RECOGNITION OF A SAFE HAVEN NETWORK OF SCHOOLS —– Whereas, Hiawatha Academies equity vision is that “To honor the humanity of all people, we actively disrupt systemic inequity in pursuit of an equitable world”; Whereas, Hiawatha Academies is committed to the success of all students irrespective of their immigration status, ethnicity, race, religion, sexual orientation, […]

In times like these we can look to each other for guidance on how to discuss this topic with scholars and our family and friends. What follows is a blog post from Ryan Williams-Virden, human geography teacher from HCHS: I stood in front of twenty or so freshmen with a heavy heart. It was Monday […]

Whitney McKinley taught for six years before joining the family at Hiawatha College Prep. She has taught math, science and English as a second language, but her passion is in inspiring students through art. Whitney’s scholars learn about social justice topics and explore how art can help solve a local, national or global problem that […]