Hawthorn Primary School

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Welcome to Hawthorn Primary School

Welcome to the website of Hawthorn Primary School, a popular and thriving primary academy in Cantley, a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Doncaster in South Yorkshire, England. 


If you are already a member of our school community, we hope the site enables you to access all the information you need and also to share in recognising and celebrating our achievements.


If you do not already know Hawthorn Primary School we hope our website will give you a flavour for our school. If you would like to find out more, please contact us to arrange a visit. We would be delighted to ‘show you around.’


Hawthorn Primary School is part of the Empowering Minds Academy Trust (EMAT)We are small academy trust comprising of five Doncaster schools – Southfield Primary Academy, Tranmoor Primary Academy, both located in Armthorpe; Bessacarr Primary Academy, Highwoods Academy in Mexborough and Hawthorn.


Empowering Minds Trust is a growing child-centred Multi Academy Trust where challenge, collaboration, inclusivity and support is at the heart of our ethos. We intend to develop the children we teach to be independent, strong, empowered individuals who fully understand their place in the world.


The Chief Executive Officer is Mrs Sarah Cairns.


Click here to visit the Trust’s website