Entries by Wayne Keen

Middle South Play

The students put on two successful performances of Once Upon a Mattress.  The work was challenging but rewarding and the audience enjoyed the wonderful performances. Director ……………………………………………………. David Kleinschmidt Music Director ………………………………………………. Genevieve Klein Student Directors ………………… Catalina Cowell, Eva Otoo, Emily Walls Set Construction …………………………………………….. Dave Firnbach Jason Frega, Brandon Karaca, Allison Klemstein, Daniel […]

Student Council-Spring Fling-5/12/17

Student Council – Spring Fling Event  May 12th from 2:10 – 4:00 pm Hawthorn Middle School South is sponsoring a fun event for all interested students.  The admission fee is $10 per person, pre-paid, cash only.  Each student will receive a wristband for entry. We are planning for an indoor/outdoor event (weather permitting) to include […]

Water Walk

On Saturday, April 21st, Middle School South students, family members, and representatives from our local Allstate Insurance Company walked to raise money for people in Asia and Africa who do not have access to clean water.  All funds donated will go directly to we.org to help build wells in communities that do not have a fresh water […]

MAP Testing

Hawthorn Middle South will be MAP Testing from Monday, May 1st through Friday, May 12th.  Please be sure students are on time, get a good night’s sleep and have a healthy breakfast during testing and try to keep appointments during testing to after school if possible.

Boys Track

Over the weekend the 7th grade boys took 2nd out of 22 teams and the 8th grade boys took 3rd at the Ross Gantt at Grayslake Central. 6th-8th grade boys track winners from the Ross Gantt invite track meet last Saturday at Grayslake High School. Boys are off to a great start this season and we […]

Student Council-Water Bottle Collection

Students and staff members have been collecting plastic water bottles to bring in for recycling.  While the school has a regular recycling program, this was an additional effort put forth in honor of Earth Day, which is on April 22 this year.  There was a friendly competition amongst homerooms, and in the end, Mrs. Humboldt’s […]

PTO Family Fitness Night – Thursday, April 13th

Come out and join us for a Family Fun & Fitness Night at Townline Elementary School – Thursday, April 13, 2017 @ 6:30 pm (doors open @ 6 pm).    100% of the proceeds from this event will go directly to the PTO!   There will be two classes, each one hour: Yoga and ZUMBA. This event is open to all […]

Spring Pep Assembly 3/24/17

Fun was had by both students and faculty at the Spring Break Assembly on Friday, March 24th.  There was an engaging  volleyball game between staff and students with the staff winning 25-22, along with a human ring toss game featuring select teachers and a few students.  The Wrestling, Girls Volleyball, and Boys Volleyball were all […]