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.

Hiawatha School Celebrating 100 Years
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:55 PM

We will celebrate Hiawatha School's Centennial Year on Saturday, October 15th from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm. 

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:35 PM

The Move-a-thon will be October 7th (October 10th is the Rain Date). 

Rain Forest Animal Assembly
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:00 AM

At Hiawatha our students were treated with a performance from the Bureau of Lectures- Rainforest Animals.

Howe's MAP Testing Schedule
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 10:15 AM

MAP Testing will begin at Howe on Monday, September 26th. 

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.

Bike & Walk to School Day
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 2:35 PM

Wednesday, October 5th is our Fall Bike & Walk to School Day.

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

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