Hillcrest pumpkin carving contest - winners announced!

Tue, Oct 26 9:36am

A BIG THANK YOU to all the amazing participants of this years Hillcrest Pumpkin Carving Contest. We had 18 amazing entries ( Kindergarten - Ezra Seaton, Avery Vacin,: 1rst Grade - Damon Chew, Sonam Pa ... [More]

Hillcrest News

Mon, Oct 25 6:38pm

Hi Hillcrest,      Please read the Hillcrest News for this week!  And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gamil.com.    Thanks,    Carrie and Simone 

Required Liability Waiver Forms - Please Read

Mon, Oct 25 9:04am

In order to participate in PTA events throughout the year – including the Benefit, Walkathon, and more! – the PTA needs every family to sign the liability waiver forms linked below.   PARENT’S APPROVA ... [More]

Spirit Week is here!

Sun, Oct 24 6:10pm

Don't let the rain get you down, Hillcrestians! Spirit Week is here. Tomorrow is Cardinal Pride day (wear red, white, and/or Hillcrest swag).  8th graders have worked hard to promote the week. Big tha ... [More]

Hillcrest Pumpkin Carving Contest!

Fri, Oct 22 12:00pm

HILLCREST PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST Thanks to all the students who entered a jack-lantern this morning for the Carving Contest. It was so beautiful to see all this amazing talent and school spirit!   Co ... [More]

REMINDER: Hillcrest Pumpkin Carving Contest!

Thu, Oct 21 1:03pm

When:  TOMORROW, FRIDAY Oct 22nd (before school)  Where: Hillcrest Main Hall Calling pumpkin carvers of ALL grades! It's rainy this afternoon.....Carve, paint, or decorate a pumpkin of any size at hom ... [More]

Hillcrest Auction-- Two More Days for Donations & Tickets!

Wed, Oct 20 10:13pm

Hillcrest Benefit & Auction: London Calling! It's time to answer the call, Hillcrest! Only TWO MORE DAYS  to donate & buy tickets!    WHAT DOES IT MEAN THAT THIS IS HILLCREST’S BIGGEST FUNDRAISER OF T ... [More]

TONIGHT - Dine-out at Crepevine on College Ave.

Tue, Oct 19 11:50am

What:  Dine-out / Take-out Fundraiser for Hillcrest! When: TONIGHT (Wed., 10/20) Where: Crepevine (5600 College Ave), 510-658-2026 How: Order take-out or dine-in at Crepevine tonight, mention Hillcres ... [More]

Hillcrest News

Mon, Oct 18 2:44pm

Hi Hillcrest,    Please read the Hillcrest News for this week.  And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com.    Thanks,  Carrie and Simone   

Hillcrest Pumpkin Patch/Bake Sale & Carving Contest - this week!

Mon, Oct 18 8:36am

Pumpkin Patch and Bake Sale! When: Wednesday, Oct 20th after school  Where: Hillcrest front lawn Have you procrastinated getting your Halloween pumpkin this year? Or would like an after school treat?  ... [More]

School Photos - Tomorrow and Friday

Wed, Oct 13 4:32pm

Hello Hillcrest families,   A reminder that portraits will be taken tomorrow and Friday.   The schedule for your class is below.   Thursday 14th October Kindergarten  1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4/5 ... [More]

Important Info! Benefit & Auction: Donations Needed!

Wed, Oct 13 3:25pm

Hillcrest Community, we need your help!  Donation & ticket sales deadline: 10/22! Tickets are selling out fast, get yours here.  Our annual auction & benefit is typically our biggest fundraiser and th ... [More]

SWAG pick-up TODAY from 5:00 - 7:00 pm

Tue, Oct 12 4:59pm

Hillcrest swag pick-up is happening TODAY from 5pm - 7pm on the front lawn.  If you miss today's pick-up window, be on the lookout for information on other pick-up opportunities.

Hillcrest News

Mon, Oct 11 9:22am

Hi Hillcrest,    Please read the Hillcrest News for this week. And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com    Thanks,  Carrie and Simone     

OUSD eBook Access

Thu, Oct 7 10:25am

Hello Hillcrest  Families, The district continues to offer a collection of ebooks for the use of all students. These books are available 24/7 and return automatically. Students can borrow two books at ... [More]

School Photos - October 14 & 15

Wed, Oct 6 12:20pm

Hello Hillcrest families,   School photos (portraits only) are coming up next week on Thursday and Friday.  Please see below for your class day.   Thursday 14th October Kindergarten  1st Grade 2nd Gra ... [More]

Hillcrest News

Mon, Sep 27 6:46pm

Hi Hillcrest,    Please read the Hillcrest News for this week.  And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com      Thanks,  Carrie and Simone 


Tue, Sep 21 4:46pm

Support Hillcrest TONIGHT for our first dine out fundraiser of the year at The Star on Grand(3425 Grand Ave, 94610). Dine in or get takeout on NOW (between 4-9pm); a percentage of the evening’s sales ... [More]

Hillcrest News

Mon, Sep 20 2:41pm

Hi Hillcrest,    Please read the Hillcrest News for this week.  And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com      Thanks,  Carrie and Simone   

Hillcrest News

Mon, Sep 13 1:31pm

Hi Hillcrest family,    Please find the Hillcrest News (https://mailchi.mp/aa24dbc4ad14/yellow-pagesschool-news-april-18-5067329)   And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com    Thanks,  Car ... [More]

Important Messages - A.T. HC2

Wed, Sep 8 1:40pm

Dear Hillcrest families,    Please read the attached letter from a director of A.T.  Thank you!             

