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Parents Invitation to Google Classroom

Dear Middle School Parents/Guardians, Within the next few days, you should be receiving an email from Google Classroom inviting you to receive “Email Summaries” for your student. These summaries can be sent to you daily, weekly, or you can opt out of receiving them. You can learn more about Guardian Email Summaries here: http://tinyurl.com/gclass73 MSN […]

Snowflake 2017 for 7th & 8th Graders – Registration Due by 9/22

Operation Snowflake seeks to bring together middle school youth, community professionals and other caring adults to develop a trusting relationship and provide a framework of understanding of oneself and of others. The program also strives to teach youth valuable skills that develop healthy peer relationships, promote responsible decision-making and resist negative peer pressure. *CaringandSharing*NewFriends*NewIdeas*NewSkills* *HugsandFuzzies*AGoodTime* LOCATION: […]

AWE: Accelerated Weekend Experience

Hawthorn District 73 is offering a unique learning opportunity for academically talented students in grades 3 through 8.  In collaboration with Northwestern University’s Center for Talent Development, the Accelerated Weekend Experience (AWE) program provides challenging, hands-on, in-depth exploration for those passionate about the subjects in science, technology and engineering. The two-day AWE courses will be […]

MSN Curriculum Night 9/13 6:00 pm

 Wednesday, September 13, 2017 6:00 pm Walk your child’s schedule, meet the teachers and learn about the curriculum.  You can see the evening’s schedule, by grade, here: Curriculum Night 2017 Curriculum Night – Español MSN 6th Grade Curriculum Night MSN 7th Grade Curriculum Night MSN 8th Grade Curriculum Night

8th Grade T-Shirt Design Contest

8th Grade Students: This is your opportunity to create an eagle drawing for the front of this year’s 8th grade t-shirt. The 8th graders will be voting on their top choice after all entries have been submitted. You may stop by the office to check out the winners from past years.  See complete contest details […]

Internet Essentials from Comcast

Internet Essentials from Comcast brings affordable high-speed Internet home.  You may qualify if your child is eligible for the National School Lunch Program.  Find more information here: Internet Essentials from Comcast – English and Español Internet Essentials from Comcast – Russian

2017/18 S.O.S. Parent Letter

Please read the important letter from Middle School North regarding  SOS – Signs of Suicide Prevention Program. 2017 SOS Español 2017 SOS Parent Letter For information on how to support your adolescent, please view the following parent suicide prevention training webinar: http://elyssasmission.org/parent-suicide-prevention-training/ If you have any questions about the program and/or your child’s participation in […]

8th Gr. STEM Robots

What do 8th grade boys do in STEM class when they have some extra time? They add on to their robots to make battle bots. Boys will be boys! STEM Robots  

7th Gr. STEM Lab

7th graders in STEM lab are always fascinated with the 3D printers.  Besides designing and printing their own keychains, they also learn about different types of printers and how they work.

TRY Leadership Conference Was a Success!

The annual TRY (Teens Reaching Youth) leadership conference was a big success. Students from Middle North and South had a blast while learning about the 7 keys to success from guest speaker Ted Weise. Students will use these skills when working with their peers and students at the elementary schools. The TRY program is run […]

PTO Winter Boutique 12/10 at Middle School South

This year’s Winter Boutique will take place on Saturday, December 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00pm at Hawthorn Middle School South. Stop by for great gifts, a raffle and bake sale!! Kids are welcome to participate! We will be having a Kids Corner at the Boutique this year for our students to sell some of […]