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.






Hiawatha Community School is a MESPA School of Excellence located within a culturally diverse, urban community.  Kindergarten-2nd grade are housed at the Hiawatha Campus and 3rd-5th grade are housed at the Howe Campus.  The two campuses are about four blocks apart.


Minneapolis Public Schools Students
School Requests
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 12:45 PM

The 2018-19 lottery will open December 18th and school requests will be due on February 17, 2018.

Winter Weather Is Here
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 7:50 AM

Be prepared if school is canceled. 

Gift bags
Holiday Shopping on Amazon?
Tuesday, November 07, 2017 1:10 PM

Choose "Hiawatha PTO Inc." as your preferred non-profit.

Vision Screening is Coming
Monday, November 06, 2017 1:55 PM

Phillips Eye Institute will be completing a vision screening at Hiawatha and Howe Schools

Teacher/Staff Wish List
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:30 PM

An updated list (weekly) of items needed by teachers and staff.

Eli Wingfield and Principal Regnier
Hiawatha Principal for the Day
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 3:40 PM

Eli Wingfield is Hiawatha's Principal for the Day.

Linnea and Principal Oldenburg
Howe Principal for the Day
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 2:00 PM

Linnea Pihl is Howe's Principal for the Day.

The Sheridan Story
Sheridan Project
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:45 PM

This service provides a child/family with a consistent supply of nutritious food for the weekend.