Hawthorne Happenings

April 2021

Virtual Book Fair

You are invited to shop our Scholastic Book Fair online from April 2-15, 2021! All purchases benefit our school and connect kids with new books, favorite characters, complete series, and more.

You’ll love the NEW option to shop for Book Fair exclusives directly from the interactive booklist and enjoy these special online shopping features:

  • Over 6,000 items, including new releases, best sellers, and value packs

  • All orders ship direct to home

  • FREE shipping on book-only orders over $25*

  • All purchases support our school and earn 25% in rewards

Visit our Book Fair Homepage and click “Shop Now” to get started:


Our classroom teachers would love to have books also. Here is a Link to see wishes suggested by your teachers and/or to list books you are buying for them.

Celebrating Read Across America Week

Calendar Updates

  • School will be in session on April 5 as a snow day make up day.
  • April 16 will be an AMI day to accommodate staff vaccinations. School will be in session on April 16, but will be virtual. Please look for an email from your child's teacher for details as we get closer to the date.

Class Picture Orders!

Hawthorne Elementary Class Pictures are on sale the month of April for $7.00. If you would like to purchase one this year, you can order through Hawthorne's Webstore or fill out the attached order form and return it to school along with cash or check. Please make checks payable to Hawthorne Elementary.

Teacher and Support Staff of the Year

Congratulations to Ms. Stewart for being our Teacher of the Year and to Miss Aly for being our Support Staff Member of the Year! They are both amazing representatives of the wonderful people we have here at Hawthorne!
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Summer at KSD 2021

As we look ahead to summer, here are few important details and dates to keep in mind. KSD is pleased to announce transportation will be provided this year!

Elementary Summer School – Incoming Kindergarten – Incoming 5th Grade June 3rd-30th


If you are interested in before and after school child care during the month of June for Summer school, please visit the KIDS’ CLUB page to enroll your student.

Kindergarten Enrollment and Screening

If you have an incoming kindergartener (or know someone who does), please click here to begin your registration for the 2021-2022 school year and sign up for a screening time. We are excited to meet our future Bulldogs!

Green Screens

We were able to install three green screens in our school this past month. We're excited to see all of the amazing things that are our students will create with these tools!
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Important April Dates

April 2-15 - Virtual Book Fair

April 5 - School Attendance Day (Snow Day Make Up)

April 16 - Virtual Learning Day

Charge Those Books!

We are seeing quite a few students arrive to school without their Chromebooks charged for the day. Please help remind your student to plug in their Chromebook overnight before school. A fully-charged Chromebook should last students throughout their school day!

Calling All Hawthorne Virtual Learners!

Please send pictures of your students learning through KSD Connect to Ms. Malone. We would love to highlight all of the amazing things your students are doing this school year!
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Check Out Our Awesome Teacher Websites!

Our teachers have been working overtime to provide families with up-to-date learning resources on their grade level and class websites. Check them out!