Hillcrest STEAM Academy Newsletter
A Note from the Office...
How about those....
As we were welcoming students back today, we noticed a lot of energy! We are thrilled to enjoy this experience and celebrate our Super Bowl Champion Kansas City Chiefs.
Did you know...
- Hillcrest STEAM Academy has video announcements which are done each day by our students and staff?
- These announcements contain important information for our students?
- The announcements are posted each day to the Hillcrest STEAM Academy website?
Feel free to tune in each day to see what is happening at Hillcrest STEAM Academy!
Wishing you well,
-Hillcrest STEAM Academy Staff
Mark Your Calendars
Do you know someone who is looking to enroll at HSA? Here is important information you need to know.
Applications are accepted from February 14 - March 16.
Pennies for Patients
Project Lead the Way
"PLTW provides transformative learning experiences for PreK-12 students and teachers across the U.S. We create an engaging, hands-on classroom environment and empower students to develop in-demand knowledge and skills they need to thrive. We also provide teachers with the training, resources, and support they need to engage students in real-world learning."
Here is a video with more information.
PTA - Pura Vida Bracelet Fundraiser
Please see the information below from our PTA.
This year we have teamed up with Pura Vida Bracelets for our PTA fundraiser. Proceeds go towards providing every student at Hillcrest with a free yearbook. We also help with fun activities, indoor and outdoor classroom supplies, and hopefully more.
Please share with family and friends that would love to support our efforts and show community spirit with our fun colors we have available.
CHIEFS ❤️ red and gold
ROYALS ⚾️ blue and white
BELTON PIRATES purple and gold
The order form is below if you would like to print and sell bracelets. Checks can be made out to Hillcrest STEAM Academy PTA.
Bracelet orders and money will be collected on Friday Feb. 7th and Friday Feb. 13th.
Our distribution dates are Monday Feb. 10th and Tuesday Feb. 18th with a limited supply on hand. Once our on hand stock runs out, we will place a large order with Pura Vida Bracelets. We are excited and eager to get bracelets out to you and look forward to seeing everyone wear them!
We appreciate all of your help and support!
We have amazing families at HSA!
Thursday, Feb. 6th, 5:30-6:30pm
Hillcrest STEAM Academy
Important Dates in February
6 - PTA Meeting in the Library @ 5:30pm
14 - No School - Staff PD Day
17 - No School - Presidents' Day
21 - $1 Hat Day - Pennies for Patients
28 - $1 Hat Day - Pennies for Patients
Happenings at Hillcrest
The mission of Hillcrest STEAM Academy, a leader of STEAM innovation, is to ensure that all students flourish as individuals of character and advocates of their for own learning through the school community distinguished by
a culture of independence and collaboration
a global outlook based on a foundation of character
a focus on problem solving and critical thinking
- real world experiences with integration throughout all subjects.