Patricia DeLima and Damien Robertson
January students of the month
Marking Period Breakdown 14-15.xlsx
Please join the Hillside Board of Education in congratulating Hillside High School’s Principal, Christine M. Sidwa. Mrs. Sidwa was honored on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the 27th Annual Citation Awards Scholarship Breakfast sponsored by the National Sorority of PHI DELTA KAPPA, INC DELTA PI CHAPTER for her contribution in the complex field of Education.
Congratulations Hillside High!
Hillside High School placed second in the national chemistry week competition that took place at the Liberty Science Center on Saturday 10/18/14.
The theme was chemistry in Candy. Students had experiments on how the size of the gummy bears changes in different solutions (Osmosis), candy that floats and the other that sinks(density), Mentos and Soda(Gases), Marshmallow and the syringe (Boyle's law: Volume is inversely related to pressure). The trip was organized by Mrs.Sayedahmed and Mr. Coleman.
Congratulations to Yasmine Robinson-Bacote
for committing to Pepperdine University!
Parents are required to pay for the meals served their children if they are not eligible for free or reduced lunch. They may now use the convenience of on-line payments through lunchprepay.com or send money to the school. Thank you.
Jan 15 AP HS WOK Break Menu.pdf
Please click on the link for the January Breakfast Menu
Please click on the link to read an important message
from Principal Sidwa regarding the PARCC testing.
Please click on the link to read an informative message from the State of New Jersey Department of Education regarding the Common Core State Standards.
Hill HS Jan 15.pdf
Please click on the link to view the January Lunch Menu
If your child is between the ages of three and twenty-one, and exhibits physical, sensory, emotional, communication, cognitive or social problems, the child may be eligible for interventions in the general education program, or an evaluation to determine eligibility for special education and related services. A referral is a written request for an evaluation that is given to the school district when a child is suspected of having a disability and might need special education services. Parents, school personnel, and agencies concerned with the welfare of a student can make a referral. If you believe that your child may have a disability, you may refer your child for an evaluation by submitting a written request to your school principal or to Dr. Sandy Mercedes, Supervisor of Special
All Hillside Public School students are eligible to participate in any extra curricular activities scheduled by the schools or Hillside Board of Education either during or after school. Please consult the monthly newsletter and your child’s teacher for activities.
Potentially Missing or Abused Children
Dr. Sandy Mercedes, Supervisor of Special Services, serves as the school district’s liaison and primary contact person between the district and child welfare authorities
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973:
The Hillside Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, national origin, or social or economic status. The Hillside Board of Education also does not discriminate on the basis of disability with regard to admission, access to services, treatment, or employment in its programs or activities. Any questions with the scope of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 can be directed to:
Dr. Sandy Mercedes,
Hillside, NJ 07205
(908) 352-7664 ext. 8448
HILLSIDE HIGH SCHOOL MISSION STATEMENT
In partnership with the greater Hillside community, Hillside High School will support the development of active thinkers/leaders and celebrate student achievement and accomplishment.
Promoting a positive school culture, Hillside High School will encourage citizenship through innovative teaching and learning in a global economy.
HILLSIDE HIGH SCHOOL VISION STATEMENT
Hillside High School students will take the initiative to become respectful citizens, creative problem solvers and inspirational leaders who will be equipped with the skill to compete in an ever-changing global economy.
HHS Student Handbook 2014-2015.docx