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Middle Schools Summer Reading Program

Please be sure you read about and participate in our Summer Reading program. Below is a link with more information:  https://mss.hawthorn73.org/summer-reading-program-3/ We hope you will all take some time to read and enjoy great books this summer. Those students who participate will also be entered to participate in our Summer Reading Raffle. 

Incoming 6th Grade Chorus Enrollment Form

If your student plans to participate in Chorus during his or her 6th grade year, please read the Chorus Enrollment Letter. In order to be enrolled in Chorus, the Chorus Enrollment Form should be filled out no later than Friday, April 5th. Please click here to enroll your 5th grader in Chorus for next year. 

Important Student Testing Dates Information

IAR Testing Dates: Save the Date (IAR) Illinois Assessment of Readiness testing dates: 4/3 – ELA 7:40 – 9:50 4/4 – ELA   7:40 – 9:50 4/8 – Math 7:40 – 9:20 4/9 – Math  7:40 – 9:20 4/10 – Math  7:40 – 9:20 Please make your best efforts to ensure that your student is in […]

1-2-3 Andrés! is Coming!

Hosted by Hawthorn School of Dual Language, come enjoy an evening with 1-2-3 Andrés on Friday, March 8th, from 6:30-7:30 pm at School of Dual Language. Andrés Salguero, better known as 1-2-3 Andrés, is one of the most exciting new voices on the family music scene in the US and Latin America. Andrés brings to […]

Illinois Assessment of Readiness

Our students take federally required assessments every spring. These assessments help us understand how our students are growing academically, compared to their peers across the state. This year, the English language arts and math assessment for grades 3-8 is called the Illinois Assessment of Readiness (IAR). You can find full information on this assessment in […]

8th Grade Promotion Pictures 2/19

8th Graders reminder: 8th grade promotion pictures will be taken on Tuesday, February 19th. All students must be photographed for the 2019 class composite picture. Dress code: Boys need to wear a shirt with a collar and tie for the gown picture. No jeans please. Girls wear appropriate dress clothes. No jeans please.

Season 4 Activity Bus Letter and Application

Student sign up for Season 4 will begin on Friday, February 15, 2019 and conclude on Monday, February 27, 2019 at 8:00 AM. ●The Activity Bus start date for Season 3 will begin on April 1, 2019 and run through May 3, 2019.  You can find the full information here as well as under Parent Links above. […]

District Parent Workshop to Host Two Parent Evenings

The Hawthorn middle school social workers have teamed up again with District 128 and their feeder schools to bring you two wonderful, informative parent evenings.   Please join us on Tuesday, February 19 from 7:00 – 8:30pm at Vernon Hills High School  for a special screening of the indie film Angst; Raising Awareness around Anxiety.  Feel free […]

8th Grade Snow Tubing Fun

A great group of 8th graders had a fun chilly evening snow tubing at Wilmot. Shout out to Mr. Cantagallo and Ms. McMahon for being great chaperones. We all had a great time!! Also thanks to Ms. Harris and the 8th grade team for setting up this field trip!