Hawthorne, New Jersey
Over 18,000 residents reside in Hawthorne; a borough in Passaic County, New Jersey. Hawthorne has a plethora of volunteer services including a crisis response team, auxiliary police, and youth sporting organizations. There are also several churches and a Jehovah's Witness hall in this borough. Hawthorne has several baseball/softball/sport fields, parks,, playgrounds, tennis courts, and a public pool; all which can help keep you happy and healthy!
There are three elementary schools in Hawthorne, Jefferson Elementary School, Roosevelt Elementary School, and Washington Elementary School. Combined serving over 1,000 students. Lincoln Middle School, currently servers over 500 students while Hawthorne High School caters to more than 700 young adults. Hawthorne also has two private schools in its city limits. St. Anthony's School is a Catholic school serving students grades K-8 and Hawthorne Christian Academy teaches students though the entire education spectrum, grades K-12.
Hawthorne is a major hub for transportation and commuting. From this borough there is access to Routes 208, 287, 4, 17, 20, and 80. Also the Garden State Parkway.
Point of interest, Hawthorne is the home to the Hawthorne Caballeros Drum and Bugle Corps.
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