Hillcrest Parent Handbook

Closings and Delays

Emergency Safety Plan

Emergency Preparedness Information


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Welcome to Hillcrest Elementary

Hillcrest Elementary is located in Catonsville, which is a community in the southwest region of Baltimore County.  Student enrollment for the 2016-2017 school year will be approximately 688.  Hillcrest presents with a diverse student population including 30% minority, 24% FARMS, and 11% special education. 

Results from standardized assessments have been consistently high in both reading and math for all subgroups of students across all grade levels.  Hillcrest has been recognized at local and state levels for outstanding student achievement results. 

The PTA at Hillcrest is an active force in the community.  Many evening and weekend activities are sponsored by the PTA and planned by collaborative groups of parents and teachers. Hillcrest enjoys the support of community sponsors including UMBC, CCBC and Notre Dame College. 



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The Hillcrest Vision


Hillcrest Elementary is a Professional Learning Community committed to the achievement of all students.  Through an integrated holistic approach students will develop personally, socially, and academically, in order to thrive in a global society.


 

Dr. Doug Elmendorf, Principal
Ms. Denise Kelley, Assistant Principal
Mrs. Cheryl Shaw, Assistant Principal