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.

May word of the month:  INFER  

The character trait for May is ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT.        





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.

Summer Fun Abounds at Barnes & Noble Galleria
Friday, May 27, 2016 2:25 PM

Join us for these Free and Fun summer events!

Young Authors
Friday, May 27, 2016 1:55 PM

Selected 4th/5th graders from Howe School attended the Young Authors conference.  Click here to see photos from the event.

Be a Howe Garden Steward this Summer
Wednesday, May 04, 2016 12:25 PM

The Howe Garden Team is looking for families willing to take on the role of Summer Garden Stewards for the garden this summer.

Spring Rummage Sale
Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:40 AM

The PTO is planning a Spring Rummage Sale for June 10th and 11th. 

I’m a Kindergartener! Summer Programming Class
Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:35 AM

Incoming Kindergarteners get a chance to partake in a variety of Kindergarten learning activities, eat lunch at school and just be at Dowling for a week.

Summer Enrichment Programming at Dowling
Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:35 AM

Summer Youth Programs at Dowling are for children in first through eighth grade (as of Fall 2016).