Community Notes


These webpages are designed to share information of interest to Hawthorn families, while also reducing the amount of paper going home with our students. Inclusion on this page does not mean that Hawthorn endorses any of these programs. Rather, we are simply passing along information. All information presented here must be associated with organizations that are local, non-profit, open to all of our student community and/or otherwise of potential benefit to our students or parents. Hawthorn has the right to refuse to post any item that does not meet these criteria and may limit the amount of time it is posted to two weeks. For more information, please refer to Chapter 8:25 Community Relations of our online Board Policy Manual, or call the Hawthorn District Office at (847)990.4200. If you would like your information considered for inclusion on this page, please email your request to Community Notes You may also fax to 847-367-3290 (attn: Becky) or call 847-990-4200.


Winter Programs at the Library

Winter Programs at the Library

Hawthorn Summer School

Save the date for Hawthorn Summer School, which begins in July 2017. Before and After Summer School Childcare is offered by the Vernon Hills Park District.

Coding, Animation, Robotics

The Center for Talent Development is offering Winter 2017 classes on introducing young students to coding, animation and robotics.

SHS Performing Arts

Rock Baby Rock Saturday, December 10 @ 7:30pm SHS Performing Arts Center


Illinois Juniors Volleyball

Illinois Youth Dance Presents

The Nutcracker Performance

Carmel Shadow a Student Day


Fire Safety Video Contest

Countryside Fire Protection District is once sponsoring SMOKE SIGNALS –a Fire Safety & Burn Prevention Video Contest. Please click here for all the details.

SHS Community Orchestra

The Stevenson High School Community Orchestra is seeking adult members. Make beautiful music with instrumentalists from all generations. Please click here for more information.