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Mabel's Labels
Fundraising Program

The Hillcrest PTA has begun a new program with Mabel's Labels.
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Label your kid's clothes, camping gear, and sporting equipment with these personalized labels.  Hillcrest will earn 20% back on every order that is placed through the link.

eScrip - free money for Hillcrest

For School Hours see the Handbook

If your child is absent: You must contact the Hillcrest office. Speak to Joan Cannon or Khadejha Valere.
California Distinguished School

Welcome to Hillcrest School

Hillcrest is a K-8 school located near Broadway Terrace and Hwy 13, in Oakland, California. Our community of teachers, staff, parents and students strives to provide all students with a firm foundation in academic skills and an appreciation of lifelong learning. Due to over capacity with all grades at Hillcrest, please contact the OUSD student assignment office for the 2013 school year.

The Walkathon and Carnival is coming - Saturday, April 26, 2014

Register your child for the walkathon here, and help raise funds for Hillcrest!

Old-fashioned paper pledge form is here.

Crepevine Fundraiser!

The Crepevine Fundraiser is happening next Monday (March 17, 2014, 4PM-10PM) at Crepevine on College Ave. Crepevine will give 50% back to Hillcrest from the dine out event. Alcohol not included.

People must eat in, and must present the flyer. Look for the flyer in your child's back pack or print the attached one.

Download the Flyer Here.

Online PTA Donations can be made here

Pizza Friday is Back!

4th - 8th graders are invited to sign up for Pizza Fridays, this year with Jules' thin-crust pizza. Click here for more info and a link to the sign-up form.

Hillcrest Event Calendar Brochure - available here (pdf)

Registration forms, emergency kit order forms, etc. are available here.

New Fundraising Programs!

Holiday Scrip Gift Cards Available Now!


Amazon Shopping Rewards

Attention all you Amazon shoppers! Before you buy anything from Amazon, click on the shopping link logo on the right. Going to Amazon from the Hillcrest PTA website will ensure that 4-8% of the money you spend will be donated to the Hillcrest PTA. Tell your neighbors and family too. Bookmark it as one of your favorites! Want to know more about other Scrip/RetailPrograms? Click here.

2013 - 2014 School Hours

School hours have changed!

Welcome to the new school year! Please note the changes in the school hours schedule below. This info is also posted on the Handbook page. Whether you're a new or returning family, please review the Handbook page for other important info like arrival/dropoff procedures, parking, and attendance.

Regular Days Minimum Days**
Grades Arrival Time Dismissal Time Arrival Time Dismissal Time
K - 5 8:30 a.m.* 2:50 p.m. 8:30 a.m.* 1:15 p.m.
6 - 8 8:15 a.m. 2:39 p.m. 8:15 a.m. 1:09 p.m.

(Please note that this schedule is subject to change. Check back periodically.)
* At 8:28 am, grades K-5 will form a circle on the yard for the daily opening ceremony.
** Minimum days (early release days) are Wednesdays and a few additional days assigned by OUSD. Please check the school calendar or the weekly Yellow Pages newsletter for updates.

Hillcrest School  •  30 Marguerite Drive  •  Oakland, CA 94618  •   Tel 510-879-1270  •  Fax 510-985-1043