Hillcrest Newsletter - September 26, 2022

Mon, Sep 26 6:02pm

  Please read this week's Hillcrest Newsletter. Questions? Please email.   Thanks!

SCHOOL CLOSURES PARENT NEWSLETTER

Mon, Sep 26 3:45pm

Hillcrest K-8 Parent Community Against School Closures All Oakland Neighborhoods Deserve Neighborhood Schools Key Insights: Yesterday’s Stop the Closures Sunday Community Event Anti-Closure Board Cand ... [More]

RESOURCE: Board Candidates in OUSD who are On the Record as Anti-School Closure

Mon, Sep 26 1:40pm

District 2: Jennifer Brouhard, Max Orozco Sample Schools: La Esquelita, Crocker Highlands Elementary, Cleveland Elementary, Oakland High   District 4:  Mike Hutchinson, Pecolia Manigo Sample Schools: ... [More]

RESOURCE: List of Schools in Each OUSD Board District (Post-2022 Redistricting)

Mon, Sep 26 1:27pm

  District 1 – Sam Davis The schools in this district are mainly unchanged, with the exception of Hillcrest K-8 being moved to District 4.  Chabot Elementary Claremont Middle Emerson Elementary Emerso ... [More]

RESOURCE: WHAT WE BELIEVE, HILLCREST PARENT K-8 ANTI-SCHOOL EFFORT

Mon, Sep 26 12:43pm

  Hillcrest K-8 Parent Grassroots Community: What We Believe   A large group of Hillcrest parents formed an informal grassroots effort in January ‘22 to educate themselves & their parent community abo ... [More]

RESOURCE: School Closures FAQ

Mon, Sep 26 12:37pm

  School Closure FAQ   What Happened? - For those new to OUSD or to Hillcrest, you can find a summary of the decision on school closures in this Oaklandside article.   What Board District Am I In? Oak ... [More]

RESOURCE: Fast Facts on School Closures from Parents United for Public School

Mon, Sep 26 12:26pm

Reminder: TODAY's Anti-School Closure Community Event @Hillcrest Nature Area

Sat, Sep 24 9:19pm

  JOIN US TODAY at the Hillcrest Nature Area to get updates on school closures & what we can do to stop them   SUNDAY 9/25 11a-12p Hillcrest Nature Area   Hillcrest Parents, Neighbors and other Commun ... [More]

Data Confirmation Process

Thu, Sep 22 2:50pm

Many Hillcrest families have not yet completed the online Data Confirmation Process through the Aeries Parent Portal Account.  This process must be completed each school year for every OUSD student in ... [More]

Hillcrest Newsletter - September 19, 2022

Mon, Sep 19 6:11pm

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SCHOOL CLOSURES PARENT NEWSLETTER

Mon, Sep 19 2:12pm

IN THIS WEEK’S NEWSLETTER Hillcrest Parent Plan for OUSD Board Meeting Attendance Event: Community Against School Closures This Sunday! Preview: Upcoming Newsletter Content Takeaways from Last Week’s ... [More]

🎪 Hillcrest Benefit & Auction Kick Off! 🎪

Wed, Sep 14 2:09pm

We are excited to officially kick off our annual Benefit & Auction! This year’s theme “Toy Shop” is sure to bring out the fun! Please check out this handy Guide to the Hillcrest Auction for more infor ... [More]

Dine Out @ Crepevine - Tonight!

Tue, Sep 13 3:36pm

Your dinner plan is done! Come out and support Hillcrest today, Tuesday, September 13, 2022 (4-9pm) for our first dine out fundraiser of the year at Crepevine (5600 College Ave). Mention “Hillcrest” d ... [More]

Hillcrest K-8 Parent Community Against School Closures

Tue, Sep 13 11:52am

Hillcrest K-8 Parent Community Against School Closures   All Oakland Neighborhoods Deserve Neighborhood Schools   Launching A Weekly Communication for Our Parent Community This is the first of weekly ... [More]

Hillcrest Newsletter - September 12, 2022

Mon, Sep 12 6:39pm

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Tomorrow - Hillcrest 101 Community Meeting Reminder!

