Growing hearts and minds for a better today and tomorrow: every day, every way, every one.

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  • Katherine Grykien, Principal
    Michelle Murphy-Ertle, Office Manager

    Phone: 802-878-1384
    Fax: 802-879-8190
    School Nurse: 802-857-7740

    School Day Hours:
    7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
    Tuesdays Early Release: 1:45 p.m.
    Front Office Hours:
    7:30 am - 3:15 pm

    Telephone Hiawatha Staff Directory

Upcoming Events

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  • Global Cardboard Challenge

    Come join Hiawatha families for our Annual Global Cardboard Challenge sponsored by our Hiawatha Library on September 28th from 1:00 to 3:00 PM, Rain or Shine!

    This is a fun and free event that brings our school community together and gives students and families a chance to collaborate, learn, problem-solve, and build something they imagine!

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  • Hiawatha Hustle

    You are invited to join other Hiawatha families for the Annual Hiawatha Hustle on Sunday, September 22nd from 2:30 to 3:30!  This is a non-competitive fun run/walk/hop/skip event for all family members!  Choose from a 1/2 mile or 1 mile course...or do both!

    All kids get a race bib, a certificate, a sneaker keychain, water and apples!

    Please consider bringing a non-perishable item as a donation to the Food Shelf.

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  • Alert  Bus Engagement Events

    EWSD will have a number of community engagement events to learn more about the new buses in Essex Village. Please feel free to attend. 

    Community-wide events

    • September 17, 6:15pm-7:30pm Hiawatha - Open House
    • September 19, 6:00pm-7:00pm, Albert D Lawton - Open House
    • September 25, 6:30pm-8:00pm, Thomas Fleming School - Open House
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