Hawthorne Elementary School News

Summer Lunch Program Begins June 2nd

Keokuk Community School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. Meals will be provided, […]

STEM Advisory Council Scale Up awards for Keokuk

Kindergarten students explore ways to reduce pollution by planning an efficient delivery route. By using critical thinking, communication, and collaboration students prepare for essential skills of the 21st century. Students work through the engineering design process to learn the value of rethinking and supporting multiple solutions.

Hawthorne Elementary Kindergarten Round-Up

When? March 25th from 8:30-2:00 What to expect: Students will participate in assessments An opportunity to meet our wonderful teachers Virtual tour & presentation Opportunity to ask questions Pre-registration for 2021-2022 school year What to bring: Your student Birth certificate Immunization records Attendees will receive: K Readiness Packet Information for the 2021-2022 school year Learning […]

Open Enrollment Application Deadline

The deadline for open enrollment applications for the 2021-2022 school year is March 1st, 2021 for students in grades 1-12. See Student Registration for more information.

Change in School Schedules

Just a reminder there is no school on Monday, February 15, and our school schedules are changing beginning next Tuesday, February 16. Elementary buildings will be open at 7:50 for students to enter and school begins at 8:00 everyday. They will dismiss on Monday at 12:30 and Tuesday – Friday at 3:00. The Middle and […]

Hy-Vee Reusable Bag Program

The Keokuk Community School Foundation is proud to support our school district by providing mini-grants to our teachers and scholarships for our graduating seniors. To that end, we are excited to share that the KCS Foundation has been selected to be a part of the Hy-Vee Reusable Bag program that supports local non-profits, which is […]

Young Authors

These young authors shared their completed books. We hope you enjoy them!

Torrence Pre-K Round-Up

Friday, January 29th & Saturday, April 24th Our first Torrence Pre-K Round Up is next Friday, January 29th. There will be NO SCHOOL for current Pre-K students on Friday. If you have a child or know someone who has a child turning 4 years old and entering Pre-K next year, call (319)524-3503 to schedule your […]

Noetic National Math Contest

The Noetic Learning Math Contest (NLMC) is a semi-annual problem solving contest for elementary and middle school students. The goal of the competition is to encourage students’ interest in math, to develop their problem solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in math. During the contest, students are given 45 minutes to solve 20 […]

Hour of Code

Hawthorne students are participating in the global Hour of Code joining over 100 million students worldwide!