Sat, Sep 10 12:37pm

Hi everyone! Hillcrest 101 is tomorrow - Sunday, September 11 @ 11am on the Playground. This is a chance to get familiarized with many of our Hillcrest traditions and pre-pandemic routines and traditi ... [More]

Student Data Confirmation Process

Fri, Sep 9 2:02pm

Urgent - Oakland Unified School District needs to ensure that the Student Data Confirmation Process is complete for all students.  Parents - Please check your Aeries Parent Portal account for the foll ... [More]

Hillcrest 101 Community Meeting - SUNDAY, 9/11/22

Mon, Sep 5 6:20pm

Please note that the Hillcrest 101 Community Meeting will be this coming Sunday, September 11th from 11am-12noon on the Hillcrest Playground. In the Newsletter, it says Saturday, but it will be on Sun ... [More]

Hillcrest Newsletter - September 5, 2022

Mon, Sep 5 6:13pm

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School Closures - How to support Hillcrest

Thu, Sep 1 10:12am

If you are against the school closures in OUSD, and of our own Hillcrest middle school closure, there are things we can do now, as a community:    Let your voices be heard:  PLEASE ATTEND THE SCHOOL B ... [More]

School Closures - How to support Hillcrest

Thu, Sep 1 10:07am

If you are against the school closures in OUSD, and of our own Hillcrest middle school closure, there are things we can do now, as a community:    Let your voices be heard:  PLEASE ATTEND THE SCHOOL B ... [More]

Update On AB 1912

Thu, Sep 1 9:43am

Update on AB 1912 regarding school closure process: We know that many in our community are interested in the school closure process, so we are providing a news update on Assembly Bill No. 1912, which ... [More]

School Closures in OUSD

Thu, Sep 1 9:39am

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⭐️Annual Giving Campaign - Final Day!⭐️

Wed, Aug 31 2:03pm

🌈 Today is the final day for the PTA’s Annual Giving Campaign! This is one of Hillcrest’s biggest fundraisers of the year, and the money goes towards wonderful programs that would NOT exist otherwise ... [More]

Hillcrest Newsletter - August 29, 2022

Mon, Aug 29 6:02pm

 Please read this week's Hillcrest Newsletter. Questions? Please email.   Thank you!

Hillcrest Swag - Final Reminder To Order!

Thu, Aug 25 4:17pm

This is the last and final reminder to order Hillcrest Swag before tomorrow's deadline. Place online orders here:   https://hillcrestpta.square.site   This is the only chance to order clothing until n ... [More]

Hillcrest Swag - Final Reminder to Order!

Thu, Aug 25 4:04pm

  This is the last and final reminder to order Hillcrest Swag before tomorrow's deadline. Place online orders here:   https://hillcrestpta.square.site   This is the only chance to order clothing until ... [More]

Hillcrest Newsletter - August 22. 2022

Mon, Aug 22 6:51pm

Please read this week's Hillcrest Newsletter. Questions? Please email.   Thank you!

❤️Car Seat Donations for Refugee Families

Mon, Aug 22 2:10pm

Hillcrest parent, Goli Hashemi, works closely with IRC Oakland (International Rescue Committee) - one of the few federally funded agencies left in the Bay Area that helps resettle refugees and asylum ... [More]

🍕Pizza Fridays!🍕

Fri, Aug 19 1:51pm

   SLICE SLICE BABY!   Pizza Friday is Back for 4th-8th Grade.  This yummy fundraiser helps support our Middle School overnight field trips for the school year.  15 weeks of Red Boy Pizza delivered to ... [More]

⭐️Annual Giving Campaign⭐️

Wed, Aug 17 9:57am

🍎 Welcome Back, Hillcrest Families! ✏️   The Hillcrest PTA’s Annual Giving Campaign is in full swing, and we hope to start the year strong with the community's financial support. With your generous d ... [More]

Hillcrest Newsletter - August 15, 2022

Mon, Aug 15 6:11pm

Please read this week's Hillcrest Newsletter. Questions? Please email.   Thank you!

Reminders for tomorrow morning: Community Circle & Room Parent Sign Ups!

Sun, Aug 14 12:36pm

🌈 Community Circle - You're invited! 🌈 We want to invite parents and caregivers to attend tomorrow morning's (8/15/22) Community Circle - on the playground after students line up. Each Monday mornin ... [More]

Hillcrest Newsletter - August 10, 2022

Wed, Aug 10 6:18pm

Please find the first issue of the Hillcrest Newsletter here. Going forward, it will go out on Monday evenings. Questions? Please email.    Thanks!

**Please Read - Safety Info**

Tue, Aug 9 6:07pm

  It has come to our attention that the streets around Hillcrest have been fairly chaotic the past two days, around drop off and pick up times. Several cars have been left unattended in the drop off l ... [More]

The new Gaga Court... Thank you, volunteers!

Mon, Aug 8 4:43pm

Introducing the Gaga Court for the new school year!   A special thanks to all parents and children who turned out on Saturday to help build the Gaga Court in the school yard.  A solid crew pitched in ... [More]