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.

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?

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:

Middle School Sendoff!

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Our middle school totally gets the social distancing thing so we were thrilled to give them a send-off in front of the school on what would have been their graduating day. A short car parade, followed by individual recognition for a job well done with plans to connect later in the summer was all part of the morning! To say … Read More

Celebrating the Season

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Signs went up today in all of our kindergarten students’ yards as we celebrated our kindergarten class a little differently this year! They were just as proud as we were of their accomplishments and although this isn’t our usual tradition, it might be a new one!

Pets and Pajamas Day!

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Our Pets and Pajamas Day was so enjoyable as we were able to see how happy and engaged our students are with their distance learning plan, and of course, become more familiar with everyone’s pets and their PJ’s! It was interesting to see how many cat owners we have vs dog owners, as well as seeing the stuffed pets, mice … Read More

Hilltop is Healthier!

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We long for the day when our students return to campus, although we truly enjoy our online distance learning experiences. Although it is as personalized and flexible as possible, we do look forward to seeing our smiling students for the entire day. As we look forward to the future, we do take pause to thank our original building committee for … Read More