AISD Summer Theatre Series - Austin ISD’s Performing Arts Center is proud to present their 2021 Summer Theatre Series!  This year’s shows include Mamma Mia, Still Life with Iris, and Charlotte’s Web.  The summer theatre series allows AISD students to collaborate, create, and excel onstage and behind the scenes.  The productions feature students from throughout the district as actors, dancers, and tech crew and are directed by a team of AISD teachers.  Purchase tickets on the…
From Principal Drummond - Dear Hill Community, We are missing our Dillos on campus but hope everyone is having a summer of fun! The Drummond family went to South Padre for a rain-soaked few days with the little one last week. We have plenty to share about what is going on around Hill School. We wanted to ensure we updated our community on staffing that continues over the summer: Laura Jones will be transitioning from…
Sprout School Supplies Last Chance - There are only two days left to order your school supplies through Sprout!  Just head over to www.sproutsupplies.com for your exact, teacher-selected items.  Enter school code HES003 then select your child’s grade level for the upcoming school year.  When you order through Sprout School Supplies you skip a trip to the store AND your raise money for Hill Elementary!  We receive a small portion of cash back for each box purchased. …
Garden Work Day July 17th - Calling all wheelbarrow owners!  We need your help this weekend!  Join us this Saturday, July 17th from 8am to 11:00am as we spread mulch for a mud-free walking surface, set stepping stones, install the self-watering system in the community beds, and fill the remaining garden beds with dirt.  Friends, family, and neighbors are all welcome.  Please let Elissa Adams (eclaire18@gmail.com) and Julie Neitzel (julieneitzel@gmail.com) know if you will be there.  Bring…
AISD Summer Meals Resume - This summer, families can pick up free meals for children and caregivers at AISD schools throughout Austin. Picking up these free meals provides funding to Austin ISD, which in turn allows us to expand food access to even more families! How to find AISD summer meal sites in your area:  Text FOOD or COMIDA to 512-229-9110. View all sites and service times on the AISD website. Who qualifies: Meals are free for…
Ways to Stay Connected - PTA Newsletter:  Sign up for Dillo Details here  PTA Facebook Page: @hillelementarypta PTA Instagram Page: @hillelementarypta PTA Google Calendar: Google Calendar  AISD Calendars for 2021–2022 & 2022–2023
Free Meals July 5th – 9th - Families can use the community resources below to find free meals in their area while Austin ISD offices, schools, and meal sites are closed from July 5-9: Central Texas Food Bank – Find Food Now Central Texas Food Bank – Free Summer Meals for Children under 19  United Way for Greater Austin – ConnectATX Texas Health and Human Services – Call 2-1-1 or (877) 541-7905 to speak to a live operator.  Good Work Austin, a community…
Deadline Extended – Trojan Pop Warner Football and Cheer - The Trojan Pop Warner Football and Cheer Fall 2021 registration deadline has been extended! Our mission statement is to teach the fundamentals of football and cheer to help build the foundation for future athletes. We strive to not only coach the sport but coach character that is carried both on and off the field. With scholarships and a first come first serve equipment leasing program available we’ve made it easy for…
AISD Technology Curbside Locations - Austin ISD Technology will be hosting 3 curbside locations for the 2021 summer! Students and staff will be able to return or exchange AISD student/staff devices and peripherals such as Chromebooks, iPads, laptops, hotspots, or chargers! (PLEASE NOTE: walk-up curbsides are not able to exchange 2nd grade students’ iPads for Chromebooks. Exchanges may be made for broken devices and chargers for working ones) Each location will run Monday-Thursday, beginning June 7th and ending July 29th! Curbside will be closed the week of July 5th.  The locations and…
Mark Your Calendar! - July 2-25:   Spirit Gear Sales July 13: Deadline to Order Sprout School Supplies (Click here to order) July 17 Hill Garden Work Day, 8am – 11am July 26: Online Open House begins August 13:   Class Lists Announced August 14: New Student Play date Hill Garden Work Day, 8am – 11am August 16: Meet the Teacher August 17:   FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL! **All dates are subject to change
Anderson HS PALS - Our Anderson HS PALS will continue to post to their YouTube channel this summer with fun content. Students can learn fun crafts or have a PAL read to them over YouTube! Check it out here.
big dillo cheer THANK YOU and a Few Reminders from PTA - The last day of school is this THURSDAY, June 3rd. On behalf of the Hill PTA Executive Board and our community, THANK YOU to our amazing Hill staff and teachers for going above and beyond this school year!  We would not have survived this year without you. We would also like to say THANK YOU to our wonderful school community for being supportive and to our awesome Hill Dillos for being active…
Principal Check-In Video from May 25th - Click here to view the video from the Principal Check-In held on Tuesday, May 25th.
Reminder – No School Tomorrow - Hill Elementary School will be closed on Monday, May 31st in observance of Memorial Day.
Art News – Congratulations and a Big Dillo Cheer! - Congratulations and a big Dillo Cheer to Brinkly E. (5th grade) for winning her category of the Book People Bookmark Art Contest! This was a city-wide contest and quite competitive. Her bookmark design will be professionally printed and available at the Book People store in the upcoming weeks. Way to go, Brinkly!
5th Grade Dillo Car Parade - Come cheer on your fellow Dillos at the 5th grade car parade on Wednesday, June 2 at 4:00pm.  Wear your Dillo pride! Make a sign and make some noise for your outgoing 5th grader! See route information below.
Thank You PIE Sponsors! - As we wrap up this school year, we want to say THANK YOU to our 2020-2021 Hill Partners In Education Sponsors!  We are grateful for you and and appreciate your support.  Your generous donations have helped purchase technology devices, software, specialized curriculum, classroom needs, and support for facilities and administrators.  Thank you for supporting our Dillos!  We couldn’t do this without you! DIAMOND Austin Avenue/Shay Hargus Webb The Fitness School Loewy…
Belles Summer Dance Camp 2021 - Do you have an aspiring Trojan Belle?  Join us for Belles Summer Dance Camp 2021!  Visit TrojanBelles.com for more information, and reach out to Terri Banda at bellessummerdancecamp@gmail.com with any questions.  Hope to see you there!
Lost and Found – Open Wednesday and Thursday - Lost and Found will be open this Wednesday (5/26) and Thursday (5/27), from 3:30pm to 5:00pm.  Stop by the North Portico to check for your missing items!
Calendar and Ways to Stay Connected - Subscribe to the Google Calendar and all the important Hill events will already be on your calendar! 2020–21 updated Austin ISD Calendar. 2021–22 and 2022–23 AISD Board of Trustees approved calendars Other ways to stay connected: Hill PTA Instagram: @hillelementarypta Hill PTA Facebook: @hillelementarypta