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School Board Meeting

The D73 BOE is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. Monday, April 24 in the District Office. Agenda: http://www.hawthorn73.org/school-board/

BOE Meeting

The D73 Board of Education will meet in closed session at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 20 in the District Office. Agenda.

BOE Meeting

The D73 BOE will meet in the district office, 841 West End Court, Vernon Hills,  at 7 p.m. April 10. Details ~ http://bit.ly/2bx8cEK ~.

Education Foundation Launched

The Hawthorn District 73 Board of Education warmly greeted the newly appointed Hawthorn Education Foundation inaugural board at its recent meeting. The seven-member foundation board collectively has extensive background in fundraising. grant writing and capital projects for schools.  Helping to create non-governmental financial support for District 73 is one of the most important and effective […]


Hawthorn District 73 is developing a program that will target families of children newborn to 4-years-old. Studies show that 80 percent of brain development happens during a child’s first three years of life, said Katie Waggoner, Elementary North School principal and facilitator of NEST. About 27 percent of Hawthorn kindergarteners are missing a literacy rich […]