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.

April word of the month SUPPORT

The character trait for April is CONFIDENCE.        





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!

Get in Gear 2K
Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:50 AM

Team Hiawatha-Howe is registered for the 2K Fun Run for schools on Friday, April 29th at 6:00 P.M.

Thursday, April 28, 2016 8:35 AM

Hiawatha School had a 2 day GEMS/GISE Expo for families.  Click here to see photos from the event.

Option's Day - A Success!
Friday, April 22, 2016 1:25 PM

Students at Hiawatha and Howe had a great time during Option's Day.

Listening Sessions for Superintendent Search
Monday, April 18, 2016 7:10 AM

You’re invited to participate in Minneapolis Public Schools search for a new superintendent of schools!

Socks and Cellphones for Disabled Veterans
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 1:40 PM

The Howe Student Council is collecting socks and cellphones for the Minnesota Disabled Veterans. 

MCA Testing Schedule
Wednesday, April 06, 2016 1:15 PM

MCA Testing will begin at Howe on Monday, April 11th. 

Summer Enrichment Programming at Dowling
Thursday, March 17, 2016 9:40 AM

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