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Fertilizer and Weed Control Application

This letter is to inform you that a Hawthorn contractor is scheduled to apply a winter lawn treatment (fertilizer) to our district lawns on August 26, 2017. Areas will be posted, and people are encouraged to stay off of the areas for two hours after the application.

HEI Update

Dear Hawthorn Enrichment Institute Participants:

This is a reminder classes will begin on Wednesday, July 05, 2017, 8:00 AM, Townline Elementary School. Please arrive five to ten minutes early to ensure classes begin on time.

On the first day, students will enter the facility and head to their first class. Parents are more than welcome to walk their child to the front door of Townline.

Bug barrier treatment application

Dear Hawthorn Family: This letter is to inform you that a Hawthorn contractor is scheduled to apply a bug barrier treatment application to our district buildings on June 10, 2017. The treatment does not impose an environmental or safety hazard to students, staff, or visitors. Hawthorn takes great care to ensure that we maintain the […]

Have You Registered?

Parents should complete online registration through the PowerSchool parent portal using the information that the district provided you in a Returning Student Enrollment letter. It is important for you to register your child as soon as possible. Students will not be assigned a teacher or a bus route until online registration is complete. Failure to do […]

Registration Now Open for Families New to Hawthorn

Please invite your neighbors who are new to Hawthorn District 73 to register now for school for Fall 2017. Families whose children will enroll in District 73 schools for the first time in Fall 2017, should fill out the following forms ~ http://www.hawthorn73.org/hawthorn-information/registration/  ~ and turn them into the registrar during a scheduled visit. Please […]

13 Reasons Why

Please read D73 Superintendent Nick Brown’s thoughts on the 13 Reasons Why Netflix series and its possible impact on students.

Alert: Student approached

May 1, 2017 Dear Parents and Guardians, This afternoon the district Resource Officer received a report that a white male driving a red car approached a student and offered a ride. There was no enticement or encouragement when the student refused. Please have a conversation about safety with your children. Vernon Hills Police Department has […]

2017 Creative Writing Contest Winners

The following Hawthorn students were named the “best of the best” in the Cook Memorial Public Library District Creative Writing Contest for 2017. A reception for the award winners is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 7 at the Aspen Drive Library. Over 100 entries were considered. The following were named winners from Hawthorn: 4th […]

Personalized Learning

When learning is personalized for students, they become the leaders of their own learning and work at a pace that’s right for each of them. Hawthorn teachers have been working on the Guaranteed Viable Curriculum (GVC) for the last three years, which identifies our desired results for all students. Personalized learning experiences allow students to […]