HAWTHORNE PUBLIC SCHOOLSCreating A Future Generation Of LeadersHome of the Bears!Welcome to the Hawthorne Public SchoolDistrict Registration PageThe mission of the Hawthorne Public School District is to provide a safe and challenging learning environment that fosters a love of learning. In doing so, pupils shall be able to reach their maximum potential in accordance with their specific individual needs, abilities and talents. By providing meaningful experiences, Hawthorne students will develop heightened communication skills, acquire knowledge of citizenship and economic responsibility, make meaningful connections and function successfully as active participants in a complex, changing global world community.Hawthorne is a student-centered Pre-Kindergarten through grade twelve public school district. Our district serves approximately 2300 students in six schools; Hawthorne High School, Lincoln Middle School, Jefferson, Roosevelt, and Washington Elementary Schools and the Lafayette Pre-School. The Hawthorne Public Schools endeavor to provide a safe and challenging learning environment that will develop a love of learning and enable every child to reach their full potential. We also hope our teachers' love of learning will be contagious and assist in the development of knowledge, skills, and academic achievement.
The Hawthorne School District has always aligned instructional practices with high academic standards. Our highly qualified professional teaching staff uses research based, effective teaching strategies to address our students’ learning needs. Our instructional models include teacher directed learning, student led learning, cooperative learning activities, independent learning activities, reading and writing across the curriculum, differentiated instruction and assessment opportunities for all students.