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Highlights of the September 24 Board of Education Meeting

Board of Education President Robin Cleek recognized staff, administrators and parents for helping to keep the remote learning momentum going and finding ways to continuously improve the process. She felt that overall, the effort was going smoothly.  District Superintendent Dr. Hannigan also thanked Hawthorn community members for their support, patience and cooperation as he provided […]

Resources and Updates

Below are links to resources and updates from District 73 and other sources. We will update this page regularly, as new information becomes available. Resources Illinois State Board of Education FAQ on Starting the 2020-2021 School Year A List of Multicultural and Social Justice Books for Children (published in Ed Week) 31 Children’s Books to […]

Program Gets Math Minds Working Right Away

As you know, elementary teachers are implementing Bridges in Mathematics this school year, a comprehensive K–5 curriculum that was approved by the Board of Education in the spring. This resource focuses on developing students’ deep understanding of mathematical concepts, proficiency with key skills, and ability to solve complex problems.  How are things going? Here is feedback from […]

Supply Bag Pick Up Day Goes Smoothly

Teachers, staff and parents enjoyed seeing each other again during the supply bag pick up day on Sept. 21. In preparation for the event, staff had worked together to fill and organize the supply bags to ensure a smooth pick up process. Everything went smoothly; even the weather cooperated. Thank you to all the parents […]

Stevenson Move-A-Thon: Get Started and Get Moving!

Monday, October 5th – Monday, October 19th The Stevenson Move-A-Thon is a fun, virtual way to keep moving and support students and families with limited resources. Walk, bike, run, dance, or play for 125 minutes or more each week of the event. Together, we can stay healthy and positively impact our Stevenson community. Getting started is easy and […]

Meal Service Update

Due to the holiday on Monday, September 28, the meal pick up days next week will be Tuesday, September 29, and Wednesday, September 30 at Middle School South. Please note that the meal pick up time is from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.  For the week of October 5, the original schedule will return with […]

Board of Education Meetings: September 24, 2020

A virtual Board of Education Business Meeting will take place on Thursday, September 24, at 7:00 p.m.  Any member of the public who would like to make a public comment can submit their public comment via email to elftmannb@hawthorn73.org by 5:00 PM on the date of the meeting. Public comments submitted via email will be announced during the public […]

Snowmobile Safety Course

Countryside Fire Protection District in partnership with the ILDNR will present a snowmobile safety course on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Vernon Hills High School.