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Accredited & Accountable
Yes, Hillcrest Christian School is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). We are committed to the highest quality in our academic programs and we are also committed to individualizing our teaching techniques and curriculum to meet the needs of each student.
Above all we are accountable to the Lord. The educational philosophy of Hillcrest Christian School is based on a God-centered view of life. We partner with Christian families to help students develop their talents, abilities, and character to impact this world for the Lord.
We Keep You In The Loop
Our online school system management platform, RenWeb, gives you and your children access to up-to-date information about grades, test schedules, classroom events, transcripts and more. Of course, there’s an APP for that. You can access your Renweb account via smart phones and tablets.
In addition, Hillcrest Christian School sends families a weekly email newsletter, a quarterly INDEPTH magazine, and our ParentLink program allows us to call all parents immediately. Of course, our web site is also up-to-date with information about latest HCS events, school announcements, sports scores, and more.
We Love Our Parents
We know it is the parent’s responsibility to bring up their children in the discipline and instruction of the Lord. (Ephesians 6:4). We believe it is our calling to partner with them in this important directive from the Lord.
Parental involvement is an important key to success in school. We encourage parents to be involved through our Parent Faculty Association, key school advisory committees, and required volunteer hours. Our parents are also prayer warriors, sports boosters, fund raisers, classroom helpers, field trip drivers, and most importantly proud evangelists for our school.
Hillcrest Christian School offers a wide variety of sports teams in our elementary school, middle school, and high school. Our high school teams participate in The California Interscholastic Federation (CIF). We also have competitive sports teams for our elementary and secondary students.
From our successful competitive CIF sports teams for high school to our skill development, all-play, programs for middle school and elementary, we understand how important athletics can be to the development of the whole child.
HCS News and Announcements
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THE HEART OF HILLCREST
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As we plan for the 2015-2016 school year, we are very excited to see what the Lord will be doing in our school especially as the preschool transitions to their new campus. Please keep that process and the little ones (and their teachers) who will be moving in your prayers. Below you will find the summer office schedule, essential PDF documents for 2015-16, the summer reading list for grades 7-12, and a summary of staff and schedule changes for 2015-16. read more…
Hillcrest Christian Saints jumped out to an early lead on Trona and captured a 21-3 victory on Thursday, May 21, at Cal Lutheran. With 18 runs in the first three innings, Hillcrest Christian Saints left no doubt about the eventual outcome. read more…
This summer volleyball camp is offered to girls entering grades 4-6 in Fall 2015. This is primarily a skills camp where girls will learn the basic skills of volleyball including: Passing, setting, serving, and hitting, and court positioning. read more…
The Hillcrest track and field team competed at West LA College on Thursday, April 16, and had a GREAT day with many personal bests. read more…
The HCS track and field team had their second league meet April 9, at Santa Monica High School. read more…
We are very grateful to JoAnn Tattersall of Active Real Estate who has once again committed to sponsor the Parentlink school information system for Hillcrest for the school year. This very valuable system allows us to communicate important reminders, changes, and if necessary, emergency information quickly and efficiently. read more…
ATTENTION MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL PARENTS
COLLEGE AND CAREER PLANNING SESSION
On Thursday, April 23, during school hours, middle school and high school students will participate in a special seminar entitled Planning a Path with Purpose presented by Tom Horan. Students will be given the opportunity to take an assessment online prior to the assembly that will help them receive maximum benefit. read more…
Tuesday, March 17 is St. Patrick’s Day so all students are allowed to have a “Green” free dress day.
All items of clothing should follow dress code guidelines.
No torn jeans, tank tops, or inappropriate graphics on shirts.
Pizza, soda, popcorn, candy, games with prizes, and Big Hero 6 will be happening in the auditorium for all 7th and 8th grade students from 6:00 to midnight. read more…
It is hard to believe, but our seniors will be graduating from Hillcrest at the end of this month, and as we look at this amazing group of young adults, we are so proud of who they have become and recognize the tremendous impact they have had on Hillcrest Christian School. The class of 2015 is a diversely talented group who have left their imprint on every aspect of Hillcrest, academically, athletically, creatively, and most definitely, spiritually. read more…
Next Friday, May 15, is Open House at HCS from 6:30 – 8:00 PM. This is the time for your children to show you what they are learning in school. read more…
Join us as the HCS drama department presents two performances, Friday May 8 and Saturday, May 9.. Tickets are available in the school office. read more…
April is the LAST month we can gather and log all Oaks Mall receipts to earn $$ for HCS in the Oaks Mall School Cents contest! read more…
2:30-6:30 P.M. – HCS Uniform Sale
10:30 A.M.-11:30 P.M. – K-12 New Student/Parent Orientation
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM – 7th-12th Grade Book and Schedule Pick-up
12:30 – 1:30 PM – Elementary Class Lists Posted / Ice Cream Social
1:30 – 2:30 PM – Seventh Grade Student / Parent Orientation
6:00 – 7:00 PM – Preschool Student / Parent Orientation
First Day of School
8:30-9:30 A.M. – Welcome Coffee in the Auditorium
10:30 A.M. Secondary ASB Beach Day
6:45 PM – K-6th Back to School Night
6:45 PM – 7th-12th Back to School Night
Labor Day Holiday/ NO SCHOOL NO CHILDCARE
High School Retreat
Middle School Retreat
Our May 2015 issue of INDEPTH magazine features two wonderful study tours, one to Spain and Portugal and one to Washington D.C. We have sports coverage for all ages, preschool learning activities, special event coverage and a wonderful section dedicated to the senior class of 2015.
Currently, the Honors Government class is studying our First Amendment Rights which so many Americans assume will always be there. We take little heed of President Reagan’s warning that, “Freedom is a fragile thing and is never more than one generation away from extinction. read more…
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