This is a reminder that all 3rd and 4th grade on-site students will be taking the ACT Aspire summative tests tomorrow, Tuesday, April 20, and Wednesday, April 21. Students need to get a good night’s sleep, eat a good breakfast, and be at school on time. Testing will begin each morning as soon as possible.
Spring junior high and high school track meets will be held at Pocahontas high school. The Junior high meet will be April 21, 2021. The Senior high meet will be April 26, 2021. Times for the meets will be announced next week.
We would like to offer our congratulations to the following Hillcrest students who were recognized for their efforts last Friday, April 9 in the Arkansas State University Media Day Competition. Hillcrest students were represented in 38 entries out of the 225 in the competition, and 7 students (14 entries) were honored including: Gold Medal Gabi Miller, Speciality Graphics Silver Medal Bradley Browning, Landscape/ Cityscape Photography Bronze Medal Brooklyn Penn, Nature/ Wildlife Photography Ashlyn Miesner, Photography Editing Honorable Mentions Summer Doyle, Speciality Graphics Brooklyn Penn, Landscape/ Cityscape Photography Ashlynn Miesner, Landscape/ Cityscape Photography Polly Prior, Nature/ Wildlife Photography Ashlynn Miesner, Nature/ Wildlife Photography Kylie Geurin, Nature/ Wildlife Photography Ashlynn Miesner, Portrait Photography Brooklyn Penn, Portrait Photography Bradley Browning, Long Form Audio Production
Elementary testing schedule for next week is as follows.
Last Chance to sign up for the Hillcrest Summer Ball Program! Summer Ball forms for T-Ball, Coach Pitch, Softball, and Baseball are due by Wednesday, April 7. Turn forms into any Hillcrest office.
Senior Flower orders with money must be submitted by Thursday, April 8th by 3pm. Due to supply issues by the florist this will be the only opportunity to order before graduation. Orders and money should be brought to Mrs. Heather in the high school office.
Reminder: Summer ball forms are due today. If you need a form you can get one from the elementary and high school offices. You can also download them here https://5il.co/qdfd.
ATTENTION SENIORS: NOW is the time to check out those scholarships that are listed in the google doc that Mrs. Johnson sends to you. Time is running out!
To further clarify and correct some testing information please see graphic below.
ACT Aspire Summative Testing Announcements Elementary School Grade Date(s) Virtual Learning days** 5th grade onsite students Tuesday, April 13 and Wednesday April 14 8:00-11:00 Grades 3 and 4 will be virtual learning days 6th grade onsite students Tuesday, April 13 and Wednesday, April 14 8:00-11:00 Grades 3 and 4 will be virtual learning days Grades 3-6 Virtual Students Thursday, April 15 and Friday, April 16 8:00-11:00 3rd Grade onsite students Tuesday, April 20 and Wednesday, April 21 8:00-11:00 Grades 5 & 6 will be virtual learning days 4th grade onsite students Tuesday, April 20 and Wednesday, April 21 8:00-11:00 Grades 5 & 6 will be virtual learning days **If your child is on a virtual learning day, there will be assignments for them to complete at home for all their classes.
ACT Aspire Summative Testing Announcements High School Schedule Grade Date(s)/Times Virtual Learning Days** 7th grade (onsite and virtual students) Wednesday, April 8 and Thursday, April 9 8:00am-11:00am Grades 9-12 will be virtual learning days 8th grade (onsite and virtual students) Wednesday, April 8 and Thursday, April 9 8:00am-11:00am Grades 9-12 will be virtual learning days 9th grade (onsite and virtual students) Tuesday, April 6 and Wednesday, April 7 8:00am-11:00am Grades 7,8 and 11,12 will be virtual learning days 10th grade (onsite and virtual students) Tuesday, April 6 and Wednesday, April 7 8:00am-11:00am Grades 7,8 and 11,12 will be virtual learning days **If your child is on a virtual learning day, there will be assignments for them to complete at home for all their classes.
Hillcrest Summer Ball (T-Ball, Softball, & Baseball) forms are due April 2. You may turn your child's form and fees into any Hillcrest office. If you need a summer ball form, email email@example.com.
Hillcrest Elementary School will hold Parent Teacher Conferences virtually again this semester due to Covid-19 restrictions. Parent contact and engagement in our students education is of utmost importance to the Hillcrest School District. Your child's teacher will contact you by email or by phone over the next two days.
Hillcrest High School will hold Parent Teacher Conferences virtually again this semester due to Covid-19 restrictions. Parent contact and engagement in our students education is of utmost importance to the Hillcrest School District. We would like to hold Parent Teacher Conferences with all Parents/Guardians who wish to participate. Please answer the following questions so that we can best accommodate for you. Spring 2021 PTC Communication Request Form -- Rachael Netrefa Hillcrest High School Assistant Principal
The internet will be down, for updates, at Hillcrest, beginning at 2:00. It will hopefully only be down for 30 minutes or so. As a result, there will be no phone service at either campus.
Are you planning to go to UACCB this fall? UACCB will be here on FRIDAY, MARCH 19 to do pre-registration for any seniors who plan to attend there in the fall. You will get to meet with an advisor, make your class schedule, get your student ID made, and be ready to start at UACCB in the fall! If you can come to this pre-registration event please let Mrs. Johnson know ASAP so that she can set up a time-slot for you. Word is that if you make your schedule this day you will have a better chance of getting into your classes than if you wait so DON'T WAIT!! Marnie Johnson, Counselor Hillcrest School District
Jostens graduation orders are in and available to be picked up in the high school principal's office. Seniors that have paid for their orders in full, may come by the office to pick up your merchandise during regular school hours.