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 June is ACHIEVEMENT.






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. 

Picture Day is coming!
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 6:55 AM

Picture Day is coming Friday, October 11th.

Parent/Teacher Conferences
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 6:50 AM

Parent/Teacher Conferences are Tuesday, October 15th and Wednesday, October 16th. 

Husky Pride!
Friday, September 6, 2019 9:50 AM

What a wonderful start to the 2019-20 school year!

Fall 2019 Supply List
Wednesday, June 19, 2019 1:40 PM

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

Blue Paw Print
Volunteers Needed
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 10:10 AM

The PTO is already looking ahead to our first events of the 2019-20 school year and they need your help.

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.

Gift bags
Shopping on Amazon?
Tuesday, November 7, 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 4, 2015 2:15 PM

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