October 3 3rd Grade Performance Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, Cafeteria, 6:30pm October 3-7 Custodian Appreciation Week Principal/Assistant Principal Appreciation Week October 7 Early Release Day, School Ends at 1:30pm October 8 Merch Pick Up, Front Drive, 9:00-11:00am October 11 Spirit Night at Marco’s Pizza October 12 Walk to School Day October 13 PTA General Meeting, Library, 7:45am October 14 Student Holiday October 17-21 Bus Driver Appreciation Week Crossing Guard Appreciation Week…

Dear Hill Community, We hope you are enjoying this more autumn-like weather! Your update this week is all about upcoming bond and election information, including a special presentation you can attend. Early voting in the 2022 Bond election begins October 24th. Election Day is November 8th. Please click here to view a one-page Facility Project Sheet that outlines how the upcoming November bond election could affect Hill School. Please also check out…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to our Hill faculty and staff celebrating birthdays this month! We are grateful for you and wish you the best! 10/02 Lisa Nguyen. 10/08 Brandi Watson. 10/08 Linda Glass. 10/14 Terri Banda. 10/15 Tammy Leyva. 10/24 Christine Combs. 10/25 Brittany Bayer. 10/25 Michele Dare. 10/30 Melissa Monreal.

We are excited to kick off our 2022-2023 Staff Appreciation Calendar by recognizing our OUTSTANDING CUSTODIANS and PRINCIPALS THIS WEEK, October 3rd-7th!  Dillos, we invite you to bring in handmade cards and crafts to say “thank you!”  You’re also welcome to bring in tasty breakfasts/lunches, yummy treats, or anything else that says “we appreciate you!”  New this year, the Staff Appreciation Committee has a line-item budget, so the PTA will be…

Hill Elementary will accept nominations for the Gifted and Talented Program from September 19th through October 7th for ALL grades (kindergarten through 5th).  For more information about the Austin ISD GT Program, please visit the Austin ISD Advanced Academics website. Nomination Process (For Parents): 1) Please complete the GT Nomination Form. 2) Check your emails for the parent observation checklist on October 7th.

It’s here!  It’s here!  We are so excited that our 2022-2023 Spirit Gear is here!  Please swing through the front, circle drive THIS SATURDAY, October 8th from 9-11am to pick up your swag.  Our Merch Guys will be out front with all of our orders.

Parents and caregivers, please do your Dillo Best when driving during drop off and pick up.  Here are a few reminders: -observe the reduced speed limit, -only turn right into the carline, -only turn right out of the carline, -do not make illegal u-turns in the street, -follow our crossing guards’ directions. Thank you Hill families for keeping our students and staff safe!

We want to say a BIG THANK YOU to all the parents who have helped in the lunchroom this year.  You’ve been wonderful!  We could still use some help.  We are looking for 2 volunteers to assist our lunchroom monitors!  It’s a short, daily shift in the cafeteria from 11:15am-12:15pm.  Sign up for a shift HERE.  Don’t forget that all volunteers must register and complete paperwork prior to volunteering, which you…

2022-2023 PIE Sponsors Coming Soon

Would you like to mentor a child at Hill? Austin Partners in Education is working with us to provide adult mentors for our Hill students. Mentors will meet with their students week for thirty minutes at Hill school, during the students’ lunch times. CLICK HERE for more information about the training and registration processes, and to register! Reach out to stephanie.winfrey@austinisd.org or sarah.kelton@austinisd.org with any questions!

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