Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

News You Can Use

5 ESSENTIALS SURVEY – Students, parents and teachers across Illinois have an opportunity to participate in the eighth annual statewide Illinois 5Essentials Survey between now and Feb. 14 2020.  The survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your student’s school and gathers data related to five indicators that can predict important student outcomes. […]

Celebrate with a Blue Ribbon T-shirt

Hawthorn Families,  We are so excited that Hawthorn Elementary South has won the National Blue Ribbon Award! We are so honored and to celebrate this success we are selling kids Blue Ribbon t-shirts for $10.  Join the fun and celebrate with us by wearing our official BLUE RIBBON GEAR! The Blue Ribbon t-shirts will be blue with the official blue […]

News You Can Use 11/20/2019

5 ESSENTIALS SURVEY – Students, parents and teachers across Illinois have an opportunity to participate in the eighth annual statewide Illinois 5Essentials Survey between now and Feb. 14 2020.  The survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your student’s school and gathers data related to five indicators that can predict important student outcomes. […]

Six Elementary South Students are Winners of Library’s Bookmark Content

Each year the Cook Memorial Public Library District holds a contest that enables students to show just how talented they are. Participants from all schools in the library district created bookmarks that were inspired by their favorite books or characters. This year, the library received approximately 750 entries. Six Elementary South students were among the […]

Elementary South Receives Plaque at National Blue Ribbon Awards Ceremony in D.C.

Elementary South Principal Dr. Martin, Assistant Principal Christy Hunter, and teacher Jaclyn Schwartz traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in the National Blue Ribbon Recognition Ceremony last week. With great pride, they received a National Blue Ribbon School flag and plaque during an awards luncheon. Elementary South was one of 11 elementary schools in Illinois […]

Book Fair Information

Information about our annual Classroom Change Wars and the upcoming book fair will be sent home with your child today. The Change Wars will take place next week. Please consider making a donation! The Book Fair will be open from 3:00-8:00 pm on November 25th and from 8:00am-11:00 am on November 26th. 

NEWS YOU CAN USE…

Family Sports Night is tonight!  6:00pm at Libertyville Sports Complex – 1950 N. Hwy 45, Libertyville, IL  November 11 – No School – Veteran’s Day November 13 – American Education Week Schedule – Parents are welcome to learn with us! November 14 – World Diabetes Day – Wear Blue! November 15 – Ice Cream Friday – please send $1.00 […]

Be Seen and Heard Assembly Program, Dec. 2

In response to Erin’s Law (House Bill 6193), which requires all public schools to implement a prevention-oriented child sexual abuse program, Hawthorn District 73 is hosting the Be Seen and Heard©assembly program for all elementary students during the second week in December. This assembly is designed to create an age-appropriate, safe, and engaging environment in which students learn […]