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Invest in Hillcrest at Back to School Night

We hope you will join us at Back to School Night on Tuesday, September 6 at 6:30 pm (for grades K-2 parents) and on Tuesday, September 13 at 6:30 pm (for grades 3-5 parents). Make your Invest in Hillcrest contribution on or before Back to School Night to be entered to win a Hillcrest Hedgie… Read More »

Math and Science Night is Tonight!

Tonight, April 20th 2016, is Math and Science Night at Hillcrest Elementary School from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Come join us for a fun-filled, educational evening! Things to do: Learn about veterinary medicine and about being a healthy kid Get familiar with Catonsville’s native rocks and fish Make slime and basket for egg drop prevention… Read More »

Teacher Appreciation Week 2016

Monday, May 2nd – Friday, May, 6th The Teacher Appreciation committee has been busy planning a fun Olympic themed week to celebrate our gold medal teachers and staff during the first week of May. Stay tuned for more details about specific plans for the week, including the spirit days. We are currently finding matches for… Read More »

Upcoming Assembly for First Graders

On April 19th at 9:30 a.m., First Grade students will attend a special assembly. Master performer Rosalia de Aragon uses storytelling, music, and dance to capture the essence of Spanish Colonial heritage and the traditions of the Southwest. These magical, interactive storytelling experiencs address the wealth of traditions, such as dichos, in Hispanic communities, and… Read More »

EPIK Kids-in-Action Club Drives

The EPIK Kids-In-Action after-school service club will be collecting items for upcoming Spring projects. Thanks in advance for your participation and donations! April 11th – 15th: Pajama and Craft drive for Casey Cares; New and gently used baby dolls for Summit Nursing Home. April 15th – 28th: Drive for BARCS….animal toys, clean blankets, dog and… Read More »

Updates from Hillcrest PTA on Facebook

On Monday the teacher tailored school kits will be delivered to Hillcrest. We are in search of a few volunteers (including kids!) to help unload and organize the supplies on Monday 8/15, or help to distribute the supplies at the Back to School Open House on 8/22.

If you and/or your child are able to help out on either date, please contact Emilie Underwood at for more information.

We are hoping to be able to give middle school student helpers Service Learning hours but are waiting official approval!
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SAVE THE DATES! We heard your feedback from last year and are offering an afternoon AND evening session of our Meet and Greet (for grades 1-5)!

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