Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Pick Up/Drop Off Procedures

Good morning, HES!  We hope this email finds you all HEALTHY and WELL! VIRTUAL CULTURAL FAIR: Thank you to all of our families who submitted pictures or videos for our Virtual Cultural Fair! What a wonderful way to celebrate our diverse community! Please enjoy this video of our students! https://vimeo.com/418565879 STUDENT PICK UP/DROP OFF PROCEDURES FOR […]

Virtual Cultural Fair Week

Good Evening Hawthorn Elementary South Families and Happy Mother’s Day.  We hope you got a chance to celebrate with your families. The diversity and many backgrounds that make up the Hawthorn community is what makes us so special!  Did you know that there are 63 different languages spoken by our Hawthorn students? To honor and celebrate […]

Surprise for Fifth Graders

Good morning 5th grade parents, The end of the school year is approaching… Do you know what that means? Our fifth graders are about to become middle schoolers!!! We want to celebrate your child’s success at Hawthorn Elementary South! We are putting together a special SURPRISE for our 5th grade students.  Parents, we need your help! Please SEND A PICTURE of your […]

Update

Good morning, HES!  We hope this email finds you all HEALTHY and WELL!  Thank you to everyone who has been reaching out to our teachers and staff during Teacher Appreciation Week this week.  We miss you all so much, but we all have been feeling the HAWTHORN LOVE! Below are some important updates:  NATIONAL BOOK WEEK: We hope you enjoyed NATIONAL BOOK […]

Class Placement Update

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 Good morning, HES!  Thank you to everyone who has been reaching out to our teachers and staff during Teacher Appreciation Week this week.  We miss you all so much, but we all have been feeling the HAWTHORN LOVE! Even though we are not at school, our staff will begin the process of CLASS PLACEMENT for […]

Update

Dear Hawthorn Elementary South Families, We hope you were able to get outside and enjoy the sunshine this weekend.  It’s hard to believe that we are into May!  This week is NATIONAL CHILDREN’S BOOK WEEK and we are so excited to celebrate it with you! Shout out to MRS. GASS and all the Hawthorn Librarians for organizing the fun […]

Happy May Day

We hope this email finds you HEALTHY and WELL!  We miss you all so much, but we absolutely had a wonderful week of  JOYFUL MUSIC, PAINTING ROCKS, and SPREADING KINDNESS around our community! Shout out to Mr. Messina and Ms.Yeo, our amazing music teachers, for all the fun this week and always.  We were so sorry to miss our concerts this year!  Please enjoy […]

Update

Dear Hawthorn Elementary South Families, We hope you had a wonderful weekend, are HEALTHY and WELL, and are ready for another great week of “Remote Learning”.   This week, it’s “MUSIC ROCKS” week!  Look for a special musical activity from your music teacher.  AND… because music rocks, we thought it would be fun to get outside, find a rock, and paint/color it with a positive […]

Weekly Update

Dear Hawthorn Elementary South, We hope you had a wonderful week of “Remote Learning” and found some time to celebrate the EARTH with our Earth Week Activities.  Please enjoy this week’s video: https://vimeo.com/411129676 In accordance with recommendations from the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) regarding GRADING, we are not posting midterm reports on April 30th. Instead, our staff will continue […]

Quick Update

Good Evening Hawthorn Elementary South Families, We hope you were able to enjoy the SUNSHINE this weekend and that you are all  HEALTHY and WELL!  We were all very sad to hear the news that we would not be able to return to school this academic year.  Please know that Hawthorn is dedicated to your families and will continue to provide […]