Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Students Take on the Spelling Bee Challenge

Elementary South’s Spelling Bee took place Jan. 10. Students showed nerves of steel as they carefully spelled out difficult words. Congratulations to the winner: fifth-grade student Allison S. in Mrs. Worden’s class, and to the runner up: fourth-grade student Jared F. in Mrs. Schorsch’s class. The winning word was visionary. Classroom Spelling Bee Winners Classroom […]

Take the 5Essentials Parent Survey

Students, parents and teachers across Illinois have an opportunity to participate in the seventh annual statewide Illinois 5Essentials Survey between now and Feb. 15.  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. Additionally, Hawthorn […]

December SOAR Winners

Congratulations to the December SOAR winners! Last Name First Name Reason Homeroom Grade Z. Kayla On Task Behavior Miss Avila 0 S. Jackson Being Respectful Miss Avila 0 S. Sasha Being Respectful Mrs. Shannon 0 X. Mec Being Respectful Mrs. Shannon 0 P. Jeremiah On Task Behavior Mrs. Silver 0 R. Noah On Task Behavior […]

Hawthorn Enrichment Institute Registration Begins Feb. 1

Hawthorn is excited to bring another year of summer programming designed to expand the education horizon for our students. We are offering many new types of project based learning courses and opportunities in the areas of core academics, the arts and athletics. The program, open to all kindergarten through eighth-grade Hawthorn District 73 students, will take […]

Holiday Sing Along is a Delight

Sixth, seventh and eighth grade students at Middle School South performed for students and parents at Elementary South. Led by Mrs. Klein, they sang a wide range of holiday songs including “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer”, “We Wish You a Merry Christmas” and “Chanukah, oh Chanukah”.  Elementary South’s fifth grade Eagle Chorus joined in and […]

November Soaring Eagles

Congratulations to our November SOARING EAGLES!  They SOAR above the line and make us proud. First_Name Last_Name Reason Homeroom Elizabeth R. Acting Responsibly Mrs. Schorsch Jared F. On Task Behavior Mrs. Schorsch Colton A. Acting Responsibly Ms. Reilly Jasmine Y. On Task Behavior Ms. Reilly Jahnavi M. Acting Responsibly Mrs. Silver Nikitaa K. On Task […]