Hillside News Brief

November 9, 2018

Veterans' Day Assembly is Monday, November 12

We are proud to invite veterans, active and retired, to Hillside's Veterans' Day assembly on Monday, November 12, at 8:50 a.m. Please come directly to the North Gym. If you are a veteran, we will have a seat of honor for you in front of students who will gather to honor all veterans. We hope to see many families there; it is a time to offer our gratitude for the service of our men and women in the armed forces.
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District Spelling Bee is Friday, November 16, at 9:15 a.m. at Westside Middle School

Our Hillside spelling bee winner, Bella Gerloff (grade 6), will compete at the district spelling bee on Friday, November 16, at 9:15 a.m. at Westside Middle School. Please consider coming to cheer her on!
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Thanksgiving Break is Wednesday, November 21 through Sunday, November 25

There will be no school from Wednesday, November 21, through Sunday, November 25, due to Thanksgiving Break. We will resume school on Monday, November 26.
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Instrumental Concerts Information

Attention Fifth and Sixth Grade Band and String Parents:


Mark your calendars because our concerts are coming! Concerts are a musician's reward for hard work and effort on an instrument. Please help reward your child by making his or her first concert a priority for your entire family! We can’t wait to see you at these events to celebrate your child’s accomplishments.

-The Instrumental Music Staff


6th grade String students:

Tuesday, December 18: 6:00 practice; 7:00 performance at the Westside High School Auditorium


5th grade String students:

Thursday, December 20: 6:00 practice; 7:00 performance at the Westside High School Auditorium


5th and 6th grade Band students:

Tuesday, January 10: 6:00 practice,;7:00 performance at the Westside Middle School Auditorium

*Please note date change due to Mr. Freeman’s absence

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