Hillcrest Family Newsletter
November 3, 2017
Quite a busy week...
Thank you also to everyone who made the classroom Fall Fest events and the playground Trick or Treat event a success. It is wonderful to see so many families involved in making memories for our Hillcrest students!
Music News from Mrs. Runingen
Choir is off to a fantastic start! We are learning songs for our first concert on Wednesday, December 6th at 6:30 p.m. at the Tree Lighting at The Corners of Brookfield. Parents will bring their students to the Corners Mall and stay with them to hear our music that evening. We will be singing outside, weather permitting, so please dress appropriately! Everyone is invited, whether you have a student in choir or not! We also have a field trip planned to The Caring Place on Thursday, December 14th at 10:30 a.m. A permission slip will come home mid-November with information about both events. Please mark your calendars! Choir will meet regularly every Tuesday morning at 7:45 a.m. for the remainder of 2017 EXCEPT FOR DECEMBER 19th. Choir will end on the 12th of December and resume again in January. Please make a note of these dates.
The first school concert of the school year, entitled “Fall, Winter & Holiday Songs” will be on Wednesday, November 29th at 6:30 p.m. with the second and third grade classes. The dress rehearsal will at 2:45 p.m. in the gym, for any parents or grandparents who are unable to attend the evening concert. The students are busy preparing for this exciting event!
PTO Movie Night
Preventing Conflict and Exclusion
Run, Play, Run
A new season of Run, Play, Run will start up in January. Winter is the PERFECT time to join Run, Play, Run and families who participate in Y Care have flexible pricing to support participation. Keep an eye out for details as we hope to be able to offer the Wednesday night opportunity, again!