DeVetta Farrow, Principal

Welcome to Hawthorne Elementary

Welcome to Hawthorne Elementary! Thank you for your interest in our school.

Hawthorne Elementary is a diverse Pre-K through 6th grade school where every students’ academic needs are put first.  The day incorporates Language Arts instruction using scientifically-based reading research.  Math instruction includes a daily math review, problem solving and standards based lessons utilizing Everyday Mathematics.  Many volunteers help support student learning through Elkhart’s CARES program.  The staff prides itself in providing students a safe and caring learning environment with many extracurricular opportunities such as sports, drumming, robotics and student council.  Hawthorne is a place where learning is the expectation for all students.

We look forward to hearing from you and showing you around Hawthorne!


School Hours and Location

School Hours: 7:30am to 2:00pm
Office Hours: 7:00am to 3:30pm
School Address: 501 West Lusher Ave., Elkhart, IN 46517
Phone Number: 574-295-4820

Helpful Links

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School Information
Additional information about Hawthorne, including school hours, staff directory, PTO information and our school improvement plan can be found on our School Information page.

Hawthorne News

School News
For all the latest news and current events at Hawthorne, please visit our Hawthorne News page. We encourage our families to be informed and active in our schools!

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At Hawthorne, we have high levels of expectation and academic achievement for our students. Learn more about Hawthorne’s academic programs.

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Clubs and Programs
Hawthorne is home to a wide range of academic and interest-based clubs, as well as sports. Many of our students participate in our Drum2Change program.