Hawthorne Elementary


Features at a glance

An organic garden on campus

A quality preschool school

Parent involvement programs, including a parent center

Wellness programs and onsite wellness coordinator

Safe and inclusive anti-bullying leadership programs

Before and after school care

Additional Visual and Performing Arts clubs, partnerships, and opportunities

Gifted and Talented Education

Integrated project-based learning

Welcome to Hawthorne, a community school, where we are all part of an amazing FAMILY! Our school is intent on ensuring that ALL students have access to the best quality curriculum and instruction in all subject areas, teaching students how to learn and play in a family-friendly environment on a safe, orderly and well-maintained campus, with funding sources to meet all student needs in the classroom. We pride ourselves on continually reflecting and refining our instructional lens with a variety of relevant training for teachers and staff and where we ALL work above and beyond to ensure EVERY student reaches his or her potential.


Our Academic Programs are also extremely important and we provide the highest quality and relevant curriculum tailored to meet the needs of all students by implementing:

  • Columbia University research-based literacy strategies
  • Reading Writing Units of Study
  • STMath -Mind Research
  • Interventions based on students' needs
  • Designated ELD



Contact us


Hawthorne Elementary
4750 Lehrer Dr
San Diego,CA92117