This past Sunday, Team Hill Dillos had more than 40 runners participate in the Cap10K! It was a bit cold but fun for all! Thanks for all the support and encouragement Coach Schafer! And thanks to all the runners who supported our effort to be fit and healthy here at Hill!

Dear Hill Community, Thank you for a smooth month of September.  Now we are moving into cooler temperatures of the fall months.  This means that 5th grade DilloQuest Camp and our Hill Carnival are soon ahead of us.  This is always a fun time of the year to celebrate families and community! As stated on the Hill Calendar October 23 is a Professional Development Day for staff.  Students do not have…

The Walking School Bus is a fun and hassle free way for Dillos to get to school.  Starting the second day of school, Tuesday-August 21st, our wonderful PE teachers will be at the Hillcrest Church parking lot starting at 7:15am.  They will provide fun activities for the students and walk them to the school at 7:28am

On FIRST day of School there will be NO assembly. Hill encourages Kinder students to come no earlier than 7:30AM and go straight to classrooms.  If students need to come earlier, then they should report the to Gym/Cafeteria. 1st-5th grade students are encouraged to come no earlier than 7:15AM and go straight to classrooms.  If students need to come earlier, then they should report to the Gym/Cafeteria. SECOND DAY OF SCHOOL On this day, and all subsequent days, students…

Dear Parents, As many of you may know the PTA bought eclipse glasses for our students to be able to safely watch the partial eclipse tomorrow. We purchased these glasses back in July in order to ensure we had them in time and were very excited to provide such a fun, educational experience for our Hill Dillos. Soon thereafter, there was information published that some of the glasses could have been…

Save time and Sign up online!  Avoid long lines at Open House and have more time to meet your child’s teacher.  Load up on all the back-to-school goodies, like birthday posters and books, yearbooks, directories and more! Sign up online will be available until midnight , TONIGHT-August 13th.  T-shirts ordered through Open House will be delivered 3-4 weeks after school starts.    You will also notice we have a new Hill Website.  We are very excited about…

Wednesday, August 16 5:30pm-7:00pm Austin Board of Realtors This past June, the AISD Board of Trustees voted in favor of bringing a bond package before taxpayers this November. Within this bond proposition are monies designated to address the overcrowding issues facing Doss and Hill Elementary Schools. Please come be a part of the discussion on Wednesday, August 16 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Austin Board of Realtors located…

Dear Hill Families, Kalimera, Hill Dillos! This is the traditional greeting in Greece, meaning “good day” which I learned on my trip to Greece this summer. My husband and I had a wonderful time exploring Greek culture with the Anderson Latin Club students. My family also enjoyed spending time together and traveling to the beach in Port Aransas. I’ve managed to read a handful of books and attended Instructurecon in Colorado…

Please mark down the important dates below on your calendar: **Please note Pre-K & Kinder Back to School Night on August 17th has been cancelled and will be held the same night as 1st-5th grade Back to School Night.  That date HAS NOT been determined, but we will keep you posted. Wednesday, August 16 – 4PM Class Lists Posted on the Front Doors Thursday, August 17- 9AM-2PM – Teacher Helper Day…

After school child care is currently full, but accepting names for the wait list.  Please contact Jaye if you would like to be added to the wait list. Jaye Burke Bunde Administrative Assistant Hill Elementary School 512-414-4265