The Carnival is fast approaching. Help make carnival a success by sponsoring booths! Most of our attractions are still looking for sponsors. Local business owners and professionals: these attractions are a great way for your business to show its support for Hill, and give your business exposure to hundreds of local community members who are looking for your services. Plus, Carnival sponsorships count towards Hill’s Partners in Education membership, which provides…

We are so excited about Sports Day coming up this week!  Many thanks to Coach T and Coach Schafer for their organization of this healthy event! As a reminder, we will NOT have Assembly Wednesday, Thursday or Friday morning.  Students should still come to the cafeteria/gym at their normal time each morning.  At 7:35 a.m., teachers will come to the cafeteria/gym and walk their students back to their classrooms.  Students arriving…

Fitness Testing for all 3rd-5th grade students is underway at Hill! The state of Texas and AISD require using FitnessGram as a measure of student health and wellness. We will be measuring students’ BMI, cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength and endurance, and flexibility. For more information about FitnessGram, or to get a report of your student’s scores, please check out the PE website at www.dillostrong.weebly.com.

Interested in helping with 5th grade graduation?  Want to get involved in making 5th grade memories?  Come join us at our first committee meeting on Wed Oct 18 from 8am-9am at Galaxy Cafe.  We will be assembling committees for project graduation including wacky olympics, yearbook signing and dance, after school party, legacy gift, fundraiser and so much more! We need lots of help to make this a special day for our…

Last year, our Hill Dillos earned $2,300 from Box Tops for Education, so this year we’re setting our goal to $2,500.  With each valued at 10 cents, that’s a LOT of box tops, so we need your help! There are 2 easy ways to help raise money for our Hill Dillos! 1.  Collect box tops from everyday products (cereal, granola bars, canned veggies, ziploc bags, tissues, toilet paper, etc.) and send…

Open the door to reveal mesmerizing worlds of unforgettable Disney moments and grand illusions when Disney Live! Mickey and Minnie’s Doorway to Magic visits The Theatre at the Frank Erwin Center on Saturday, Dec. 23 for two performances at 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. Click here for more information.

Overcrowding at Hill has led to increased auto and pedestrian traffic around the school during drop-off and pick-up—increasing the risk for traffic accidents and unsafe conditions for pedestrians. If you choose to Park & Walk or Bike/Walk to school, please follow our Dillos Drive Smart Guidelines. We all struggle with getting kids to move in the morning, but a tardy slip is a much better option than breaking laws and endangering…

Go to www.balfour.com and select Yearbooks. Type Hill Elementary School and select our school. (MAKE SURE YOU CHOOSE HILL ELEMENTARY IN AUSTIN, TEXAS) Purchase a yearbook online using a credit or debit card. Questons? Email yearbook@hillelementary.com 5th Grade Ads now on sale!! Visit www.balfour.com and find our school. Make sure you select Hill Elementary in AUSTIN! Click the “Yearbook Ads” icon and select the size you want. $35 ½ pg, $55…