Project Description

Hawthorne Academy

Grades served for 2021-22: K-8th

Lottery grade: K

Waitlist grades: 1st-8th

Principal: Valerie Walker

Phone: (210) 738-9795

Address: 115 W. Josephine St., 78212

School Website

At Hawthorne Academy, we have used research, community input, and a history of successful initiatives to develop a school model that will lead us to our ultimate goals – an exemplary education for all of our students and expanded opportunities for all members of the Hawthorne community. We provide students with a K-8 curriculum that includes a variety of extracurricular offerings. Our goal is to ensure that our students leave us with a resilient foundation that includes resources, abilities, and inspiration to overcome obstacles, fulfill obligations, and to not only achieve, but surpass their expectations.

  • Award-winning visual and performing arts program
  • Character education promotes citizenship, ethics, and responsibility
  • Core Knowledge curriculum filled with objectives designed to build students’ problem-solving and critical-thinking skills

Advanced Placement (AP), Gifted & Talented, Pre-AP, World Languages • Art, Choir, Music, Theatre • Special Education: PBIS

Big Brothers/Big Sisters, YMCA of San Antonio, ACE

Basketball, Football, Soccer, Volleyball • Coding Club, Green Club, Lunch Bunch Book Club, Girl Scouts, Band, Mariachi, Theater Arts, Visual Arts, Athletics (Boys/Girls), UIL (elementary/middle school)

District Info Sessions:

San Antonio ISD is hosting the following virtual Live Q&A sessions on the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Facebook page. Questions may be sent ahead of time by direct message through the Facebook page or by email to choice@saisd.net. Participants will be able to post questions directly to the live chat during the Q&A session. Families are invited to view the informational video posted each morning prior to the session. For more information, visit the SAISD Choice Schools & Programs Events page on Facebook here.

  • Tuesday, October 20, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Wednesday, November 4, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Wednesday, December 16, 2020  |  5 PM
  • Thursday, January 21, 2021  |  5 PM
  • Tuesday, February 16, 2021  |  5 PM
  • Saturday, March 27, 2021  |  10 AM
  • Tuesday, May 4, 2021  |  10 AM

School Info Sessions: 

Hawthorne Academy is also hosting virtual Parent Information Sessions about their school’s offerings for 2021-22. Visit the school’s website for details or contact the school directly. (See the school’s contact information and website link on the left.)