Middle School North’s eighth-grade social studies classes participated in a gallery walk last week in which they presented their projects on what caused the Dust Bowl. Students moved from one display to the next, asking questions and leaving notes on how they felt about each presentation. There was plenty of interaction and engagement as students discussed […]
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Congratulations to the Hawthorn Middle North Science Olympiad team for winning second place at the West Ottawa Invitational. On Saturday, February 2nd, the team members competed against 35 other teams at West Ottawa High School in 23 science related events. Over 14 individual team medals were received including first place finishes in Experimental Design (Apsara/ Brian / […]
On Tuesday, January 22nd, the students in Mr. McKenzie and Ms. Balmes’ eighth grade social studies classes were once again thrown back into time. During the 1930s, soup kitchens were an extreme necessity for the downtrodden of the Great Depression. The students had an “enjoyable” time reliving the history, commiserating in their Great Depression experiences, […]
All after school activities (including the activity bus) are canceled for today – Tuesday, January 29th, 2019.
The Hawthorn PTO has planned two events this Friday, January 25. They have scheduled a restaurant night from 4 to 8 p.m. at B.Good, 875 N. Milwaukee Avenue in Vernon Hills. 25% of sales will be donated to the PTO. In addition, the PTO is holding a Family Fun & Fitness Night Fundraiser on Jan 25 […]
Bravissimo to our Middle School North and Middle School South choir students for their performance last night with Vernon Hills High School students at the annual Choral Festival. The students sounded great!
Hawthorn Middle School North’s Science Olympiad team received sixth place out of 40 teams at the Rockford Invitational. Over 42 medals were received by our students. The District is so proud of the results!
Congrats to our Cheer team along with Coach Lardo and Coach Parmley! These girls did an outstanding job in Peoria! They came in fifth at State! There were 18 teams in their division.
Girls Night of Code, originally scheduled for Jan. 18, will be postponed to February 15th due to logistical issues. Event Details: Date: February 15th, 2019 Time: 6pm-8pm Location: Vernon Hills High School (145 Lakeview Pkwy, Vernon Hills, IL 60061) Eligibility: Girls from grades 6-8 from Hawthorn Middle School North or South. FYI: Girls who attended […]
Science Club students weaved craft sticks into a kinetic energy experiment. It was quite a success! Next time they will try to make it even longer.
Eight students participated in Middle School North’s annual Spelling Bee on January 10. These students received top scores on spelling tests given in all sixth, seventh and eighth grade classes. Congratulations to the winner, Ryan D.R., and the runner up, Demetri P. All the participants did a great job.
Firefighter and paramedic Tony Rodkey, with the Countryside Fire Protection District, gave a presentation on the chemistry of fire to the eighth grade science classes at Middle School North.
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 […]
Dec. 18 was the final day of the Hawthorn Middle Marathon, in which students were challenged to walk 26.2 miles by holiday break. On specific days from October to December they walked approximately two miles from 2:15 to 3 p.m. either outdoors or in the Middle North hallways. They tracked their miles with a punch […]
Charity J. Trowbridge, Assistant Principal
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