The mission of Hawthorne School is to provide an education that will enable students to achieve academic, interpersonal, and civic success.

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York Student Council is holding a book drive from March 1st - 27th.  Please donate books for any ages.  The books will be going to SCARCE, a non-profit organization to create a more sustainable community.

There will be a bin located in the front foyer at Hawthorne for easy drop off or you can bring them to the EPL.

Hawthorne Student Council is hosting a food drive for PADS.  They will be collecting March 1st - March 12th.  They are asking each grade level to contribute specific items for the drive.

Kindergarten - Juice

1st Grade - Cans of tuna or chicken

2nd Grade - Jelly

3rd Grade - Beef Jerky or other meat sticks

4th Grade - Dried Fruit

5th Grade - Microwavable meals:  60 second (Hormel or Instant Rice)

The boxes will be located just outside the office marked by Grade Level.

Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 will transition from hybrid to remote instruction for two weeks beginning October 21-November 4, 2020, implementing an Adaptive Pause in accordance with IDPH guidelines. The pause to in-person instruction comes because DuPage County has entered into Substantial Community Transmission. COVID-19’s presence in the community has increased to a level that stands to expose our families and staff to health risks. Expand this story for next steps.

Hybrid Learning Resumes

Hybrid learning resumes for all D205 students, except for those who have chosen to remain fully remote, on Monday, January 11, 2021. January 6 is a Remote Learning Professional Learning Day for staff. No school for all students. January 7-8 are Remote Learning for all students, including those in our special education programs. Open this story for additional information.

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Regular School Hours:

1st-5th grade:

8:15 AM to 3:00 PM

Lunch 11:25 to 12:25 

AM Kindergarten
8:15 AM to 11:05 AM

PM Kindergarten
12:05 PM to 3:00 PM

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