Dear Hill Community, It is Hill Hoopla week! We hope to see you at Q2 Stadium on Friday for this fun annual event. This is such an important fundraiser for our school. Please know all of the money raised supports our students. More information for Hoopla can be found here. Purchase your tickets today for this adult-only event! Reminder: We have a Principal Check-In this Thursday, April 7th at 7:45a in our…

Dear Hill Community, We enjoyed a fantastic week of learning as we returned from spring break. This communication has several opportunities for surveys to reflect on this year and look ahead to next year. Thanks for ensuring you check out the links below. Here are a few quick reminders before you read further. Friday is a student holiday with no school (April 1st). This is for all schools in AISD as our staff…

Dear Hill Community,  This upcoming week we celebrate Austin ISD Pride Week. This is a time to highlight the district’s and Hill’s commitment to creating a safe, supportive and inclusive environment. On Monday, we encourage interested students and families to wear a solid colored shirt so we can show our support for all students as we create a tapestry of color. At our Monday assembly, we will review our No Place…

Dear Hill Community, It is a big week at Hill School! That follows a weekend in which our UIL Dillos represented us so well at our competition. We look forward to some fun celebrations everyone can be a part of the next few days. As a reminder, Friday (March 4th) is a student and staff holiday. While we don’t have school this Friday, our annual Hill Country Carnival is that night…

Dear Hill Community,  We were excited to end the week with 0 confirmed COVID cases on Wednesday or Thursday. Dillo Cheer! While our cases in the district dropped by 58% this week from the prior week, numbers of cases were still very high. We will continue with our layered safety measures on campus. Thank you all again for the support that helped us get through a very difficult month together! This…

Dear Hill Community,  We appreciate your support this week as we successfully began a new semester. Obviously, we are beginning the spring during a challenging time. Thank you all for your clear messaging to your students on the importance of masking and handwashing throughout the day. We were so proud of our community this week. We will continue with the clearest messaging possible. Please remember, Austin ISD is offering free testing…

Dear Hill Community, It was an awesome week of learning on campus. Below are a few notes and reminders. It is with mixed emotions that we share with you all that our amazing nurse, Dianna Pierson, has taken a position as a Public Health Nurse with the CDC Foundation. We will miss her greatly as an employee but will continue to see her as a Dillo parent! We know she will…

Dear Hill Community, As we wrap-up the fall semester this week, I want to truly thank our entire school community for the support you have shown our campus so far this year. Our teachers and staff have gone above and beyond to meet our students where they are and grow every one of our Dillos. Our parents and guardians have shown flexibility and understanding throughout an ever-changing few months. Looking back…

Dear Hill Community, We hope everyone had a fantastic holiday week! We now look forward to three weeks of fun learning as we wind down the calendar year. This week is the last chance for fall retake pictures for your student(s) on Wednesday, December 1st. You can click here if you are interested to sign up. This is our second retake day after some logistical issues with our first one. If you…

Dear Hill Community, We have one week of school until the fall break! Hill School will be closed from November 22-26. We hope everyone enjoys the nice time with family. Here is a recording of our Veterans Day assembly we held virtually Thursday. Thank you to Ryan Kelly who shared his story, as well as Allison Brundidge for her help organizing. If you missed our Principal Check-In on Thursday, you can click here for a recording…

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