School Improvement Plan
The 2016-2017 HB School Improvement Plan has been updated and reformatted to reflect the district strategic plan that was recently accepted by the school committee. The plan can be found here and on the About HB page.
Wake Up and Work Out Program
Join Ms. Delaney and Mr. Caravella before school Mondays through Thursdays at 7:30AM for fitness, fun, and smiles by the miles. Ms. Delaney will lead the walking club through the hallowed halls of HB on Monday -Thursday to work on our cardiovascular fitness. Mr. Caravella will do fitness in the gym on Mondays and Wednesdays, which includes kettlebells, battle ropes, poly-boxes, and free weights. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, in the gym, it will be games and team sports for the athlete in all of us. This program is open and free to all students in grades 5-8, and teachers too!
The Homework Club is an after school opportunity for students who would benefit from a structured setting, with a HB staff member available to support them, as they worked on homework, studying, or long term projects. We have found this to be very worthwhile for some middle school students because it can take away some of the usual stress that comes with homework time at home for a couple of days per week. This is a cost share program. The sessions are on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30-4 PM and run in approximately 5-6 week periods. Contact Ms. Dupuis or Ms. Morales for more information. Click here for more information and a permission slip.
Join Ms. Audette every other Wednesday as our robotics club prepares for their robotics competition. Click here for a permission slip and more information.
The Townsend Recreation ski program is at Wachusett Mountain on Thursdays nights. The ski times will be - depart HB 2:45PM and arrive back at HB about 8 – 8:15PM.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Bill Burg at firstname.lastname@example.org, or 603-765-6951. You can also get questions answered on the Wachusett web site or by contacting them directly.
DESE Data for HB
Every year the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) publishes district and school “report cards” for every district in the state. There are two documents that may be of interest to parents and community members regarding district schools.
A link to a PDF of the 2016 Massachusetts School Report Card Overview for Hawthorne Brook is here.
A link to a PDF of the 2016 Complete Report Card for Hawthorne Brook is here.
A link to those two pages on the DESE website are here: Overview and Complete Report Card.
After School Math Club
Our after school math club meets on Mondays until 4PM. Click here for more information and a permission slip.
Email Distribution List
If you would like to be on our distribution list, please send an email to: HBadmin@nmrsd.org . Include your child's name and grade.
HB is collecting Coke Caps and Boxends. Coke offers us a long list of free items. We have already turned in 10,338 points this school year for gym supplies including: Frisbees, footballs, soccer balls and more. Students may leave their caps in the collection box in the cafeteria next to the flip tab collection box. Any questions, email email@example.com
Family Portal in Aspen
Information about the Aspen Family Portal and a link to the application for an account can be found on the following link: Family Portal Information
We collect Box Tops for Education all year!
Click here for a list of participating products.