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Principal's Corner

October News

Posted by Jacqueline Liburd
on 10-09-14
Jacqueline Liburd, Principal
Dear Hillcrest Families,

Here we are almost 2 months completed...


2014-2015 District Calendar



  • ¡En Español!
    Para traducir esta página al español, por favor, vaya a la pestaña "Translate this page" en la parte superior izquierda de esta página.
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  • School opens for students: 8:00 AM
    Class begins: 8:20 AM
    School dismisses: 2:47 PM 
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  • dan
    Teacher, Daniel Calabro, creates a Hillcrest Hawks pumpkin
    to give our school some spirit for the fall holidays!
    You can see more of his creations at our upcoming "Not So SCARY Movie Night!"
    Pumpkins will be available through our fundraising raffle!
    We hope to see you there! Wednesday, October 29th. 7-9 PM
    (permission slip is required)
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  • anti bullying
    October is Anti-Bullying month. 
    In efforts to spread awareness, our students took part in a pledge against bullying in our school. 
    Come see it for yourselves! Our pledge stands united in our main lobby! 
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The PHS Interact Club presents the 16th Annual 
Safe Halloween
 Saturday, October 25 at 11:00 a.m.
PHS Cafeteria
Young children and their families are invited to Trick-or-Treat, play fun games and make a Halloween craft.

Click on the link below to view the Superintendent's 9/20/14 presentation on the proposed Guardian Academy Charter School of Peekskill.

Please click this link to read our Public Hearing speakers' speeches in Spanish.
 Por favor haga clic aquí para ver todos nuestros discursos de los oradores traducidos al Español.
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Hangin' at Hillcrest
Click here for our 2014-2015 schedule of events. 


  • New Theater Program Takes Center Stage at PCSD

    For some, the art of acting comes naturally, while for others it is a skill to develop, but whether or not they were born to be on stage, Peekskill students at Hillcrest Elementary, Peekskill Middle School and Peekskill High School will now have the opportunity to develop their acting talents thanks to the District’s newly implemented Theater Program.

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  • New Community Schools Initiative Program Comes to Hillcrest Elementary

    The Hillcrest Community Schools Initiative, which has been funded for the next three years, plans to address a wide range of support services for Peekskill’s students and their families including health care, counseling, nutrition, and job preparation services.

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