CONTACT Hawthorne

200 Glendale Street
Wheeling, Illinois 60090

Phone: 847-465-7290



CCSD21 a school is comprised of 13 schools across 6 different communities in Illinois.


Community Consolidated School District 21 serves nearly 7,000 students in 13 schools across 6 communities in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Hawthorne Early Childhood School serves early childhood students. Morning classes are from 9 AM until 11:15 AM, and afternoon classes are from 1 until 3:30 PM. On Friday afternoons, students are not in attendance.

Support our schools: Work for CCSD21 or Organic Life!

September 8, 2021

Topic: Community

Are you interested in serving our community and supporting our students? We have immediate openings at District 21 and with Organic Life! Enjoy knowing that your contributions directly support our learning community.

Please forward this message to family, friends, neighbors, and acquaintances – anyone who may be looking to work in our community.

Student Supervisor
CCSD21 is bringing on additional staff for weekly SHIELD testing. This critical mitigation effort helps us prevent spread of COVID-19 and keep students learning in person. SHIELD staff will ensure testing runs smoothly by preparing empty funnels and vials, and scanning barcodes when students submit samples. Healthcare experience is not required.

  • Days: Four days per week
  • Hours: 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM, with some flexibility
  • Apply


Serve as a substitute teacher, teacher assistant, or secretary in CCSD21 buildings districtwide!

  • Days: Opportunities daily, as your schedule allows
  • Hours: Middle School: 7:45 AM – 3:15 PM, Elementary School: 8:45 AM – 3:45 PM
  • Apply


Lunch/Recess Supervisor
Help supervise children in our elementary schools – in the cafeteria and on the playground (or in classrooms during inclement weather).

  • Days: Monday-Friday
  • Hours: Around 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (specific hours vary by school)
  • Apply


Food Service Staff
Ensure our learners have access to nutritious meals by working with our food service partner, Organic Life! Help set up and clean up for both breakfast and lunch service, prepare meals, and maintain a clean and orderly workspace.

  • Days: Monday-Friday
  • Hours: Daytime, varies by location assignment
  • Apply: Call Allison Brown (847-520-6039) or Dawn Petzold (847-520-6356)