We Need You!

Several PTA board positions will be open soon. It is essential that they be filled so that the great Hillcrest PTA programs can continue. Hesitant about taking on a leadership role? Co-chair with a friend. Have questions? Email: Erica Mah.

Wellness Night is Thursday, March 23rd

On March 23rd from 6 to 8 p.m., Hillcrest Elementary will be holding its first Wellness Night. Hillcrest families will enjoy learning more about healthy lifestyle choices. Learn: Where does your food come from? What produce will our students grow this year? How to create your own greenhouse and participate in fun activities! This initiative… Read More »

Snowday (the musical version!)

On March 24, Hillcrest PTA is sponsoring an A Cappella Musical History assembly with music by “Snowday.” The program takes students on a whirlwind journey through time, tracing the history of a capella singing from its roots in chant, barbershop, and doo-wop to present-day pop and rock. Students are introduced to elements of music theory… Read More »

WE COULD NOT HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU!

WOW! We are humble and grateful for the support received for HedgiePalooza 2017 in person and in spirit, we could not have done it without all of you! Hillcrest Elementary is a very special school with amazing parents and staff who all give their very best for the good of our children. This year’s event… Read More »

Teacher Appreciation Week

Volunteer to celebrate our amazing Hedgie teachers and staff! It is impossible to thank a teacher. There are no words, to appreciate someone whose words empower children to chase their dreams. Teacher appreciation week will be here soon, and we are looking for some parent volunteers to make that week go as successfully as possible.… Read More »

We Need You! PTA Meeting Tonight!

Please join us tonight at the 7 p.m. PTA meeting tonight! Dr. E will make an important presentation about the vision of our school. And we will discuss the future of the PTA. Several board positions, including president, will be open soon. It is essential that they be filled so that the great Hillcrest PTA… Read More »

Buy tickets today for 2017’s HedgiePalooza!

This adults-only night out will have an awesome music line up including: Allison Dietz The North Americans (We Are) Stone Mason The Dive Bombs and DJ al-equis! Hedgiepalooza is an adult-only night including live bands (whose members happen to be Hillcrest parents) silent auction, barrel of cheer and much more! SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 2017 7:30… Read More »

Updates from Hillcrest PTA on Facebook

It is Wasteless Wednesday! Try to pack a waste free lunch. ... See MoreSee Less

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Spring is here and it's time to garden!! This Thursday, March 23rd, there will be a Courtyard Work Party from 9:00-11:30. If you have the time and would like to help us prepare the garden beds for the upcoming student plantings, the Environmental Committee would be truly grateful. Even if you can only join us for an hour. Many hands make light work!! ... See MoreSee Less

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Thursday Night! See you then. ... See MoreSee Less

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Great News! We were able to reschedule DC's high energy a capella group SNOWDAY for this Friday, March 24!

This aptly named group will take students on a whirlwind journey through time, tracing the history of a capella singing from its roots in chant, barbershop, and doo-wop to present-day pop and rock.

Additionally, 5th graders will attend workshops with the artists focusing on vocal percussion and rhythm.

Students are sure to come home singing some of their favorite songs that they hear at the assembly!
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Congratulations to former Hillcrest students, Claire and Sophie for their 1st place finish in the Maryland History Regional Competition for middle school students for group websites. It's a website on Ruby Bridges.
76031959.nhd.weebly.com
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