Our Mission Statement

Our Mission is to maximize individual student potential through the use of technology, differentiation, critical thinking, and high expectations within a nurturing and diverse community of learners.







Hiawatha Community School is located within a culturally diverse, urban community.  Pre-K-2nd grade are housed at the Hiawatha Campus and 3rd-5th grade are housed at the Howe Campus.  The two campuses are about six blocks apart.

Moon Palace Book Fair
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 8:00 AM

On December 3rd, the Hiawatha-Howe school book fair at Moon Palace Books will be back for a third year.

Winter Weather Is Here
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 7:50 AM

Be prepared if school is canceled. 

A Successful Move-a-thon!
Friday, November 11, 2016 1:10 PM

Because of your amazing support, this year's Move-a-thon raised a record-setting $31,000 for the PTO!

Howe Principal for the Day
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 7:20 AM

Eda Tolar was Howe's Principal for the Day. 

Hiawatha Principal for the Day
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 7:20 AM

Maxton Blazina was Hiawatha's Principal for the Day. 

Hiawatha/Howe Community School Earns School of Excellence Award
Friday, September 02, 2016 12:35 PM

Hiawatha/Howe Community School have earned a prestigious award!  Click here to read the Press Release.

Fall 2016 Supply List
Thursday, August 18, 2016 11:45 AM

Click here to see the school supplies needed for your students.