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.

Moon Palace Book Fair
Wednesday, November 08, 2017 8:00 AM

On December 2nd, the Hiawatha-Howe school book fair at Moon Palace Books will be back for a fourth year.

Turkey Bingo
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 8:00 AM

Turkey Bingo will be Thursday, November 16th.

Picture Retake Day
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 7:00 AM

Picture Retake Day  will be on Friday, November 17th. 

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.

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?