School of Dual Language Places 3rd in Attendance!

Great job students!  The Hawthorn School of Dual Language placed 3rd in Lake County for 98.46% attendance.  We are so proud of our students!

Dual Language Attendance Award

School Refusal and School Anxiety Presentation

Please join us for an informational session on School Refusal & School Anxiety with Dr. Patrick B. McGrath from Alexian Brothers Behavioral Health Hospital on

Thursday, November 3, 2016

7:00pm – 8:15 pm

Hawthorn District Office 841 West End Court Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Alexian Brothers Invitation

Dual Language makes the top 10

2016 TopTenbyschool

Principals Read at Library


Dual Language Program Update/Actualization del Programa del Lenguaje Dual

Click on links below to see School of Dual Language board presentation.


DL Board Presentation September 12 English


DL Board Presentation 12 de septiembre Espanol

Enrichment Deadline Approaching

The Accelerated Weekend Experience (AWE) provides academically talented students a full, single weekend to explore an area of study in depth with an expert in the field. Spots are limited. The priority deadline for AWE registration is Sept. 26Register now for the October 22 event which will be held at Middle School South.

Women in Leadership

District 73 is seeking mentors to join its female leadership academy and mentor girls in grades 4 through 8.

To kick off this new program, District 73 is inviting women who serve in leadership roles to attend a planning meeting at noon on Thursday, Oct. 6 in the District Office, 841 West End Court, Vernon Hills.

“This luncheon meeting will allow us to brainstorm and discuss our vision for students. We will discuss how managers, lawyers, engineers, bankers and PTO leaders can best mentor students through this program,” said Dr. Victoria Kieffer, who is spearheading the group.

The leadership academy is a part of the district’s volunteer program, FACES (Family and Community Engagement for Students) which supports the district’s strategic direction to develop a districtwide volunteer program to support student learning.

If you are interested in learning more about this program, please contact Townline Principal Kieffer at or call her at 847-990-4901.



Weekend Experience for Academically Talented

The Accelerated Weekend Experience (AWE) provides academically talented students a full, single weekend to explore an area of study in depth with an expert in the field. Spots are limited. Register now for the October 22 event at Middle School South.

Comité de Padres Bilingües/ Bilingual Parent Advisory Committee

Nuestra misión este año es: Información es poder para hacer conexiones para  ayudar a la comunidad”

Our Mission is on the following: Information is power to create connections to help the community.

Our First Event/Nuestro Primer Evento

Evento: Jueves 22 de septiembre, 2016: Dual Language School: Tema / Enfoque: Recursos de la comunidad: Nuestro objetivo es crear una feria de recursos para la noche. Nos pondremos en contacto con varias agencias locales para establecer puesto de información / pantallas para nuestra comunidad para explorar. Los recursos podrían incluir las siguientes agencias / organizaciones:

Event: 9/22/16 – Location: Dual Language School – Theme/Focus: Community Resources: Our goal is to create a resource fair for the evening – we have contacted various local agencies to set up informational booth/displays for our Hispanic community to explore. Resources could include the following agencies/organizations:

Please see attached flyer.

Orchestra/Band Date Change

4th Grade North Campus Students – Band & Orchestra Registration & Rental Open House, 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, Townline cafeteria.