Welcome to Hawthorne Junior High School, home of the Rockets. We are a rural junior high school located in Hawthorne Nevada serving all Mineral County seventh and eight grade. Our District's vision is to create a safe and equitable learning environment that honors everyone’s cultures and identities and provides all students the opportunities and support they need to thrive. We spark students’ curiosity and prepare students with the academic, social, and emotional skills they need for college, career, and life. We uplift our students to be confident, kind, and loving community leaders who graduate ready for their future and are successful at whatever they choose.