Hillcrest Family Newsletter

Friday, March 2nd, 2018

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Feedback about Before and After School Programming

We are looking for feedback regarding our before and after school care. Hillcrest's Site Council will review the feedback and use the information to make decisions about our before and after school programming. Please respond to the survey by next Friday, March 9th.

Italian Night Updates

Italian Night is one week away and there are still more ways you can participate! Thank you to all who have already helped! 4 ways to help support:


1. Sign up to provide for the bake sale by clicking here

2. Take one of the final spots to volunteer (so that we can run all games) by clicking here

3. Send in item(s) for your classroom basket by Monday! List is here

4. Attend the event and HAVE FUN!


This year, you can have a family picture taken and printed by a professional photographer - on site! Come to the event ready to smile and for $25, you can walk away with a framable 5x7 print.


Remember this event helps PTO provide supports for classrooms, teachers and students!

March Read-a-thon Calendar

Keep reading everyone! Here is the March Calendar for our Read-a thon. It is quite amazing how much our students are reading every month! Dr. Suess would be proud!

First Grade Concert - April 19th

Please mark your calendars for the upcoming first grade concert! The concert is scheduled for Thursday, April 19th, at 6:30 p.m. The dress rehearsal will be the day before, Wednesday, April 18th at 3:00 p.m."

Forward Testing - 3rd - 5th Grade

The Wisconsin state testing, the Forward Exam, will be administered to 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students during the week of April 16th. If you have a child in 3rd through 5th grades, please see the attached letter.

Hillcrest Elementary School

At Hillcrest we take pride in our history, our inclusive community and our collective sense of wonder!

See you next Friday!!

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