Entries by Wayne Keen

Lost & Found

The Lost & Found is full & waiting for your child to claim their items.  If your child has lost anything, please have them stop by the Lost & Found to check.  Any items not claimed by the last day of school, Wednesday, June 7th will be donated.

Pep Assembly 5/25/17

On Thursday, May 25th Middle South held their annual Year End Spring Pep Assembly.  During the assembly the band entertained the crowd, the softball team, track team and the girl’s soccer team were announced.  A competitive game of musical chairs was played by a group of 6th, 7th and 8th grade teachers.  We honored our […]

Summer Reading Program

We have created a Summer Reading Program to motivate every student enrolled at Hawthorn Middle Schools to read over the summer.  The purpose of this year’s Summer Reading Program is to encourage our students to want to read.  We feel that allowing students to choose what they read will increase their enjoyment and foster life-long […]

Spring Athletic Sports Awards Night-5/24/17

On Wednesday, May 24th MSS wrapped up the 2016-2017 MSS Sports seasons with our Spring Sports Awards Night. Students who participated in Girls Soccer, Girls Softball, and Track & Field were honored for their hard work, dedication, and accomplishments this season. We are grateful to our coaches, parents, and players who help make each season […]

5th Grade Visit to MSS

On Monday, May 22nd 5th graders from all elementary buildings came to Middle South for a tour lead by our TRY (Teens Reaching Youths) students. They listened to a presentation about what to expect when they come to Middle school along with a short video showing them the layout of the school and a short […]

Officer Paret on the Rooftop

A shout out to our very own School Resource Officer Paret!  Officer Paret participated in the annual Cops on a Rooftop on Friday, May 19th at the Vernon Hills Dunkin’ Donuts to support Special Olympics.

Girls Soccer-Conference Champs

UNDEFEATED CONFERENCE CHAMPS!!! Yesterday the girls’ soccer team defeated Lake Zurich North 3-0 in the conference championship game. We were 14-0 for the season 11 shut outs Outscored our opponents 71-5  

Math Awards Night 5/16/17

Prior to Open House on Tuesday, May 16, Hawthorn Middle South celebrated with Math Awards Night.  As a school we participate in the American Mathematics Competition(AMC8), Continental Math League(CML), Illinois Math League(IML), and the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics(ICTM) competitions in our advanced math classes.  On this night we present  certificates, medals, and plaques […]

Student Council-Farwell to Mr. T.

On May 17, the 2016/17 Student Council Executive Board members had their last regular meeting together.  Mr. T., who has been a Student Council Sponsor over the past 12 years, was honored with a beautiful award, which reads, “In honor of your many years of dedicated service to Hawthorn Middle School South Student Council” – […]