Due to the late start day on the 12th, our UIL informational meeting for parents of students in grades 2 – 5 is now taking place this upcoming Tuesday, November 19th, at 7:45 am in the Hill Library.   UIL forms for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th graders went home last week and we have extended the deadline to Wednesday, November 20th. If you need another form please see the office.

Help make Hill families’ holidays a little bit brighter this holiday season!  Our hopes are to provide each family with one household wish list item and each child with an outfit (shirt and pants), a pair of shoes, and one gift from their wish list. Additionally, we hope to provide each family with an HEB gift card to use towards a holiday meal. Please sign up here.  All gifts are due…

Do you want to check a few items off your holiday shopping list?  It is that time again for the Hill PTA Holiday gift card sale.   You can purchase gift cards for the holidays at face value from the PTA and a percentage is retained by the school!   No additional cost to you and a fundraiser for the school.   Click here for an order form or check your student’s Wednesday…

The 5th grade class is hosting a food drive and coat drive this November.  They are collecting both non-perishable foods and gently used or new coats to donate to the Central Texas Food Bank and Coats for Kids. Click HERE for a helpful list of items to donate.  Each family is encouraged to bring 4 non-perishable food items and 1 child – teen size coat (new or gently used) by tomorrow, Monday, November…

Kendra Scott will host a Holiday Pop-Up Store at the PTA meeting this Thursday, November 21 at 7:45am in the Hill Library.  Get a jump on your holiday gift buying and earn Free Money for Hill; 20% of all sales will be donated back to the PTA!  Click HERE to preview Kendra’s latest styles and find something for yourself, your BFF, and your favorite teacher!

Operation Turkey Operation Turkey will deliver a Thanksgiving meal on Thanksgiving Day from 10:00am – 1:00pm.  To apply, go to this website and click Request A Meal. Thanksgiving Meals There are a number of locations around the city that offer meals in celebration of Thanksgiving.  You may call 2-1-1, press option 1,  for more information. Coats for Kids Coats for Kids is set for Saturday, December 7th, from 8:00 am to…

The Kindergarten classes will be having their Winter Carnival on Thursday, December 19th from 1:45pm – 2:30pm.  Many parent volunteers are needed for this event.  If you would like to volunteer, please contact your homeroom parents.   Please note that this event is for kindergarten students and parent volunteers only.

Still need to buy a Hill T-shirt for your little one?  It’s not too late!  Click here to purchase T-shirts, hats, Dillo koozies, yard signs, tumblers and more! Haven’t joined the PTA yet, no worries!  Click here to join!  Grandparents, aunts and uncles are all welcome!!

Author, Annette Bay Pimentel, is coming to Hill Elementary on Wednesday, November 20th to present to Pre-K through 2nd grades.  She loves true stories especially ones about real people. She spends her days reading nonfiction picture books and reviewing them on her website, researching in libraries, and writing about the people she discovers. We will have a limited number of books for sale before the visit, so if interested in purchasing,…