Hillside Middle School

We are a diverse community focused on learning and instruction tailored for our students’ needs and strengths. We cultivate a safe environment through a nurturing Community of Caring cased on respect.

Hillside Middle school believes that:

  • All students can learn best when learning styles are addressed
  • Family support is vital to student learning
  • Students learn best in a safe and nurturing school environment
  • Every student needs an adult advocate
  • Students are responsible for their own learning

Facts About Hillside

  • Every spring Hillside is proud to present a school play featuring many of our talented students.
  • Hillside students have taken numerous awards in the State Science Fair.
  • We offer Extended Learning Program (ELP) classes in History, Language Arts and Science.
  • We retain highly qualified teaching staff. All teachers have a bachelor’s degree, 16 have a master’s and one has a doctorate. We have an accumulation of over 450 years of service which is an average of 16 years per teacher. Eleven different languages are spoken among our teachers.
  • Service projects include: neighborhood leaf raking, YWCA learning packets, hygiene packets to Senegal, Food Bank and the Humane Society.
  • Our staff participates in Collaborative Learning Communities where student work is discussed monthly.
  • Hillside received national recognition for our school’s website.

 

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