Hawthorn Leadership School for Girls

St. Louis Charter Schools Add Capacity, Could Reach Record Enrollment In Fall

The Washington University sponsored Hawthorn Leadership School for Girlswill also focus heavily on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).  A first of its kind, Hawthorn is tailored to serve poor and minority students who are are sorely underrepresented in the sciences.   

“When you look at a school like Hawthorn, it not only represents the demand of families for more options but also the opportunity to bring a very unique type of school to the families of St. Louis,” Thaman said.

Hawthorn will begin with sixth- and seventh-grade students and projects enrolling around 500 girls through 12th grade by 2020.

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