Entries by piotrowskil

Science Olympiad Team Continues to Excel

The Hawthorn Middle North Science Olympiad team has been very busy competing virtually in the National Science Olympiad practice which featured more than 174 teams from across the country.  The National Science Olympiad Invitational was the first invitational that was mostly 6th and 7th graders who did a great job. All teams placed in the […]

Math Club Students Excel at Contest

Middle School North Math Club students recently participated in the Noetic Learning Math Contest (NLMC). NLMC is a semi-annual problem solving contest for elementary and middle school students. 16,542 students competed in the fall contest. Our students did a great job. Here are the winners: Arnav G.: National Honor Roll (6th grade Team Winner)Gobind S.: […]

Students Show Their Skills in Cake Decorating Contest

Congratulations to Julianne O. for winning the staff vote for her “Flower Succulent Cake” and to Haley C. for winning the student vote for her “Rudolph Cake” in the Dec. 15 “Make It, Bake It, Cake It” cake decorating contest sponsored by the Middle North Student Council. Students were given 20 minutes to decorate their […]

Checking Out Books at the Library

Mrs. Cohen, Middle North’s Library Media Specialist, explains how to check out books in this short video. The next student supply pick up will be on January 7, 2021. Check out books now that you can pick up on that date. The last day to checkout books is January 4, 2021.

Science Olympiad Team Is on a Roll

Congratulations to the Hawthorn Middle North Science Olympiad team for receiving 15th place out of 91 teams at the virtual Lake Braddock Invitational in Virginia. Each student competed at their own home virtually. We are especially proud of the Science Olympiad quiz bowl team (Arushi/Anya) who received 4th place overall in their first ever competition […]

Math Club Students Score High in National Contest

Middle School North math club students recently participated in The Noetic Learning Math Contest (NLMC). NLMC  is a semiannual problem solving contest for elementary and middle school students. 16,542 students competed in the Fall contest. Our students did a great job. Here are the winners: Arnav G.: National Honor Roll (6th grade Team Winner) Gobind S.: […]

Congratulations to Middle North Students Who Participated in Online Contests

Middle North students are broadening their skills by participating in challenging online contests. A group recently participated in the AMC 8 online competition. This examination provides an opportunity for middle school students to develop positive attitudes toward analytical thinking and mathematics that can assist in future careers. Participants compete against middle schools across the country.  […]

Encore Spirit Wear Sale

Back by popular demand, the Hawthorn PTO is offering an encore Spirit Wear Sale that goes from now until Sunday, Nov. 22. For more information, visit this website. If you have questions, please send an email to: spiritwear@hawthorn73.org.

Congratulations to the Science Olympiad Team!

The Hawthorn Middle North Science Olympiad Varsity Team received 9th place out of 43 nationally-ranked teams at the Boyceville Invitational. Team members: Aishi, John, Shivam, Rodrigo, Evan, Eeman, Om, Amelie, Sashank, Srishanth, Arushi, Anya, Kristina, Cal and Aarush.  Congratulations also go to the overall medal winners: 5th Place Experimental Design team: Zoe, Madelyn and Stephen; […]

A Virtual Day at the Lake

After some fun exercises, Middle North and Middle South sixth graders went fishing with Mr. McKenzie and Ms. Harris at Big Bear Lake in Vernon Hills (virtually of course) on Friday. During this particular PE rotation, students learned all about fishing, from learning how to get the worm on the hook to identifying the fish […]

Heads Shaved for a Good Cause

Thanks to everyone who supported “Raise and Shave for the Brave,” the fundraiser held by the Middle School North Student Council to benefit the St. Baldrick’s Foundation.  The event, which took place on March 7, raised more than $3,900. Four Middle North students and an instructional assistant from Elementary North had their heads shaved. Student […]

Science Olympiad Team Wins Neuqua Valley Science Olympiad Championships

Hawthorn Middle North Science Olympiad team is Regional Champions and received a bid to state after beating out 28 teams at the Neuqua Valley Regionals on February 29th. The JV teams also placed first and fourth in their respective category.  The varsity team received medals in 22 out of 23 events.  The following medals were received:   Anatomy:  […]

Sick Day Guidelines

To help prevent the spread of illness, the Lake County Health Department provides guidelines to help with your decision on whether or not to send your child to school. Sometimes it can be challenging to make the right choice.

Students Earn Plenty of Awards at Science Olympiad

Congratulations to the Hawthorn Middle North Science Olympiad Team that received 5th place out of 43 teams in the Kildeer Invitational on Saturday, February 8th.  The team received a Varsity 1st place finish in Fossils by Adarsh/ Hailey and 2nd overall place finishes in Anatomy/Physiology (Christian/Ananya), Machines (Christian/Aleksey), and Reach for the Stars (Be/Aleksey).  It […]