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The  PTA strives to positively impact the lives of all students and their families by providing meaningful educational opportunities and engaging family activities throughout the school year. We will sponsor programs to enhance the academic experience and learning environment of all students. We will foster communication and cooperation between parents, teachers, staff and the local community.
Scholastic Book FairNov 11-15

The Hillside Scholastic Book Fair Now Open for business and will be open until Friday, Nov. 15th. As in past years, the students will shop on their own during scheduled class periods and lunchtime. We STILL need lots of volunteers to help with class visits, family night, the grandparent event and clean up. Sign Up Now

You can also set up an eWallet, a secure, cash-free way for your child to shop at the fair.
Visit our book fair page to sign up!

Coin ChallengeNov 1

The Coin Challenge will officially start Friday, Nov 1st and will run through Nov.15th. Donate your loose change to Hillside and help purchase books for our school community. Every year Hillside classes compete to collect the most coins to help fund teachers' classroom wish lists. This year the class that collects the most coins will win a Game Day and Pizza Party! There will be one winning class in each grade. All the proceeds go to fund books for the Hillside community. To participate, you can send coins with your child in bags or other easily accessible containers. No bills please.

Coat Drive Kicks off Oct 15th

Starting Tuesday, October 15 until November 22, please drop your CLEAN and GENTLY-USED infant, kids and adult WINTER coats in the collection bin in the Main Office. Last year, Hillside collected 57 coats for the Jersey Cares Coat Drive. This year’s goal is 75 coats!

November Highlights
Nov 1 (Fr) Coin Challenge Kicks Off 
Nov 1 (Fr) Fundraiser Starts 
Nov 7-8 School Closed Teacher's Convention
Nov 11-15 Scholastic Book Fair 
Nov 13 (We) Book Fair Special Loved Ones Afternoon Tea 3:30-6pm
Nov 14 (Th) Book Fair Family Event and Book Signing 6:30pm-8:30pm
Nov 15 (Fr) PTA Meeting 9:30am Rm 22
Nov 25 (Mo) Curriculum Night 6:30-8:30pm
Nov 27 (We) Early Dismissal 2:10pm
Nov 28-29 School Closed Thanksgiving

Join the Hillside PTA!

Any adult is eligible to join – parents, grandparents, caregivers – by paying the $12.00 annual membership fee for individuals, and $20 for families. Join online!

Fall 2019 Explorers Class Descriptions

Follow this link to learn more about each class offered

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