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In this literacy magnet school, Hawthorne students will be intrinsically motivated to pursue opportunities for learning.They will be creative, independent thinkers and problem solvers able to satisfy their quest for knowledge through all forms of collaboration and communication.

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New Hawthorne Playground Now Open

The new Hawthorne playground officially opened on Friday, August 30th. Thank you for all of those who helped make this playground a reality.

Hawthorne At A Glance

  • 99th Percentile in Reading and Math on NWEA Test
  • 20:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
  • $1 Million Playground Renovation, Spring/Summer 2019
  • 5 Boys/Girls After School Sports Teams
  • 9+ After School Programs
  • 42 Chicago Neighborhoods Represented
  • 2017 / 2018 Exemplary Supportive School Certification

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