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TDAP and Immunization Records

Incoming 7th Graders, please click on the link below for more information. Immunization 7th-12th Requirement

Powerschool

Parents if you would like to learn how to access Powerschool to check your childs grades, attendance, school bulletin, and setup email alerts, you can now download our Powerschool handbook by clicking on the link below.

Powerschool Parent Handbook (English)

Powerschool Parent Handbook (Spanish)

Parent Letters with the information to create a powerschool account were sent home in September of 2016.  This information will allow you to log in and monitor your child's progress in school. If you already have an existing account and need help accessing your account please feel free to call at (310) 676-0167.

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Parent PowerSchool

Student Dress and Grooming Standards

Students and parents/guardians share primary responsibility for student compliance with the dress code. School personnel shall be responsible for enforcing the dress code when students are on campus, at school functions, extracurricular activities or other special school activities.

For more information on the schools dress code policy, general rules, and acceptable clothing and accessory items, click on the links below.

School Recognition

California Distinguished School Award
Honors some of California's most exemplary and inspiring public schools. Schools selected for the Distinguished School Award demonstrate significant gains in narrowing the achievement gap.

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California Gold Ribbon School Award
A new program for 2015-2016 which honors some of California's outstanding public schools. Schools that are selected demonstrate exemplary achievements in implementing state standards in priority areas.

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Title I Academic Achievement Award
Honors Title I schools that have demonstrated success in significantly closing the achievement gap between high and low-performing students.

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Red Ribbon Week

Every year, the California State Assembly celebrates and recognizes Red Ribbon Week by providing students with tools and materials that encourage them to say "no" to drugs. My office will have certificates and bookmarks available for this effort.

 

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Downloads

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January 11, 2016, a mandatory uniform policy will be implemented at Hawthorne Middle School. All students will be required to wear the established uniform on a daily basis. ~ Families seeking immediate assistance with securing a uniform for their child(ren) should pick up an application at the school office or on-line at www.hawthorne.k12.ca.us. Completed applications should be returned to our District Office at 14120 S. Hawthorne Blvd. in Hawthorne no later than December 16, 2015. ~ Hawthorne Middle School awarded California Gold Ribbon School Award and Title 1 Academic Achievement Award ~ Congratulations to the students who won 1st, 2nd or 3rd place at the MESA Competitions on Saturday, April 18 at Cal St. LA. ~ HMS took 2nd, 3rd, & 4th place in the NFTE 2014 challenge ~ School Accountability Report Card now available ~ HMS named to Top 40 California Positive School Climate Schools

Mission Statement

Hawthorne Middle School strives to maintain a learning community that values diversity and embraces all cultures. We create opportunities that provide universal access for all students through differentiated instruction based on students' learning styles. Our staff is dedicated to the implementation of a consistent and comprehensive support system that assists our students and families. All students will achieve academic excellence. Teachers will communicate expectations clearly and challenge students academically.

Message from the Principal

November 2016

Pay Attention to Attendance: Keep Your Child on Track in Middle School

Showing up for school has a huge impact on a student’s academic success in middle school and continuing through ...more


 

HMS Calendar of Upcoming Events

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Hawthorne School District Nutrion Services

EZ Meal Application

EZ School Pay - Cashless lunch lines

 Online Payments will be available beginning August 22th, 2016.
                     Click on the icon below to pay online.
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Online payments are a simple, safe and secure way to make payments to your students account 24 hours a day at your convenience.

HMS Supplies Checklist

Students are asked to bring the following supplies on the first day of school.

Se les pide a los estudiantes que traigan los siguientes suministros en el primer día de clases.

 

Materials

Quantity

Good quality 3 ­ring binder 2 ½ or 3 inches (with D rings preferred)

1

Zipper pouch to store supplies (3­hole punched heavy­ duty Ziplock bags work) You can choose the style. Heavy duty is best.

1

Colored tab subject dividers to separate each academic and elective class (not physical education), including AVID.
You can choose the style.

6-7

Single subject notebooks with 3­hole punch

5-7

School agenda
Will be given to you at beginning of school year

Provided for you

Pens (a variety of colors is helpful)

2 or more

Loose-leaf filler paper

1 package

Pencils

5 or more

Colored highlighters

1

Colored pencils or crayons

1 box

Eraser

1 large

Glue Stick

1

Personal Pencil Sharpener

1

Recommended Portable hole puncher

1

Jumbo book covers

3-5

 

Please inform the principal if this request for supplies creates a financial hardship.

Por favor, informe al principal si esta solicitud de suministros crea una dificultad financiera.

Effective January 11, 2016, a mandatory uniform policy will be implemented at Hawthorne Middle School.  All students will be required to wear the established uniform on a daily basis.

