January 10: PTA meeting (Topic: Advocacy and Technology in classrooms) January 15: MLK Jr birthday- schools closed January 19: Marking period ends- 3 hours early dismissal January 24: Choir Concert January 25: Winter Concert Band and Chorus February 19: Presidents Day- Schools Closed February 21: PTA meeting February 23: Literature Night March 3: HedgiePalooza 2018… Read More »
Congratulations to Mrs. Price’s 4th grade class for turning in the most completed envelopes during the Invest in Hillcrest Fall Envelope Campaign fundraising drive! This campaign earned the PTA almost $3,700! Mrs. Price’s class enjoyed a pizza party to celebrate their victory! Thank you to everyone for participating!
Your child has been working on an art project at school. You now have the opportunity to purchase items with that piece of artwork printed on them. These items make great gifts for relatives at the holidays! You can order online or manually. The online orders will be delivered sooner. Online orders are due by… Read More »
PLEASE JOIN US… Dec. 6th @ 7 p.m. PTA Meeting Special topics for parents of kindergarteners, including a speaker from the Maryland 529 college savings plan. Kindergarten teachers will attend. If parents have specific topics they would like covered by them, email: email@example.com. Babysitting will be provided.
The event is Saturday, December 2 at 1 p.m. The tournament is open to all students K-8, you don’t have to be a member of the chess club. Advanced registration is a good idea. Cost: $33 if paid before noon on Tuesday 11/28, $38 from then until Friday at noon. https://skenrichment.com/chess-tournaments/tournaments/product/4481-12-2-catonsville-clash-1-pm-5-pm.html
Hillcrest Elementary is empowering every child, every day! Please join us for American Education Week from November 13-16th Teachers are planning interactive, hands-on activities to showcase exciting learning happening every day! Parent Sessions: Session 1 – How to help your child at home with nightly reading. Session 2 – STAT Teacher Online resources with BCPSOne.… Read More »
Come Explore the World on November 10th! This Friday is International Night! Learn about different cultures! Try African and Irish dancing! Enjoy new foods! Something for everyone in your family! Epik Kids in Action will be collecting small boxes of protein bars to include in “blessing bags” that are being compiled for a youth organization… Read More »
Step Afrika!, the first professional dance company dedicated to the tradition of stepping, brings a unique energy that will shake the floor and fill the air in the Hillcrest Cafeteria on Tuesday, November 7! Step Afrika! artists use their bodies as instruments and combine footsteps, claps, and spoken words to produce complex rhythms. Stepping is… Read More »
(You don’t have to be a computer whiz.) Hillcrest is holding a “Family Code Night” tonight, October 23rd for 4th and 5th grade students. The PTA has been asked to support the event and we are looking for a few volunteers to help with registration and greeting attendees and guests. Please volunteer to help. We… Read More »