Welcome to the Hawthorne II Alternative Bilingual School website.
Our school is a unique K to 6 school in that it offers a bilingual program in French and English. As well, a strong emphasis is placed on social justice and environmental education. We invite you to follow Hawthorne happenings via this website. You can subscribe to receive the latest postings to the site by email or subscribe to the Hawthorne Events calendar (using Outlook, Google Calendar, or your iPhone). (more…)
Here is some information on TDSB approved French course based on the CEFR model.
It is a great way for parents of students in French Immersion to learn some basic conversational French skills and in turn, build confidence when interacting with and supporting their children. As an added bonus, it is a lot of fun!
Please find two Public Health memos.
The school has been asked to shared these with parents.
J. Harry Quon
Boys playoff soccer game at Hawthorne Wednesday Oct 18th after school
Girls playoff soccer game at Hawthorne Thursday Oct 19th after school
No more Tuesday morning practices!!
Why is math being taught the way it is today? How can we help our kids succeed in math in a fun & engaging way?
Answer these questions (and more!) at our special Ward Council meeting hosted by Trustee Ausma Malik & the TDSB Ward 10 Council with well-renowned specialist in teaching mathematics: PROFESSOR TREVOR BROWN
THURSDAY OCTOBER 19th 2017
6:00PM to 8:00PM
DEWSON ST JR PUBLIC SCHOOL, 65 Concord Ave
The 11×17 flyer can be downloaded at this link.
FREE! ALL WELCOME! Childcare provided. Refreshments served.
Interpretation upon request: 416-395-8787
About Professor Trevor Brown:
Associate Professor at Tyndall University College, a Course Director at York University Faculty of Education Additional Qualification Courses, and a Co-Author/Consultant for the popular “Math Makes Sense” series
Mark your calendars! TDSB’s 11th Annual Parent Involvement Makes a Difference Conference is happening at Earl Haig Secondary School on Saturday, 25 November 2017.
All parents are invited! This year’s conference theme is Nurturing Family Engagement. Workshops will cover a wide range of topics related to parenting, student learning and school councils. Join us for this exciting free conference and find out how to be an active part of your children’s education.
Registration opens soon! Be sure to check back for and more information and updates. Bussing, child minding and translation will be available, through registration only.
For more information, please contact Michelle Munroe, Program Coordinator, Parent and Community Engagement at 416-397-3528.
We need volunteers from both Essex and Hawthorne to ensure our annual Monster Mixer is another Spook-tacular success this year. Volunteer Positions are as follows. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to help. Kindly include your full name, contact number or email, and which position/time you can fill.
– Help Team Set-Up: 3:30 – 4:30pm
– Maintain Potluck Table: 5:30-6:30pm or 6:30-7:30pm
– Supervise Children’s Toss Games: 5:30-6:30pm or 6:30-7:30pm
– Supervise Children’s Craft Table: 5:30-6:30pm or 6:30-7:30pm
– Maintain Photo Booth Area: 5:30-6:30pm or 6:30-7:30pm
– Hand out Children’s Prizes: 5:30-6:30pm or 6:30-7:30pm
– Distribute “Passport” Mixer Game: 5:30-6:15pm or 6:15-7:00pm
– Help Team Clean Up: 7:30-8:00pm
Potluck Sign Up:
– Visit www.bit.ly/monstermixer and RSVP with your email address and post what dish you are bringing.
– Please remember, no nuts or traces of nuts.
Thank you very much. We can’t wait to see everyone’s costumes!