Welcome to Hillcrest Elementary School


"Inspiring and Empowering Every Child, Every Day".


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School Messenger Logo-Links to School Messenger Instructions PDF
SchoolMessenger will now be used as a notification system that will call, email and/or SMS text message important information from your student's school.  In the event that a notification is sent, SchoolMessenger will pull your contact information from ParentPortal.  Please click on the logo above for instruction on how to update your contact information in ParentPortal by going to connect.hcboe.net.
(If you are unable to download the PDF instruction document,
click on SchoolMessenger in the left side menu of the district home page.)

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DanNell Cameron, Hillcrest Teacher of the Year-Decorative Image
 2016-2017 Hillcrest's Teacher of the Year
Mrs. Cameron



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Breakfast Image-Links to Breakfast Menu PDF                                       Lunch Image-Links to Lunch Menu PDF


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Mark Your Calendars...Get Involved! 

(See Below)


April 17 - 27
TNReady Tests Begin This Week
Please make sure your kids are at school

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Field Trips
April 27th: Kindergarten to East High, 1:00
April 28th:
First Grade to Hands On Museum
Grades 3,4,5 to East High @ 1:00

School Events
•  Writing in Mathematics, Grades 3-5, 3:30-5:00 @ FV
•  Kindergarten Field Trip "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" @ East High
•  First Grade Field Trip- Hands On Museum, Johnson City
•  Grades 3-5 Field Trip "Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing" @ East High
•  Fifth Grade to MV 9:00-10:00
•  Art Monday
•  Teacher Field Day 1:30- 2:30
•  City Election Holiday: No School
•  Kindergarten Farm Day (May 4th in case of rain)
•  Grades 4-5 Field Day
Kids dress up as their favorite career. Some of the few are teachers, lawyers, doctors, and policemen.
Izzy & Jocelin are dressed up as Teachers

Watch Cindi "Seuss" McPherson's Class Read a Seuss Masterpiece

Kids learn how to create Abstract art for Art Day! Abstract art uses a visual language of shape, form, color and line to create...
Abstract Art

Fourth Grade Enrichment learn how to create snap circuits.
Kids creating snap circuits

Parents and kids came to Dr. Seuss parents night where they made marshmallow Truffula trees, played pin the tail on the cat,...
Cat in the Hat with students

Watch our cowboys and cowgirls sock it to cancer at the Cowboy Sock-Hop!
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Watch Hillcrest students share their love of writing
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One Friday every month, we have Art Friday. Students make an art project based on different themes. Students colored coffee...
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Fun Night was a great success! Teachers and staff sponsored fun and exciting game booths for all ages. Booths such as......
Lori Horner and Stacy Knight in front of Fear Factor

Ava Mckinney was crowned our Hillcrest Queen. She brought in the most donations. Congratulations Ava!
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Hillcrest would like to honor our bus drivers, for making sure our kids get to school and home safely.
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Judge Beth Boniface, wife of School Board Member Dr. Shahin Assadnia, reads to Hillcrest Kindergarten in celebration of the 10th...
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Mrs. Smith's 1st Grade Class uses Gus the Plus for addition.
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International night was a success at Hillcrest. Our students and their parents brought food from their country they are from....
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We would like to congratulate Mrs. Darnell Shaftner and the ladies of the Hillcrest cafeteria for receiving a score of a 100...
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Vietnam veterans gifted Hillcrest today with great American flags for every classroom!   Thank you for our flags and...
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Mrs. Anderson's Class Learns Number Bingo.
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Kindergarten, First, and Second grade students along with their parents met their childrens teachers. Parents were able to...
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Third, fourth and fifth grade students along with their parents met their childrens teachers. Parents were able to see their...
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Hillcrest Backs The Blue by supporting our local law enforcement and our SRO officer Dustin Reed. Officer Reed was given a...
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MyPaymentsPlus is a system used by all Hamblen County Schools for online payment of school fees, PreK tuition,  ESP tuition,...
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