Entries by Wayne Keen

Order your yearbook today!

Yearbook Order Form It’s that time of the year again, please click the link to order your yearbook online!! Yearbooks will be distributed in the spring!! Last day to order is March 22, 2019!!  

2019 – 2020 VHHS Dance Team

Summer Camp: June 6 – July 18 3:30pm – 6:00pm (Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday) Participants will work on technique that is used in routines throughout the fall and winter season. They will learn sideline routines, as well as, home routine which will be performed at UDA away camp.   UDA Away Camp: July 6 – […]

6th-8th grade Boys Track & Field

Any 6th, 7th and 8th grade boys interested in joining track & field must have a current physical on file with the nurse and must have all forms turned into Coach Reed before March 11th. Any questions please email Coach Carlsen: Carlsent@hawthorn73.org   2019 Boys Track&Field PDF

Advisory Day Celebration

Yesterday students at Middle School South participated in a special all day celebration of the advisory program, which encourages a sense of belonging, establishes respect for individual differences, and teaches acceptance.  Students participated in multiple fun activities including a choice P.E. period with Minute to Win it games and an obstacle course, an all school […]

Ms.Howell’s science class

Throughout the winter months, students in Ms. Howell’s class are learning about the science behind winter sports. For this particular STEM activity, students are working on designing a freestanding bobsled track for a marble to “sled” down. They must include 5 turns and a way to stop the marble.


Middle South & Middle North competed last night at Vernon Hills High School in a dual wrestling meet. After a hard fight, Middle South won the meet!

Extreme Weather Make-Up Days

Please NOTE the following Extreme Weather Make-Up Days: Presidents Day, February 18, 2019 (make up for November 26, 2018) Casimir Pulaski Day, March 4, 2019 (make up for Monday, January 28, 2019) Wednesday, June 5, 2019 (make up for Wednesday, January 30, 2019) Thursday, June 6, 2019 (make up for Thursday, January 31, 2019)

Hello, 8th Grade Families

Due to predicted extreme weather conditions and school cancellations, multiple aspects of the Vernon Hills High School enrollment process have been revised: L-Z 8th grade orientation for the Class of 2023 has been postponed. As a result, families with last name L-Z and those unable to come last week will meet in the VHHS Auditorium […]

For safety of our students and staff-

As safety of our students and staff continues to be a priority, please note that all after-school extracurricular activities are canceled today, Tuesday, January 29th.  This includes the after school activity bus.

Due to extreme winter weather conditions, school will not be in session tomorrow, Wednesday, January 30th.