Colleges - Except for the Northeast portion of the city, Hawthorne is within the El Camino Community College District. The campuses of USC, UCLA, Loyola, Pepperdine, and California State University Dominguez Hills are freeway-close to Hawthorne.
Hawthorne School District www.hawthorne.k12.ca.us Don Carrington, Superintendent (310) 676-2276 14120 S Hawthorne Blvd Hawthorne, CA 90250
Centinela Valley School District www.centinela.k12.ca.us Dr. Cheryl M. White, Superintendent (310) 263-3200 14901 So. Inglewood Ave., Lawndale, CA 90260
Wiseburn School District www.wiseburn.k12.ca.us Dr. Don Brann, Superintendent (310) 643-3025 13530 Aviation Blvd., Hawthorne, CA 90250