3/10 and 3/11Used Books Sale 8:30am-3:15pm
4/21 - 4/24April Recess
Your child's memories at Hillside Elementary School can last a lifetime when you order a yearbook. Yearbooks will be available for purchase through the school or online.
Click here for details.
5th Annual Hillside vs. Eliot Faculty-Parent Basketball Game: March 6th, 7pm-10pm @NHS
The annual Hillside-Eliot Basketball game is scheduled for TODAY, March 6 at 7pm at the Needham High School.
Hillside Gives Back! An annual day of service supporting Cradles to Crayons
We need your help! For the first time ever, the Hillside community is participating in this town-wide community day of service to support children in need across Massachusetts.
Two ways you can help:
Next PTC Meeting: Wednesday March 11th, 7:15pm in the Media Center
BJ's Fuel Your Fundraiser Program
BJ's has offered everyone in our community a special discount on new and renewed memberships. They are giving $10 off inner circle memberships and $20 off rewards memberships PLUS 3 bonus months free to anyone that starts or renews a membership through the Hillside PTC. For renewed memberships, your 15 months will begin at the end of your current membership period (even if you just renewed yesterday!), so you will not lose out in this deal! For every new or renewed membership between March 9-20, 2015, BJ's will donate $5 back to the Hillside PTC. For more information, check out the informational flyer.
If you are interested in a new membership or renewing your current one, please complete this form and send it in to Hillside with your payment (checks must be made out to BJ's Wholesale Club, Inc.
Any questions? Please contact Seema Meloni.
Yearbook Team Needs Your Pics!
Do you have photos from this crazy winter at Hillside, Candy Bar Bingo Night?
Volunteer Opportunities: We Need You!
Hillside Liaison to the Needham Coalition for Youth Substance Abuse Prevention (NCYSAP)
The NCYSAP needs our help! They are asking that each school appoint 2 parent representatives to act as liaisons to the Coalition. Liaison responsibilities include attending 1 meeting per month to represent your school (1st Tuesday of each month from 9-10 am). The benefits of serving as the liaison are as follows:
If you are interested in serving as a liaison for Hillside, please contact Seema.
Committee Chair/ Volunteer Openings
We are seeking one or two parents to help organize the thank you committee. 5th graders meet once per month and write thank you notes to those in our community that do so much for our school and our children. Thank you note recipients have been so grateful for the hand written notes from our students! Come and be a part of this valuable Hillside community! For more information about the committee or how to volunteer, please contact Amy Lam.
Come be a part of the team! We are looking for several volunteers to allow this special program to continue for years to come!!! Hillside students enjoy and remember UDA from year to year. The program provides the children with a positive experience that educates them about people who have disabilities. If you would like to volunteer or get more information about the program please contact Christine Shusterman or Michelle Hoffmeister.
Check Out: PTC News!
Click here for the latest PTC Meeting Minutes (01/20/2015 - Pending Approval).
Send in your Box Tops! Drop them off in the box near front desk. You can either clip them and place them in zip top plastic bags or glue them to the BTFE collection sheets and drop them into the box.
Help Hillside through Amazon Smile
Do you order items online? Think of ordering through Amazon Smile to benefit Hillside School!
Next time you shop on Amazon, please use the following link to log in to your account and be sure to designate Hillside School Parent Teacher Council Trust as the organization you would like to support. Once you've done that, Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases back to the Hillside PTC each time you shop through Amazon Smile.
Hillside is now enrolled in the Stop & Shop A+ Rewards program. To register your Stop & Shop card please click here.
Did you know there's an easy way to help us raise money for our school? It's called Take Charge of Education, and it's helping our school right now. Have a Target REDcard? You can ensure it's working harder for you (and our school!).
Here's how it works: visit Target.com/tcoe or call 1-800-316-6142 to designate our school, then use your REDcard whenever you shop. When you use your REDcard (Target Credit Card, Target Debit Card or Target Visa Credit Card), Target will donate up to 1% of your purchases to the eligible K–12 school of your choice.
Grandparents, alumni, friends and neighbors are all welcome to participate in the program. The more people we involve, the harder the program works for our school.