skip to main content

hiawatha_muralHiawatha Elementary School

97 Patchogue-Holbrook Road
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Principal: Mr. Joseph Watson

Principal's Aide: Mrs. Lori Onesto

Principal's Aide for Humanities: Mrs. Charlene Amendola & Mrs. Lori Papagni

Principal's Aide for STEAM: Mrs. Kendra Bernagozzi & Mrs. Kyle James


Phone: (631) 471-1830
Fax: (631) 467-3861

School Hours: 8:50 am -3:20 pm

Home of the Huskies...

Sachem Transportation 631-471-1380

S.C.O.P.E. (Before/After Care) 631-360-0802


Hiawatha Calendar - June 2023


Enjoy this video of Mr. Watson - King of the PARP Jungle!

2022 - 2023 Supply Lists


Please contribute to our Kindness Rock Garden 


Important Information from the Nurse's Office

Updated 2022 - 2023 NYS Immunization Requirements

Updated NYS Physical Form


paw imageImportant PTA Newspaw image

Important News for 5th Grade Parents 


In the News

Hiawatha Students Explore Colonial Times

A group of students thumbnail247203
Fourth graders at Hiawatha Elementary School took a trip back in time to the Colonial era. Students dressed up as children would during the time period and participated in traditional games and activities. In the classroom, they used ink and quills to write and slates to practice math. The day immersed students in the time period and taught them all about life in the Colonies.

Click here to view the photo slideshow.

Date Added: 6/1/2023

Career Day Parade at Hiawatha

A group of students thumbnail247033
First graders at Hiawatha Elementary School paraded outside the building for the annual career day celebration. Students dressed up as what they want to be when they grow up. Several professions were represented – from police officers, to teachers, to doctors and astronauts. Students then performed songs for their families about dreaming big before marching back inside.

Date Added: 5/26/2023

Children’s Author Visits Hiawatha Kindergarteners

Student and Lawrence Dupkin thumbnail246689
Students and Lawrence Dupkin thumbnail246690
Students and Lawrence Dupkin thumbnail246691
Students and Lawrence Dupkin thumbnail246692
Children’s book author Lawrence Dupkin recently visited kindergarten classes at Hiawatha Elementary School. Dupkin led a fun-filled read aloud of his book, “Jeb on the Farm,” that brought students inside his story. After students listened to the story, they had the opportunity to get copies of the book signed to bring home.

Date Added: 5/22/2023
Backpack header

No backpack items are currently available.