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.


Our character trait for the month of November is COOPERATION.






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. 

No ALC/Afterschool the week of December 17th
Friday, December 07, 2018 10:20 AM

No afterschool programs at both Hiawatha and Howe December 17th - 21st 

Multiple Choice Boxes
FAST Testing Schedule
Thursday, December 06, 2018 11:55 AM

FAST tesing will begin at Hiawatha on January 8th

Winter Weather Is Here
Wednesday, December 05, 2018 11:50 AM

Be prepared if school is canceled. 

Boxtops for Education logo
Boxtops for Education
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 6:55 AM

Please send Boxtops to school with your child or drop them off in the office at Howe or Hiawatha.

A Successful Move-a-thon!
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 1:10 PM

Because of your amazing support, this year's Move-a-thon raised over $50,000 for the PTO!

Fall 2018 Supply List
Monday, July 30, 2018 9:45 AM

Click here to see the school supplies needed for your students.

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

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

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.

Wednesday, November 04, 2015 2:15 PM

Get the Hiawatha mural on a T-shirt, magnet, mug, or card.