Welcome to Hillcrest Elementary School


"Inspiring and Empowering Every Child, Every Day".




Teacher of the Year

Leslie Brooks, Teacher of the Year



Congratulations to Hillcrest's 2017-2018

Teacher of the Year, 

Mrs. Leslie Brooks!




Upcoming Events


Upcoming Important Dates (English)

Próximas Fechas Importantes (Español)


Updated Cowboy Connection

School Newsletter 



School Messenger
SchoolMessenger is 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.  Update your contact information in ParentPortal by going to connect.hcboe.net.

SchoolMessenger Information and Instructions (English and Spanish)


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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

One Friday every month, we have Art Friday. Students make an art project based on different themes. Students colored coffee...
Art Friday

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!
Hillcrest's Queen

Hillcrest would like to honor our bus drivers, for making sure our kids get to school and home safely.
Honoring Bus Drivers

Judge Beth Boniface, wife of School Board Member Dr. Shahin Assadnia, reads to Hillcrest Kindergarten in celebration of the 10th...
Imagination Library 10th Anniversary

Mrs. Smith's 1st Grade Class uses Gus the Plus for addition.
Gus the Plus Game

We would like to congratulate Mrs. Darnell Shaftner and the ladies of the Hillcrest cafeteria for receiving a score of a 100...
Score of 100!

Vietnam veterans gifted Hillcrest today with great American flags for every classroom!   Thank you for our flags and...
Flags from Veterans

Mrs. Anderson's Class Learns Number Bingo.  
Number Bingo

Kindergarten, First, and Second grade students along with their parents met their childrens teachers. Parents were able to...
Open House K-12

Third, fourth and fifth grade students along with their parents met their childrens teachers. Parents were able to see their...
Open House

Hillcrest Backs The Blue by supporting our local law enforcement and our SRO officer Dustin Reed. Officer Reed was given a...
Backing the Blue!

MyPaymentsPlus is a system used by all Hamblen County Schools for online payment of school fees, PreK tuition,  ESP tuition,...
Use MyPayments Plus for your students school-related payments.