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Electronic Device Tips

Are you monitoring your child’s devise activities? Do you know what apps your son or daughter has? Is you child texting at all hours of the night? In the Collins house, ALL devises are off at 7:00 PM (except if school work still needs to be completed on the Chromebook).   All other devises are […]

Save the Date – Winter MAP Testing

Save the Date Winter MAP Testing Tuesday 1/16/18 & Wednesday 1/17/18    Please make sure that you do everything possible to assure that your child is in attendance on these days.

Holiday Concert Showcases Talent at Middle School North

The sixth, seventh and eighth grade band, orchestra and choir performed at Middle School North’s Music Assembly on December 19. Principal Robert Collins kicked off the event by reminding the audience about the dedication that goes into students reaching their personal best on their instruments. Among the pieces the orchestra performed was “Ludwig’s Tango.”

Parking Lot Safety Information

The winter months are upon us and this is the time of year the parking lot gets congested.  For those who are not aware, pick up and drop off at Middle School North is quite simple.  Please read the following Parking Lot letter so that we can assure our children are safe at all times […]

Geography Bee Tests Students’ Knowledge About Places

Six students participated in the National Geographic Bee held at Middle School North on December 6 sponsored by the National Geographic Society.  Moderator Jason Kao asked tough questions that not only related to the United States, but the world.  The participants were Grant B., Parker E., Charlie F., Jackie L., Rishi R., and Maddy Z. […]

Clarification About Today’s Drill

As you know, Hawthorn District 73 schedules drills throughout the year to ensure our schools are prepared for emergencies and other events. This morning a drill took place at Townline Elementary and the School of Dual Language. While a parent posted on Facebook that this was an actual lockdown, this was only a drill. While […]

8th grade Snowtubing trip

The 8th grade Snowtubing trip will be Friday 1/26/18 from 3-9pm at Wilmot Mountain. Permissions slips are due to Ms. Harris by Friday, December 15. We need a minimum of 50 students to go! Permission Slip

All For Books Change Wars

It’s That time of the year…the All For Books change wars!  The PTO Book Fair All For Books collection containers are already in each of the home rooms.  Donations will be accepted until noon on Monday, Nov. 20th.  All donations help purchase new books for our school!  The home room in each grade that collects […]