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.


March word of the month:  EVALUATE
The character trait for March is PERSEVERANCE.



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.     

 What's Happening at Hiawatha/Howe Campuses 
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Minneapolis School 2015-16 Calendar Approved
Monday, February 23, 2015 3:15 PM

2015-16 Calendar Approved. It is posted here for your convenience.

Dinosaurs at Hiawatha!
Monday, February 23, 2015 3:10 PM

Our students at Hiawatha were treated to a special assembly on dinosaurs. 

Family Literacy Night
Friday, February 20, 2015 3:00 PM

Family Literacy Night on Thursday, February 19th was very well attended. 

5th Grade Musical
Friday, February 20, 2015 3:00 PM

Ms. Judy's 5th grade class did an outstanding job on their performance of Annie.  

School Tours
Thursday, January 22, 2015 11:30 PM

Schedule your school tour today!

Featured Volunteer Opportunity
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 11:15 PM

Use your photography talents to capture the students creating Art during their Art Specialist time!

Winter Weather School Cancellation Policy
Monday, January 05, 2015 11:35 PM

Click the link to read the MPS published guidelines for the conditions under which they are likely to cancel classes.