November 11, 2016
H A W T H O R N EH A W T H O R N EH A W T H O R N E
17 Thanksgiving Feast (students-only)
18 Picture Retakes
18-20 Wintry Market
21-25 Thanksgiving Break
Operation Wish Book is a community based project
designed to enable less fortunate children to receive
new books for Christmas. You can contribute books
through your child's school book orders in November.
• Simply order one or more extra books.
• Your child's teacher will donate your book to
Operation Wish Book and return the form to you as
• Please donate books by November 18th.
Books are distributed through the Salvation Army in
time for Christmas.
Children who read, succeed
Children who give,
learn to be generous.
Operation Wish Book
S.O.A.R. - Digital Citizenship
Computers and devices are used for communication,
collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity.
On-Target (speciﬁc actions)
Use time wisely. Only use approved sites and
programs. Focus on your own work and device.
Achieving Goals (effort)
Know how to navigate efﬁciently. Troubleshoot
problems on your own. Improve typing skills.
Communicate kindly with each other. Give credit for
using others’ work. Ask permission to share online.
Every Saturday Open Gym (10-2)
In the pick up and drop off loop, please pull forward
as far as possible before stopping! This will
increase efﬁciency and improve safety
for our children.
This students-only event on November 17th is a time
for Hawthorne Hawks to showcase the manners
they’ve been working on in the lunchroom.
We’ll have special table settings, beautiful
live music, and a Thanksgiving meal.
Students are invited to wear their ﬁnest if
they wish (be sure to wear appropriate
shoes for PE and recess).
Parents and guardians, we love it when you come to
enjoy lunch with your children. On this day, however,
we won’t have the space to accommodate guests.
This is a students-only event. Thank you for your
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Please contact the ofﬁce whenever your
child will be absent. You can leave a
voicemail if the ofﬁce is closed when you
On school days, unaccompanied youth will be
allowed on campus only after 6:00 p.m.
As the weather gets colder, please have your
child(ren) dress appropriately for outdoor recess.
Please make sure to write names in coats, hats, and