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.


October word of the month:  EXPLAIN
The character trait for October is RESPONSIBILITY.




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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 Health tips for the Fall season 
  A few basic steps can make a big difference in staying healthy:
     • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough.
     • Wash hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds.
     • Check with your doctor about getting a flu shot.

View more tips to help your child stay healthy for learning.

Move-a-thon is Monday, October 6th
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 9:55 AM

The annual Hiawatha Community School Move-a-thon is Monday, October 6th due to weather. 

Walk and Bike to School Day
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 9:35 AM

Join us on Wednesday, October 8th for International Walk and Bike to School Day!

Picture Day is Friday, October 10th
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 8:00 AM

School pictures will be taken on Friday, October 10th.  Information and order forms will be sent home on Friday, September 26th or Monday, September 29th.  Please send the order envelope and payment with your child. No late payments are accepted.

State of the School
Friday, September 26, 2014 10:45 AM

On September 25th, Principal Regnier delivered the "State of the School" address to families at Curriculum Night at Hiawatha School.  Assistant Principal, Kevin Oldenburg, gave the address at Howe School.  

Student Council Members
Thursday, September 04, 2014 10:40 AM

Congratulations to Delilah and Ella, Juniper and Gwen, and Donaven and Rudy on becoming this year's Student Council members.