Middle School Exemption Policy for THIS YEAR ONLY:
Students will be exempt from their 4th NINE WEEKS EXAM in a class if the following criteria is met:
*70 Average for 4th Nine Weeks
*No Major Discipline Issues that result in ISI or Suspension.
Students who are EXEMPT from 4th Nine Weeks Exams will receive their last graded assignments on Friday, May 21, 2021.
For students who are NOT EXEMPT and/or who are
on campus May 24-28:
Final Exam Schedule
Monday, 5/24 – Review Day
Tuesday, 5/25 – English, Math & AM Electives
Wednesday, 5/26 – Science, SS & PM Electives
Thursday, 5/27 - Half Day (Dismissal at 11:30 am)
Friday, 5/28 - Half Day (Dismissal at 11:30 am)
Congratulations to our Honor Roll Students
for 3rd 9 Weeks:
Thank you to our STUDENT ATHLETES for working hard this season - on and off the field!Congratulations to the HMS teams in Mrs. Hinton's classes that won top awards in the Alabama Stock Market Game!5 teams from our school placed in the top 10 teams at the state level! They began with a $100,000 portfolio, researched companies, & made online trades to earn huge profits.
1st place with $148,000 - Rowan Haynes & Shadedra Collins3rd place with $121,000 - Maelyn Tinker, Madison Long, & Ivan Cortes Garcia5th place with $117,000 - Carson Coleman, Jaida Thomas, Rachael Shanklin, & Adyson Greene-Jenkins7th place with $113,000 - Rianna Adams, Sidney Lowery, Jaida Thomas, & Jaelin King8th place with $112,000 - Emily Ervin, Kylee Templeton, & Diniya Boston
Congratulations to our PTLA Team for receiving a grant award for our Recycling Project!
Teacher Team Members: LeeAnn Robertson, Rachel Patterson
Parent Team Members: Amber Faulkner, Brandy Frost
SPRING TESTING REMOTE LEARNERS ONLY:
6th Grade Testing Dates:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - April 19, 20 and 21
7th Grade Testing Dates:
Thursday and Friday - April 22 and 23
8th Grade Testing Dates:
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday - April 26, 27 and 28
*Testing starts at 8 am and will finish around 11 am each day.
For more information about the ACAP Summative Assessments or to try out a practice test, please visit https://wbte.drcedirect.com/AL/portals/al. Once you visit the website, find “ACAP SUMMATIVE: Online Tools Training”. Select the grade level and subject that applies.
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER:
FOR 6th and 7th Graders - ATHLETIC TRYOUT INFO
Monday, April 26th, 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm (6th Grade Only)
Tuesday, April 27, 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm (7th Grade Only)
Monday, May 10 at 3:30 pm (Girls Only)
Tuesday, May 11 at 3:30 pm (Boys Only)
*Tryouts will be held at the high school football field.
FOOTBALL SPRING TRAINING
Monday, May 10 - Friday, May 21
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
FOR 8TH GRADERS ONLY - ATHLETIC TRYOUT INFO
Boys' Basketball Tryouts
Wednesday, April 28th
3:30 HHS Gym
Congratulations to our Honor Roll Students
for 2nd 9 Weeks:
For Future Reference (In the event of an A/B Day Schedule):
Generally, students are divided alphabetically
for A Days and B Days.
A Days: Students with last names A-K.
B Days: Students with last names L-Z.
There are exceptions to this rule. ALL CAMPUS LEARNERS will be notified of their scheduled day before they leave on Friday, December 11.
2019-2020 Yearbooks are here!
Remote Learners: Call the Main Office to pick up yours or
contact Ms. Fladstol (firstname.lastname@example.org) to order your copy for $40!
Thanks to the Church of the Highlands
for bringing snacks and sodas for teachers!
We appreciate your support.
The design of this two-day camp focuses on beginning and experienced players who are interested in participating in the Spring 2021 volleyball season. Particular attention will be given to develop individual’s volleyball skills and the understanding of “team” concept. Campers should bring appropriate volleyball/practice attire, gym shoes, kneepads, and water. Please be sure to submit all checks, physical forms, and permission forms to Hillcrest High School by March 22, 2021.
This Course Selection Card is for current 7th grade students. Please select your top SIX ELECTIVE CHOICES. Some courses have fees that must be paid in order to buy the supplies needed for the class. All required fees are listed beside the course title.
This Course Selection Card is for current 6th grade students. Please select your top SIX ELECTIVE CHOICES. Some courses have fees that must be paid in order to buy the supplies needed for the class. All required fees are listed beside the course title.
This Course Selection Card is for current 5th grade students. Please select your top SIX ELECTIVE CHOICES. Some courses have fees that must be paid in order to buy the supplies needed for the class. All required fees are listed beside the course title.
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Thanks to our wonderful Adopt-a-School Partners for supporting the students and staff at Hillcrest Middle School!Thanks also to DCH Sports Medicine for providing training services for our student athletes.
Hillcrest Middle School makes a B
on the Education State Report Card!!!!
We are happy for the growth shown since last year!
We also know that the growth needs to continue. Parents will receive a letter soon about our detailed plans for growth that will include challenging our students in the classroom through deeper thinking, quality questioning and hands-on learning. We also want to focus on ATTENDANCE and the importance of students coming to school EVERY DAY.
To view the specific results, view information on the State Department Website.
You can also learn more about the results by clicking here.