Important Announcements

  • CHANGE TO DISTRICT CALENDAR

    Friday, April 7, 2017 will be a FULL school day for students. That date was originally scheduled on the District Calendar as an early dismissal for students, due to staff development.  

    The date for the staff development has been changed to Friday, April 21, 2017, which will now be an early dismissal for students at 11:30am.  Staff will remain the full day for staff development. 

    Any questions, please contact your building Principal.  Thank you.

    Hawthorne Cedar Knolls U.F.S.D

For information on employment opportunities in the Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Union Free School District, please contact:


Ms. Pearl Whalen
Personnel Assistant
Human Resources Department
email: pwhalen@hcks.org
Hawthorne Cedar Knolls UFSD
226 Linda Avenue
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Fax Number: 914-749-2927

(No Phone Calls Please)

For positions within our District that require online applications or submission, a computer is available in the Human Resources Department. 

In accordance with the Safe Schools Against Violence in Education (SAVE) legislation, Chapter 180 of the Laws of 2000, and by the Regulations of the Commissioner of Education, candidates for appointment in school districts must obtain clearance for employment from the State Education Department prior to employment based upon a fingerprint and criminal history background check.