School opens Tuesday, September 3.

Ms. Stern's Summer 2019 Letter containing important information about the upcoming 2019-2020 School Year.

Meet and Greet is Thursday, August 29th at 8:30 am. This is an opportunity for your child to meet his/her teacher and visit their classroom.

View Transportation Information.

The 2019-20 School Calendar.

Summer Math 2019 Recommendations.

Summer Reading 2019 Recommendations.

The 2019-2020 Supply Lists for Grades K-2.

Parent/Guardian Letter for all Health Forms needed for the 2019-2020 school year. 

Mr. Cunzio's (Principal of Columbus Elementary School) Incoming Third Grade Parent Orientation Presentation

Please call the Registrar's Office at 914-769-5500 x 5110, if you have a child eligible for Kindergarten in September 2019.

Sign up for HES Friday Flyer. Receive news on events at HES.

Please join the Mount Pleasant Elementary PTA.

Sign up for the PTA Mailing List. The PTA uses email to communicate with parents and guardians throughout the school year.

View the Elementary PTA Website.

Morning drop-off can begin no earlier than 7:45 am. at the Brighton Avenue entrance and will end at 8:10 am. After 8:10 am., please sign-in at the Memorial Drive entrance.

A Bus Pass Note is required if a student will be riding home on a different bus or getting off at a different stop from his/her assigned bus stop. Also, a note is required if the student will be picked up at Brighton Avenue. Notes can be faxed to us at 769-8527 by 11:00 am. provided you follow up with a confirming phone call to the office (to ensure receipt of fax). For safety reasons, no emails will be accepted.

E Chalk Calendars are able to be downloaded to iCal.   


  • Elementary PTA Meeting

    Cocktails and Conversation

    2019-20 HES Group Calendar
  • BOE Meeting 8:00 pm.


    Mount Pleasant Central School District
  • HES Meet and Greet 8:30 a.m.

    2019-20 HES Group Calendar
  • Labor Day-No School

    Combined Calendar-Holidays
  • Day 1A

    HES / CES Number Days
  • Kindergarten starts at 9:00 am

    2019-20 HES Group Calendar
  • Day 2B

    HES / CES Number Days
View Monthly Calendar


Welcome to Hawthorne Elementary School, a place of great beginnings. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to creating an engaging environment where our students can explore, construct and share ideas. We are committed to providing an atmosphere where students become caring, connected, and responsible individuals. We continually strive to refine and differentiate our instructional practices in response to each child’s academic, social, and emotional needs. We are looking forward to an exciting year of working together to support our students.