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Students are Moving!

DL students are participating in various climbing, balancing, and gymnastics oriented activities (climbing net, climbing rope, parallel bars, swinging rope, and balance boards).  PE is so much fun!

Post Veteran’s Day Presentation

Post Veteran’s Day presentation by Jeff Childress, Navy Deputy Director of Surface Engineering Training from the Naval Base in North Chicago. Tuesday, November 14th 9:40-10:20 a.m. and 10:20-11:00 a.m. in Mrs. Grubb’s music room. Officer Childress will be talking with the TL Fifth Grade students about: 1. Service member ethos (Honor, Courage, Commitment) 2. Veterans sacrifice […]

Yearbook Sales Coming in Early December

The 2017-2018 yearbook will be on sale December 5 through the 8th, which includes photos of students in their classroom and events throughout the year. The yearbook will be passed out the last week of school.  The cost is $14.  Cash and checks are accepted and checks can be payable to Hawthorn School District 73. […]

Red Ribbon Week at School of Dual Language

Respect Yourself – Be Drug Free!  Our school community will be taking a stand against drugs. Red ribbon week will be held October 23-27.  Here is the schedule: Monday, 10/23   Wake up drug free:  P.J. Day! Tuesday, 10/24   Proud to be drug free:  School Spirit Day! Wednesday, 10/25  Crazy about being drug free: […]


Aprendiendo/Jugando, which means “Learning While Playing,” is an after school program that reaches out into our school community. It offers students an opportunity to connect with older students, receive extra homework help time, participate in an arts and crafts block, and to be a part of a science club sponsored by the Museum of Science and Industry. A/J has been going strong […]

Second Step at Dual

Brittany Ebarle, a fourth grade teacher at the School of Dual Language, rewrote the lyrics to the hit song Despacito into a song about empathy and respect.  She sang the song with students at an October 5th assembly to kick off the Social Emotional Learning Second Step program at the School of Dual Language.  The goal […]

Attendance Week – Dual is in the Top 10!

Great news to share with you all on this beautiful Monday morning. The School of Dual was ranked in the top 10 of schools in our enrollment division in the annual Lake County “Attendance Week” completion.  Way to go School of Dual Language!  Dr. Tohme accepted the award for us all. Muy buenas noticias para […]