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. 

No School January 17th & 20th
Monday, January 6, 2020 2:10 PM

Record Keeping & Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Parent/Teacher Conferences
Monday, January 6, 2020 6:50 AM

Winter Parent/Teacher Conferences are Tuesday, February 18

True Food Taste Test
Friday, January 3, 2020 12:20 PM

Winter Taste Test in February

Winter Weather Is Here
Monday, December 2, 2019 11:50 AM

Be prepared if school is canceled. 

State of the School
Friday, October 11, 2019 1:15 PM

On October 10th, Principal Oldenburg and Principal Pang delivered the "State of the School" address to families.  

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.