BRIAA Cross Country Season starts Saturday!

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Hilltop is excited about our first 2020 Cross Country Meet on Saturday with BRIAA, following CDC protocols. We had a blast last year and everyone is looking forward to our four meets over the next month! #hilltopruns   (Picture from last year)

Protect the HMS Hive!

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Special shout out of thanks to April Mraz for bringing this idea to life! HMS is continuing to follow all the CDC protocols we addressed in our “back to school wellness plan” and will continue along this path for now, using this cute reminder to wash hands, social distance and wear our masks. We are proud of our community for … Read More

After 22 years of service…

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After 22 years of service to the Hilltop Montessori School community and 16 years as Head of School, Michele Wilensky has announced her retirement at the end of the 2020-2021 school year. We look forward to a fabulous school year but a search committee has been formed to locate our next Head of School. Interested candidates should email a letter … Read More

UP and Running on a great year!

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It was just a pleasure to greet all the students back and get started on the 2020-2021 school year. Our teachers feel supported, valued and appreciated by our parents and teachers and this is a great place to begin our journey.

HMS Students Are Back!

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Our Montessori Reboot Program is going beautifully and if anyone has doubts about accomplishing social distancing, masks, and other CDC guidelines in a small school, don’t worry! Our students were so thrilled to see each other again, get back into the work cycle, and reconnect. By the second day of carpool, they happily jumped out for their temperature checks and … Read More

Now Enrolling

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HMS has openings for fall in our preschool and lower elementary programs. Contact us at 437-9343 or by email at to arrange a tour of our campus and learn more about the authentic, accredited Montessori program at Hilltop Montessori School.

Fox on Campus

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We have had two sightings on campus this month of this beautiful fox. I wonder if she’ll be here in July when the children arrive back?

“Montessori Reboot” in July!

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Complimentary summer learning option for three weeks for all students registered in the 2019-2020 school year. Complete paperwork here: Remember, this is not mandatory and is not part of the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. This is just an opportunity for parents that wish to take advantage of the morning sessions for academic work, 8:30 to 12:30. Additional fees apply … Read More

Meet Bumble!

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This year may look a little different for the kiddos as they learn in more detail about handwashing, contactless thermometers, and face masks so we thought the best way to ease our students into this was by introducing it all in a fun way! Bumble is our new HMS mascot and will be doing some videos before school starts to … Read More

The Show Must Go On!

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Our drama club got caught short by the COVID-19 situation and had to end their play virtually! Special shout out to Ms. Amy and Ms. Stephanie for making this happen for the HMS Drama Club! Click here to watch the show: