Hawthorne Elementary School

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2301 Clarendon Ave

Louisville, KY 40205

(502) 485-8263

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 520

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Hawthorne Elementary School

We've had a wonderful experience at Hawthorne. We started the year the current principal came on board and have seen the parent involvement and overall school improve every year. Our children love their school and we've been lucky to have excellent teachers. While the school's scores were down this year, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/19/13

Hawthorne is a GREAT school. The teachers really care about their students and push them to learn. The Spanish Dual Language program is unlike any other opportunity in the area. My daughter loves her teacher and is involved in several after school activities. There is a wonderful small school feel ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/13

My daughter just started kindergarten at Hawthorne and is already speaking TONS of Spanish words. I'm impressed. She LOVES this school. I feel safe that we made the right choice in sending her to Hawthorne.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

I have had such a wonderful experience at Hawthorne. My second grader is excited to go to school, loves his teacher, and comes home speaking Spanish. I have received great feedback and communication from the teacher, she even uses a group text messaging service to remind all parents about special assignments, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

I wouldn't send my worst enemies child to that school!! It's racist !! iF YOU'RE not white you won't feel welcomed at all!!

Posted by a parent on 09/25/13

So far the experience we've had has been less than desirable. The teachers are okay. The principal seems nice enough, but the administration and office staff have been a pain to deal with. The are about as useful as an ashtray on a motorcycle. The Guidance Counselor has never returned my calls and the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/13

Excellent school. My son graduated from Hawthorne and now goes to Brown Middle school. He is doing very good because he came very well prepared from Hawthorne. I have my daugther now in second grade and a couple of newphes and neices also going there. Great environment and excellent spanish inmersion ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/15/12

We have been really impressed with the school. The teachers are excellent and their new hires recently have been wonderful. The principal is a great leader and the parent involvement is high.

Posted by a parent on 08/01/12

It is the only Spanish immersion school like it in the region! My daught just started kindergarten and she can already speak an immense ammount of Spanish. My daughter goes to school everyday with a smile on her face and a look of pride when she comes home! The teachers really know how to instill confidence ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/10

The Headstart Program was outstanding for my grand daughter. As a former Principal and Superintendent of Schools, I noted the dedication of teachers and supporting staff,

Posted by a other on 04/29/10

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Test scores
Test scores for Hawthorne Elementary School

KCCT* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
Hawthorne Elementary School
Jefferson County Schools
* In 2010-2011 Kentucky used the Kentucky Core Content Tests (KCCT) to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 through 12 in reading, social studies, science, writing, and math. The Elementary School results displayed on GreatSchools profiles are for grades 3 through 5 combined for each subject. Middle School results are for grades 6 though 8 combined, and High School results are for grades 10 though 12 combined. The KCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kentucky. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Louisville schools — Hawthorne Elementary School is located at 2301 Clarendon Ave, Louisville KY 40205. 2301 Clarendon Ave is in the 40205 ZIP code in Louisville, KY The school district for Hawthorne Elementary School is the Jefferson County Schools. Hawthorne Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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