Entries by Wayne Keen

Chorus Clinic with Dr. Eduardo Garcia-Novelli

The 6th grade choirs from Middle North and Middle South had a special clinic with Dr. Eduardo Garcia-Novelli from Carthage College. Each group performed 3 songs and Dr. Garcia-Novelli gave them tips and tricks to help them perform even better. The groups celebrated with a pizza party afterwards.

2019 Summer Music Camp

Registration for the 2019 Summer Music Camp is open! This camp provides a wonderful opportunity for students to continue their instrumental instruction in the Summer months and prepare for the beginning of a new school year! Please visit https://hawthornsummermusic.weebly.com/ for more information and to find the link for registration.

Hawthorn PTO Got2Run for Education

HAWTHORN SCHOOL DISTRICT 73 KIDS, PARENTS AND STAFF! How would you like to do something special for yourself this May? You can by participating in Got2Run For Education!! The goal of the event is to encourage children, their parents, and school staff to become interested in running as a healthy lifestyle choice, not just for […]

Cape-abilities over Disabilities

Our 7th and 8th grade Teens Reaching Youth (TRY) students had a blast dressing up like superheroes and running activities at Elementary South on Wednesday 3/13 & Thursday 3/14 for their Cape-abilities over Disabilities event. The purpose of the activities were to raise awareness and help kids understand what it is like to live with […]

Family Skate Event

Community Alliance Project (CAP) is hosting a family skate event at Glacier Arena on Sunday, March 24th. Proceeds from the event help fund community based youth programs in Vernon Hills. Tickets are $5 per person (including skate rentals), with the cost maxing out at $20 per family. Bring the whole family!

Writing class

Students in Mr. Stubenvoll’s 6th grade writing class are working on essays to improve their researching and writing skills.

Illinois Assessment of Readiness starts 4/1/19

Hawthorn Middle South will be taking the Illinois Assessment of Readiness (formerly known as PARCC) upon our return from Spring Break. Please be sure students are well rested, eat breakfast, and arrive on time. Testing will take place from 7:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. on these days. Additional details regarding the assessment can be found […]

Lost and Found

The Lost & Found is full and waiting for your child to claim their items.  During the next two weeks, the Lost & Found will be put out on tables in the hallway.  Any items not claimed by Friday, March 22nd will be donated.  The school will be closed over Spring Break. 3.7.19 Lost and […]

Cultural Night

Andres Salguero better known as 1-2-3 Andres, is one of the most exciting new voices on the family music scene in the US and Latin America, “A rockstar for little language learners” according to Billboard Magazine. A native of Bogotá, Colombia, Andrés brings to audiences joyful sounds, passion for bilingualism and a high- energy love […]