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Hawthorne School

Nathaniel Hawthorne School

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Hawthorne Elementary is nestled in a quiet, working-class neighborhood on the northwest side of Milwaukee. The school has a diverse student population and offers a standards-based curriculum which emphasizes developmentally-appropriate focused instruction that promotes academic success for all students. The school's extended-year school program includes all day K4, art, music, physical education, Head Start, small class sizes of one teacher to 18 students at K5 through 3rd grade through the AGR program, and is supported by a part-time school nurse, guidance counselor, and physical education teacher. The school also offers after-school child care services (Camp Hawthorne) that provide academic enrichment and recreation activities. Hawthorne is proud to be recognized by the Wisconsin Department of Instruction as a PBIS School of Distinction for promoting a positive learning environment for all students.

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Athletics & Interscholastic Sports

  • Basketball (Co-ed)
  • Cheerleading
  • Flag Football
  • Soccer

Before & After School

  • Before School Camp
  • After School Program ( After School Camp )

Community Partners

  • Agape Community Center
  • Green Tree Community Center
  • Playworks
  • Skylight Music Theatre

Comprehensive Academic Programs

  • Comprehensive Program
  • Early Childhood ( AGR, Head Start K3-K4 )

Dress Code

  • Uniforms Voluntary

Map & Directions

School Administration

PrincipalShantee WilliamsRegional SuperintendentBridgette Hood-LevestonSchool Board MemberMarva HerndonSchool Board District District # 1School Board Member At-LargeBob Peterson

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GradesHS - 5School Hours07:20 AM - 02:20 PMSchool TypeNeighborhoodRegionNorthwest TransportationProvided within transportation region (walk zone excluded) View Transportation Map

Contact Information

PrincipalShantee WilliamsSchool AddressHAWTHORNE SCHOOL6945 N 41 STMILWAUKEE WI 53209Phone (414) 247-7200TTY(866)
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