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Hiawatha Community School - Howe Campus

Address: 3733 - 43rd Ave. S.
Minneapolis, 55406
Grades: 3-5
Principal: Kevin Oldenburg
Enrollment:
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.4640
Fax: 612.668.4650
Email: Kevin.Oldenburg@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: hiawatha.mpls.k12.mn.us

WE OFFER: Bilingual and English as a Second Language Support  • DCD Special Education • ALC After-School Program • Community Education Classes • Field Day • Family Involvement Opportunities • Specialists in Music, Art, Media, Physical Education, and Extension Learning  • Band • Musical Programs • After-School Drama •  Art Adventure • Visual Thinking Strategies • Community Art Show • Volunteer Opportunities • PTO-Sponsored School Fiesta (Carnival) • Student Council • GEMS (Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science), GISE (Guys In Science and Engineering), Field Trips and much more.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Student of the Month Assemblies
  • Academic Awards
  • Attendance Awards
  • Specialists in media, art, music, physical education, and extension learning
  • Band
  • IXL Computer Program for math for ALL students
  • Musical Programs
  • Minnesota Orchestra adoption
  • Sweet on School Dance and radio broadcast
  • Mississippi River Adventure field trip for fourth and fifth grades
  • Student council-sponsored events and activities
  • Active PTO and Site Council joined with Hiawatha Campus
  • Student programs and performances
  • Art, nature and science field trips
  • Overnight trip to Camp Audubon for fifth grade
  • Spelling Bee
  • After-school activities

EXTENDED DAY ACTIVITIES: ALC (Area Learning Center), Community Education classes, PTO-sponsored after-school drama, Title I tutoring, Youth Inc. tutoring

PATHWAY: Sanford Middle

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 5 % 4 %
African American 15 % 36 %
Asian American 4 % 6 %
Hispanic American 22 % 20 %
White American 54 % 34 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 16 % 24 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 49 % 63 %
Receive Special Education Services 18 % 14 %
3733 - 43rd Ave. S.
Minneapolis, 55406

English Language Learner Program

  • English as a Second Language - General

Academic Opportunities

  • Advanced Learner Class
  • English Language Learner Program
  • Media Arts
  • Physical Education
  • Visual Arts
  • Music Program - Band

After-school Activities

  • Community Education Classes
  • Drama
  • LEGO League Robotics(GEMS & GISE)

Extra-curricular Activities

  • Band/Instrumental Music
  • Drama
  • Student Council

Family and Student Support

  • PTO Sponsored Activities
  • Family Fun/Learning Nights
  • Parent Involvement Leadership
  • Site Council
  • Home visits

School Information

  • Computer Lab(s)
  • Internet Connection in Every Classroom
  • Promethean Boards in Every Classroom
  • Audio Enhancement System
  • Science Lab

Please contact Nagashia.Jackson@mpls.k12.mn.us, Web Site Administrator,
for any questions/concerns you have about information posted on this site.