Hillcrest News & Important Changes - Please Read!

Tue, Sep 7 5:18pm

Hi Hillcrest Community,   Starting next week on 9/13, the Hillcrest News will go out on Monday nights, instead of Tuesdays.   Please take a minute to look over the newsletter each week, as it contains ... [More]

Action Requested - 3-min Survey re: Annual Hillcrest Benefit & Auction

Tue, Sep 7 1:10pm

Hi everyone,    The PTA is considering a variety of scenarios for the 2021-2022 Hillcrest Benefit & Auction (our biggest fundraiser of the year) with a focus on bringing our community together and kee ... [More]

Last Day- Giving Campaign

Sat, Sep 4 9:55pm

Hello Hillcrest Community, Today is the last official day of the Giving Campaign.  Thank you so much to all who have contributed to the PTA Giving Campaign so far.  If your family has yet to contribut ... [More]

Hillcrest News

Tue, Aug 31 6:02pm

Please find the Hillcrest News.   https://mailchi.mp/c40dcf306473/yellow-pagesschool-news-april-18-5052401   And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com    Thanks,  Simone 

Correction/addition to Hillcrest News - Upcoming dates to note

Fri, Aug 27 3:20pm

Please note that next Thursday, Sept 2, is a minimum day for all grades; school will end at 1:25pm.  This minimum day was inadvertently left out of this week's Hillcrest News. Upcoming calendar items: ... [More]

FINAL REMINDER - Get your Hillcrest swag

Thu, Aug 26 10:07am

This is the last and final reminder to purchase Hillcrest Swag - the deadline to order clothing & apparel is TOMORROW, Friday August 27:   Click HERE to shop all of the cool items this year!  100% of ... [More]

Yellow Pages

Tue, Aug 24 5:59pm

Hi everyone,    Please find the Hillcrest Yellow Pages this week.    https://mailchi.mp/f5f0e9b39835/yellow-pagesschool-news-april-18-5045153    And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com    ... [More]

Please Read - Drop off & parking procedures

Sun, Aug 22 12:21pm

To maximize everyone’s safety during the mornings before school, please note the below student drop off and parking procedures. Student Drop Off  Students should only be dropped off on Marguerite Driv ... [More]

Please read - OUSD Covid info and protocols

Thu, Aug 19 6:02pm

Several questions about OUSD Covid protocols have surfaced at our school, and we would like to ensure that our community knows where to find answers.  OUSD is updating these materials continually as g ... [More]

Yellow Page

Tue, Aug 17 6:05pm

Hi all, Please read Hillcrest Yellow Page this week. https://mailchi.mp/968f7bedcf0b/yellow-pagesschool-news-april-18-5035385 And subscribe by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com Thanks! Simone

Hillcrest Yellow Pages

Tue, Aug 10 6:09pm

Hi Please read the school newsletter for important info. Subscribe directly by emailing hillcrest.ypmail@gmail.com. https://mailchi.mp/70f02c72105b/yellow-pagesschool-news-april-18-5033345?e=5827bf6410 Nicole

Volunteer Sign Ups

Mon, Aug 9 1:10pm

Welcome to the 20-21 School year.    Volunteer jobs are BACK!   Hillcrest volunteers make our community a great one.  Please consider taking on one of your classroom jobs and enjoy being back on campu ... [More]

First Day Arrival and Dismissal Instructions

Fri, Aug 6 3:09pm

Arrival and Dismissal School Instructions

Still need volunteers for campus clean up tomorrow, Sat. Aug 7

Fri, Aug 6 9:56am

We are still looking for about 5-8 more volunteers for this Sat., Aug. 7th, 10am-2pm to help prep the outdoor areas (classroom courtyards, etc.) of the school before the first day of school since the ... [More]

URGENT Action Required re: Adventure Time after school care

Tue, Aug 3 4:28pm

Dear Hillcrest Families, We are writing with a very important update concerning the Adventure Time after-school care program at Hillcrest. If your child is currently enrolled in AT for the coming seme ... [More]

Sat. Aug. 7th (10am-2pm) - Volunteers Needed at Hillcrest

Sun, Aug 1 8:34pm

Hi!  We are looking for some volunteers for this Sat., Aug. 7th, 10am-2pm to help prep the outdoor areas of the school before the first day of school.  If you have time, gardening gloves, and/or some ... [More]