Cook Library Design a Bookmark Contest

Calling all K-8 students!  Express your artistic side; create a bookmark inspired by your favorite book or character.  See Mrs. Gross in the Townline and Dual library for a blank bookmark form and contest rules.  Completed bookmarks must be submitted by 5:00pm on 10/14, or to Mrs. Gross at school by Friday, 10/13.

See the full directions here:


Project Change School Event – 9/18th-29th

Project Change from Townline and School of Dual Language will begin their Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief fundraiser Monday, September 18th-29th!  We are asking students, families and staff to help donate new and unused clothing, shoes, socks, uniforms, school supplies as well as canned food and water.  Project Change greatly appreciates all you can do in order to help the families in need.

We are not accepting money.  Donations will be accepted from Sept. 18th- 29th.

Sponsored by the Lake County Superintendents Assoc., Hawthorn School District 73 is supporting Houston Independent School District as they try to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Harvey.

Donations can be dropped off at Townline Elementary and School of Dual Language offices.  All items collected will directly support the Houston Independent School District.

Harvey Hurricane Disaster Relief Event

Hurricane Harvey Relief Event – Español

Ice Cream Social 9/22 6:30-8:00 pm

Celebración anual con helados en Lenguaje Dual & Townline

Dual Language and Townline families are invited to the Annual Ice Cream Social on Sept. 22nd, from 6:30-8:00 pm. at Townline/Dual Language school.

Come join us for ice cream and family fun entertainment. Mike Vondruska, aka That Tall Juggler Guy will be starting at 7:00 pm to thrill us with his Interactive Comedy, Cool Juggling and Crazy One-Wheel Cycling. Please make sure to stick around for the entire performance because one person from the audience will receive a fun prize after the show.

  • BoBo’s Ice cream will be served
  • $1.00 per cup
  • Vanilla or Chocolate

So we don’t run out, please return the slip at the end of this form, letting us know how many of your family members will be attending.

Ice Cream Social

Ice Cream Social – Español

Principals READ at Cook – Aspen Drive Library

Join Dr. Tohme as he reads his favorite stories on Wednesday, 9/27 at Aspen Drive Library.  Kids of all ages are invited!  Refreshments will be served at 6:30 pm and the stories will begin at 6:45.  No registration needed.

Connect with Hawthorn

There are many ways you can stay connected with us. Take your pick.  Here is a list with different ways and how to access them each.

Connect with Hawthorn

New Attendance Phone Number

If you need to call school to report your Townline student absent please call 847-990-4900 and listen for the prompt directing you to the Attendance Line.  Nurses will no longer be receiving attendance calls directly.

Mini Food Event at Lunch

Students at Dual and Townline took the time to learn more about tomatoes thanks to the district’s food provider Arbor Food Services.  As kids got their meals they could stop for a moment and get a quick mini-lesson and fun facts.

District Approved Snack List

For the safety of all our students and staff, please note the following District Approved Snack List for 2017/18.

2017:18 Snack List

First Day Smiles!

The first day of school is always an exciting time.  Enjoy the smiling faces who started the school year at Dual Language!