Dear Hill Community, We hope you have enjoyed a relaxing holiday break with family and friends! Our Hill staff is thankful everyday to work in such a supportive community with your amazing students. November went by like a flash, and we are gearing up for a very busy December. This time of year is so exciting with many class celebrations taking place, along with wonderful learning about all of the different…

We are so fortunate to be a neighborhood school with many families choosing to bike to school. This is a wonderful way to stay healthy! Recently, we are seeing more students who bike on their own to school make unsafe choices. If you do have students who bike to school, thank you for talking with them on these safety reminders: When entering or exiting the campus, be sure to wait and…

Hill students and staff are invited to participate in a week of spirit to celebrate our choice to be drug free beginning this week: December 2nd – 6th.  Click here to see a full list of spirit days. Monday, Dec 2 – Wear your favorite team jersey or shirt Tuesday, Dec. 3 – Wear your favorite hat to school Wednesday, Dec. 4 – Wear your silliest pair of socks Thursday, Dec. 5…

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…

Join the Running Trojans for the 8th annual Anderson Classic Basketball tournament scheduled for Dec 5th-7th. Come watch AHS Men’s basketball compete with seven other great high school teams from around Texas.  Tickets are $8 for adults/ $3 for students for one day.  All students wearing AHS basketball camp shirts will get in for free.  The full game schedule can be found here. The Trojans are set to play Thursday night at…

On the night of Friday, December 6, starting at 5:30, Night of the Robots will occur in the Applied Technology Center at Anderson High School. If you are a first-timer, NotR is a night where parents can drop off their children at a mini robotics night camp where they learn about engineering and robotics. Parents can enjoy a night off from the kids, which is usually the long-overdue break that they…

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.

Congratulations to the 25 Hill artists who recently entered this art contest! As a thank you, Bookspring sent Whataburger coupons to each artist who entered. Note: the coupons expire at the end of December, so use them quickly. A very special congratulations to 4th grader Anna C., who was a Finalist in this contest — for the second year in a row! Bookspring gave her a Book People gift certificate as…

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.