Category: Announcements

Monday August 22 to Friday August 26 – Minimum Days

A reminder to parents that Monday August 22 to Friday August 26 inclusive are minimum days. Children will be dismissed at 1:15.

Monday, August 22 PTA First Coffee/Volunteer Sign-ups

Join us on the playground after morning dropoff to mingle with your fellow parents and learn about exciting PTA volunteer opportunities.

Monday, August 22 First Day of School

The full OUSD school calendar is available here.

Saturday, August 20 All School clean-up – 9:00 am to Noon on the playground

Help make Hillcrest beautiful to start the year! Contact Justin Hyde or Stuart Maus for further information.

Friday, August 19 Kindergarten Ice Cream Social 4:00 to 6:00 pm on the playground

Calling all New Kindergarten Families! Please join us on Friday, August 19th from 4pm to 6pm on the playground for ice cream and some quality time with your teachers and classmates before the first day of school. Hope to see you there.

Interested in Extracurricular French for Next Year?

Are you interested in having your child participate in extracurricular French classes at Hillcrest next year? EFBA offers French classes to French speaking and English speaking students K-8th grade at Hillcrest after school. We have had multiple families participate this past year and welcome new families for next year. The EFBA program is a wonderful way introduce your child to the French language and culture in in a small class setting.
Please contact Elizabeth Hollendoner at with questions. Or you can register directly at the EFBA website