Entries by Leslie Piotrowski

District-wide Residency Event is August 1, 2 and 6

Hawthorn District 73 will hold its annual, district-wide residency event on August 1, 2 and 6 at Middle School North, 201 Hawthorn Parkway in Vernon Hills, Illinois. At least one parent/guardian from all District 73 families must prove that they reside in the district each school year. Below is the schedule: Wednesday, August 1, 12:00… Continue Reading District-wide Residency Event is August 1, 2 and 6

Highlights of the July 9 Board of Education Meeting

Introduction of New Interim Superintendent Board of Education President Sonali Patil introduced Dr. Joseph Porto, one of the two new interim superintendents. Dr. Porto was formerly the superintendent for Avoca School District 37 in Wilmette. He will share the position with Dr. Mark Friedman, a former superintendent of Libertyville School District 70. Ms. Patil explained… Continue Reading Highlights of the July 9 Board of Education Meeting

First Day of HEI

Staff and teachers greeted students this morning (July 9) at Townline Elementary as they arrived for the first day of the Hawthorn Enrichment Institute. Children are enrolled in a wide range of fun and educational classes, such as Pint-size Picasso, Math Safari, Wild Kingdoms and Computer Coding.

Regular and Closed Sessions of the Board of Education Scheduled for July 9

A regular session and a closed session of the Board of Education have been scheduled for Monday, July 9.  The regular session will take place at 7:00 p.m. The closed session will take place at the conclusion of the regular session. The meetings will take place at the District Office, 841 West End Court in… Continue Reading Regular and Closed Sessions of the Board of Education Scheduled for July 9