 

Families seeking immediate assistance with securing a uniform for their child(ren) should pick up an application at the school office or on-line at www.hawthorne.k12.ca.us.  Completed applications should be returned to our District Office at 14120 S.  Hawthorne Blvd.  in Hawthorne no later than December 16, 2015.

Implementation of School Uniforms - Notice from Superintendent

 

Click on the link to read the notice from the Superintendent

 

English- Uniform Notice 151130

 

Spanish- Uniform Notice 151130

Visit our Parent Center

Attention all parents! Have you visited our parent center yet? HMS has a fabulous parent center located in Room 5. The parent center has two computers with internet use so parents can check grades or research information. We also have textbooks, parenting tips, school, community and nutrition information. We welcome parents to come in and check it out.

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Sponsored by:

Financial Literacy Day Workshop Links

Athletic Team Information

1) Total enrollment of the school by gender; 

 

Males:  464

Females: 458

 

2) The number of pupils enrolled at the school who participate in competitive athletics by gender;  (This in an unduplicated number.  Any student participating in multiple sports is only counted once.) and

 

Males: 46

Females: 44

 

3) The number of boys’ and girls’ teams, classified by sport and competition level.  (This is not the number of players on a team, but the number of teams by gender listing the sports or activities included.)

 

Boys' Athletics

Basketball, Soccer, Flag Football, 

 

Girls' Athletics

Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball

AVID  TWBI

PowerSchool Parent Portal Video

Centinela Valley Middle School League

Centinela Valley Middle School Sports League

Welcome to the 2016-17 Sports Season
 
Welcome to the Centinela Valley Middle School League. This website contains information about the sports that will be offered this year. The webpage of each sport will have the season schedule, league standings, scores, and rules. The schedules for the fall sports are posted. Scores and standings will be updated regularly when play begins. 
 
Good luck to all of the league schools and have a great sports year.
 

HMS Cheer Squad takes 1st place

Our lady hawks took first place in the cheer competition on Sunday, March 22, 2015. The lady hawks also got a trophy for being the most enthusiastic squad. Special thank you to Ms. Valdiviezo and Mrs. Figueroa for helping out, cheering on the squad, and even got the squad spirit points for dancing!! 

 

Students to compete in business-plan contest at HMS

Results from the NFTE 2013-2014 competion

  • Hawthorne Middle School
  • Second Place ($400) – Swipe Away: H. Morris (Hawthorne Middle School)
  • Third Place ($300) – Thermo Bottle: A. Adwallah (Hawthorne Middle School) 
  • Fourth Place ($200) – Canales Nutrition: J. Canales (Hawthorne Middle School) 

District Chess Tournament Winners

Chess   1st Place
Hawthorne Middle School
2nd Place
Prairie Vista Middle School
3rd Place
Ramona Elementary

Hawthorne School District programs and activities shall be free from discrimination based on gender, actual or perceived sex, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, or age, or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.  If you believe you have been discriminated against, immediately contact the principal at (310) 676-0167 or District Office at (310) 676-2276.

Los programas y actividades del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Hawthorne serán libres de discriminación basado en género, sexo real o percibido, orientación sexual, raza, color, religión, ascendencia, origen nacional, identificación de grupo étnico, estado civil o paternal, incapacidad física o mental, edad, o en base a la asociación de una persona con alguna otra persona o grupo que tenga una o varias de estas características reales o percibidas.  Si usted cree que ha sido discriminado, comuníquese inmediatamente con el director al (310) 676-0167 o al Distrito, (310) 676-2276.

U.S. Department of Education

School Accountability Report Card

HMS 2013-2014 SARC report

SARC

 

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PTO Fundraiser

HMS has begun our first fundraiser of the school year- POPCORN!  The Popcorn Palace fundraiser will run for two weeks starting tomorrow November 15th and ending on Friday, December 2nd. Cash only please.

50% of all the items sold will go directly back to HMS students. In addition, we are offering some pretty cool prizes for the top overall sellers. If your child is interested in selling during the fundraiser they will receive an order form in thier 1st period class tomorrow morning. Remember there is no obligation to sell during the fundraiser but we hope you do!

Thank you for your support!

Visit our Parent Center

Attention all parents! Have you visited our parent center yet? HMS has a fabulous parent center located in Room 5. The parent center has two computers with internet use so parents can check grades or research information. We also have textbooks, parenting tips, school, community and nutrition information. We welcome parents to come in and check it out.

Traffic and Drop-Offs

Please remember that it is a violation of the vehicle code to drop off students in front of the barricade on 129th street if you are not parked in a designated area. Also, stopping to park and drop off students in the alley off of 129th is prohibited. The gated parking lots are for employee parking only. We open this gate for parent nights and for the ALL program pick up only. Thanks for your support!

After School Tutoring Classes