Thank you for your interest in Birchwood School of Hawken, an independent school serving students in preschool through grade 8 located in the city of Cleveland on the west side.

Birchwood provides an educational setting where challenging academics build solid work habits, an achievement culture nurtures healthy attitudes, and a caring environment forges social responsibility.

Visit us to discover what Birchwood has to offer:

Visit Us

To schedule a campus tour, contact Linda Miyares at 216-251-2321 at

Welcome Packet

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Clipboard Newsletter

Discover what Birchwood students learn in the classroom each month. Click here to receive the online Clipboard newsletter.

Admissions Process

We invite you to begin the admissions process today.


Outstanding academics, character development and small classes, combined with individual attention and teaching specialists – this is what makes Birchwood unique.