Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Quick Weekly Update

Good morning Hawthorn Elementary South, We hope you had a wonderful week of “Remote Learning”, had fun with our STEM CHALLENGE, and got outside to fly your homemade KITE!  Please enjoy this week’s video: https://vimeo.com/408583260 The end of the school year is quickly approaching and we are HOPEFUL that we will flatten the curve and get to see you all again […]

Another Great Week of Remote Learning

Good Morning Hawthorn Elementary South, We hope everyone enjoyed their 3-day weekend and this email finds you HEALTHY and WELL!  We are ready for another great week of “remote learning”.   This week, we are excited to announce a STEM CHALLENGE! Did you know that April is National Kite Month?  Using any materials you can find in your home, […]

A Great Week of Learning and Celebrating Art

Good Afternoon Hawthorn Elementary South, We hope everyone is doing well and enjoyed the little heat wave during the week.  It is great to see flowers and trees blooming! We miss you all and wish we could enjoy spring with our friends at HES! It’s been a great week of Remote Learning and celebrating ART with “HAWTHORN CARES” and our VIRTUAL ART SHOW!  Thank you […]

Hawthorn Cares

Hello Hawthorn Elementary South, We hope you all had a nice weekend and are ready for another great week of “REMOTE LEARNING”.  On Monday, our teachers will be participating in virtual professional development.  We are working hard to keep our staff current and provide quality education during this time of unrest. This week’s challenge is […]

Welcome Back to E-Learning

Welcome Back Video Hello Hawthorn Elementary South, We hope you had a HEALTHY spring break with your family and are ready to get back into E-Learning with some Hawthorn Elementary South fun!  In an effort to stay connected to our Hawthorn family, we have created a virtual Spirit Week.  This is completely optional, but we hope many of you […]

Principal’s Update

Dear Hawthorn Elementary South, On behalf of myself, Mrs. Hunter, the Elementary South Staff, and the District, we hope this message finds all of you healthy and well. Thank you all for your flexibility as we navigate E-Learning at Hawthorn.  As I speak with teachers across Illinois, I feel extremely fortunate to work in such an amazing […]

Report Cards

Please visit the PowerSchool Parent Portal at https://ps.hawthorn73.org/public to log into your secure PowerSchool account and view your child’s report card. Detailed instructions are linked here for your review. If you do not remember your username or password, please click “Forgot username or password?” on the PowerSchool Parent Portal homescreen. Once you log into this secure, user-friendly portal, you […]

News You Can Use – 3/4/2020

3/8/2020 – Daylight Savings Time – Spring ahead one hour. 3/10/2020 – Kindergarten Field Trip to Kohl’s Children’s Museum – 9:00am-12:30pm 3/10/2020 – Incoming Kindergarten Parent Information Night – 7:00pm at Elementary South 3/12/2020 – Hawthorn Art Show at Aspen Library 6:00pm-8:00pm 3/13/2020 – Hawthorn Spirit Day – wear your blue and gold 3/13/2020 – […]

News You Can Use

2/28/2020 – No School – Parent Teacher Conferences (Book Fair is open until 11:00am) 3/2/2020 – No School – Casimir Pulaski Day 3/3/2020 Climbing Unit begins in PE – Click here to volunteer: Climbing Unit volunteer sign up Kids Heart Challenge update: We have raised $9,671.12 for the American Heart Association!  You’re doing an awesome job helping save lives.  In fact, […]