Reminder: There is no school from Friday, December 23, 2016 through Monday, January 2, 2017. Classes resume on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. Offices will be closed on December 26, 27, 30 and January 2. Enjoy your break!
Reminder: There is no school on Monday, January 16 due to our observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
The winter weather is finally here and it’s time to bundle up. Please remind your kids to zip up their coats, put their hats on, and to get their gloves on. If you have a scarf, even better! Once the snow hits the kids will need snow boots and snow pants in order to play … Read more »
Wednesday, December 7 we had our first ever school wide BINGO game. This was the culminating event of November’s Behavior BINGO challenge. The winners for each hallway were Mrs. Venteicher’s second grade class and Mrs. Overton’s fifth grade class. Both of those classes earned popcorn while playing BINGO. Instead of stopping at just 1 winner … Read more »
The Hillis PTO is having a fundraiser night at Skate North on Thursday, December 8 from 6-8pm. There is a $6 entry fee, which includes the skate rental. If you are a parent and do not want to skate you will get in for free. 15% of all admissions and concessions will go to the … Read more »
Every month we will pick 5 students at Hillis Elementary for the Golden Paw Award. In order to be in the running for this award you must have ZERO office referrals. Every student who has zero office referrals will get their name in the drawing. If you are picked, you will be awarded with an … Read more »
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