Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

Highlights of the January 14, 2019 Board of Education Meeting

The Board of Education unanimously approved a motion to hire the new superintendent, Dr. Peter Hannigan, with a start date of July 1, 2019. Dr. Hannigan is currently the Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources at Schaumburg Consolidated Community School District 54, a pre-K through eighth grade public school district with 28 schools serving more than 15,000… Continue Reading Highlights of the January 14, 2019 Board of Education Meeting

Hawthorn District 73 Announces Dr. Peter Hannigan as New Superintendent

At the January 14 board meeting, the Hawthorn School District 73 Board of Education named Dr. Peter Hannigan as the new superintendent of schools, starting July 1, 2019. Dr. Hannigan is currently the Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources at Schaumburg Consolidated Community School District 54, a pre-K through eighth grade public school district with 28… Continue Reading Hawthorn District 73 Announces Dr. Peter Hannigan as New Superintendent

Regular and Closed Sessions Scheduled for Jan. 14

A Regular Session and a Closed Session of the Board of Education will take place on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.  The Closed Session will take place at 6:00 p.m. The Regular Session will take place at 7:00 p.m. The meetings will take place at the District Office, 841 West End Court in Vernon Hills, Illinois.

Take the 5Essentials Parent Survey

Students, parents and teachers across Illinois have an opportunity to participate in the seventh annual statewide Illinois 5Essentials Survey between now and Feb. 15.  The survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your student’s school and gathers data related to five indicators that can predict important student outcomes. Additionally, Hawthorn… Continue Reading Take the 5Essentials Parent Survey

Day at the Vet: Feb. 3

Animal Education and Rescue is offering kids ages 8-12 a day at the vet. Participants will learn what happens on a daily basis at an animal hospital. The event will take place Sunday, Feb. 3 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Townline Animal Hospital, 555 E. Townline Road in Vernon Hills. Registration is required.