Category Archives: Hillcrest events

So You Want to Volunteer for Field Day?

On your marks…get set…GO! Field Day 2022 is on its way, and we need your help to make it extra special. Mrs. Walker and Mr. Weymont REALLY need empty 2-liter bottles and cereal boxes, but the complete list of supplies required to give Hedgies a Field Day to remember is here. And if you’d like… Read More »

Celebrate Earth Day with Hillcrest

This Earth Day, the Hillcrest PTA will collaborate with the Hillcrest Environmental Club to host an afternoon event that will give families a chance to get involved…and maybe get a little dirty! From 4-6 pm on Friday, April 22, Hedgies and their families are welcome to join us near the Kindergarten playground for Earth-friendly service… Read More »

Chat with Administration!

Beginning this Wednesday, Hillcrest administrators will be available online on the 15th of every month from 5:30-6:00 pm (see below for exceptions). Login into Google Meet with the code HillcrestAdmin to ask questions or broach concerns. If you’re unable to join these sessions, our Administration is always accessible. Email Principal Maria Ramos or Assistant Principals… Read More »

Meet with Ms. Ramos!

Ms. Ramos, Hillcrest’s Acting Principal, is hosting two meetings on Wednesday, May 19. The first meeting will take place from 9:00-9:30 a.m. and the second from 6:00-6:30 p.m., via Google Meet. These will be informal question-and-answer sessions for families. Anyone interested in joining should log in with the Meet code Ramoschat2021.

Keep Hillcrest Green!

Earth Day is this Thursday, April 22nd, and BCPS has organized a Virtual Earth Day event for schools to get involved. The Green 60 is a contest where students to submit videos or pictures of activities they participated in that promote caring for the Earth, and their school will be awarded points based on those submissions. To… Read More »

5th Grade Dance this Friday

Attention all 5th Grade Parents and Caregivers!   The Hillcrest Elementary 5th grade dance is this Friday, May 17th from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Hillcrest Cafeteria.   Check in will begin at 6:45 PM and you must sign your child out no later than 9:15PM. An adult must sign in each child and leave a… Read More »

Adopt a Staff Member for Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week 2019 is arriving soon (5/6-10) and we need your help to show our 83 member strong staff our gratitude. Please sign up to adopt a staff member (or two)! Details: During TAW, you decide how to show your appreciation for your adopted staff member. Some examples: student artwork, cards, school supplies, yummy… Read More »

UPCOMING EVENTS

Nov. 16: Grandparents Day + International Night Nov. 19: Gobble Gobble Go Dec. 21: Ugly Sweater Day Jan. 16: PTA meeting Jan. 24: Crazy hat, crazy hair day Feb. 3: Throwback Thursday (wear clothes from your favorite decade) Feb. 20: PTA meeting March 2: Hedigepalooza March 28: O’s opening day (wear your Orioles fan clothes)… Read More »

Upcoming Dates

June 4: The Summer Fun Run (postponed due to weather) Donations of small dixie cups and super soaker tubes, and volunteers are needed. Parents are encouraged to come watch, or even run with their children. If there are enough super soakers, they may get a chance to try to squirt their children with water, which… Read More »