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.

February word of the month SUMMARIZE

The character trait for February is CARING.        





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.     

We are off to a great start at Hiawatha and Howe Schools.  We welcome back our returning families and welcome our NEW families!

2016 Heritage Cultural Night
Monday, February 01, 2016 3:20 PM

We are looking for families to help out on Heritage Cultural Night on Wednesday, March 9th. 

African-American Parent Involvement Day
Friday, January 29, 2016 3:35 PM

We will be having a Pancake Breakfast and Gallery Walk on Monday, February 8th from 8:00-10:00 A.M. at Hiawatha School. 

Family Literacy Night
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 2:25 PM

Family Literacy Night will be from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday, February 4th at Howe School. 

School Choice Fair
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 2:20 PM

The MPS School Fair Showcase is Saturday, February 6th from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

School Requests
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 3:55 PM

The online school request site is open.  School requests are due by March 5th.