will be held in the Library. This meeting will start @ 6:30. All parents are welcome to attend and help with our activities here at Hawthorne.

Scholastic Book Fair - February 14th & 15th

Hawthorne will be hosting a book fair on February 14th & February 15th from 8:00 A.M. to 2:30 P.M. We will also have a preview day on February 13th.

Valentine's Day Parties - February 14th

Our students will be celebrating Valentine's Day with their class parties on February 14th. Please check with the office for your students party time.

Sweet Heart Tea - February 15th

All Kindergarten classes will be hosting a Sweet Heart Tea on February 15th from 1:40 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. If you have a kindergarten student, please be looking for your invitation that your student will be bringing home to you.

School - Due to Snow Days - February 18th

We will be in school on February 18th due to our snow days.

KINDERGARTEN ROUND UP - February 21st and 22nd

Kindergarten Round Up is February 21st and 22nd this year. We can't wait to meet our incoming kindergarten Little Chiefs for the 2019-2020 school year. Those attending will get an idea of what to expect for the upcoming school and will get a look at a day in the life of a kindergarten student. If you know of an incoming kindergarten student or have one of your own please contact Hawthorne Elementary at (319)524-3503 to make your appointment. There are 8:00, 10:00, and 1:00 appointments on Thursday, February 21st and 8:00 and 10:00 appointments on Friday, February 22nd. We can't wait to see you there!!
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Spring Pictures - February 26th

Spring pictures will be taken on February 26th from 8:30 A.M. to ?? Don't forget to bring your best smile.

February Birthday Lunches & Book Store - February 28th

Hawthorne will be celebrating our February birthdays on February 28th. Parents are always welcome to help celebrate with your student. Hawthorne will also be having our monthly book fair.

Chief Champ Lunch - February 28th

Our students who have been awarded Chief Champs for the month of January will be having a special lunch on February 28th.

Box Tops

Don't forget! If you have Box Tops collecting at your home please send them to Hawthorne with your student. Each box top is worth 10 cents that Hawthorne can use to support your Little Chief. The class that provides to most box tops with earn a popcorn party courtesy of the Hawthorne PTO!!

February Breakfast Menu

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February Lunch Menu

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February Calendar

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