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. 

Happy Retirement!
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 1:45 PM

A special message from Principal Regnier.

2018 Community Education Summer Session
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 11:00 AM

Inside you’ll find listings of Community Education summer programs in locations all around the city.

MPS Strong is Reading All Summer Long
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 10:45 AM

Kids can lose two months of reading skills over the summer- a phenomenon called "summer slide".

Summer Resources
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 8:30 AM

Keep kids active and learning this summer with MPS summer programs.

100% Compliance Certificate
Wednesday, March 07, 2018 9:15 AM

Congratulations to Hiawatha staff on having 100% compliance with special education due process deadlines.

Teacher/Staff Wish List
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 11:45 AM

Recently updated: A list of items needed by teachers and staff.  New items in Bold.

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.

Share Your Values
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 1:15 PM

 Minneapolis Public Schools is on the path to financial sustainability, however the costs of the programs and services we offer continue to be more than available dollars.  What would you do?