Welcome to Human Resources!
The Hawthorne School District is located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles County. Situated just three miles from the beautiful Pacific Ocean and three miles from Los Angeles International Airport, Hawthorne, the home of the Beach Boys, lies minutes away from Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, and Malibu, covers 5.89 square miles, and has a population of more than 80,000. CSU Dominguez Hills and Long Beach, Chapman University, Loyola Marymount University, UCLA and USC are all within an easy drive.
The District serves more than 9,000 students in grades K-8, a charter high school and a Children's Center, with a classified staff of 565 and a certificated staff of 645. Hawthorne School District is proud of its high academic standards, dedicated professional staff, quality learning environment, and effective instructional program.
Teachers in the Hawthorne School District enjoy a very competitive teacher salary schedule and excellent benefits package. Stipends are given for LH, RSP and Clinical Competence certifications.
The District receives funding and operates programs in many categorically funded areas. The Board of Trustees and staff have developed comprehensive learning programs which actively involve parents, teachers and administrators.