Principal Welcome Back Letter

 Upcoming Important Dates to remember

 6th Grade Student Orientation Flyer: 6th Grader students Only and Information for Physical Exams & Immunization Requirements

7th & 8th Grade New Students To The District Orientation Flyer  

 Student Schedule: Available on PowerSchool Parent/Student Portal:   (Course Request Form for schedule changes will reopen for a limited time on the Middle School South website August 12 – August 16.)

Student Transportation Assignment: Available on PowerSchool Parent/Student Portal (Student bus passes will be distributed on the first day of school during homeroom for bus riders only) Transportation assignments cannot be viewed using mobile phone application.

Student Locker Assignment: Available on PowerSchool Parent/Student Portal – view on Transportation link. Locker assignments cannot be viewed using mobile phone application.

Important School Phone NumbersContact numbers for School Office / Attendance Line / Nurse’s Office / Athletics

Stay Connected by Subscribing to Middle School South Communication applications for real time events and important information.

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          Newsletter:  Weekly Friday Email Blasts (weekly school events and upcoming school events).

          Twitter:  follow us @HawthornMSS

          School Messenger: application uses the email provided in the Parent Portal account. This tool will be used to share timely important information throughout the year.  If you sign up to use this tool you may need to check your Spam Folder as the first few messages could be directed to that folder.

           Stay Connected: frequently visit our website and our online calendar at

           Remind: This is no longer an active communication tool being used by MSS

Transportation Procedure: Traffic Pattern for student AM Drop Off and PM Pick Up

Picture Day Information: Picture order forms will be distributed the first day of school. Information and a link to place your picture order online is posted on the Middle School South website at

Middle School South Parent/Guardian Volunteer Sign Up Form

P.E. Uniform & Lock Purchase Information

Fall Sports Tryout Information:  (view for tryout dates and times prior to the first day of school)

MSS Activities & Clubs

After School Activity Bus Application Form – Season 1: (September 9, 2019 – October 30, 2019)

Letter / Application    (para Español:  Letter / Application)

Food Service Process Flyer

Federal Lunch Program Application

Optional Student Accident Insurance:

      Online enrollment at or phone 800-727-7642 ext. 6103