We are breaking all of our Hilltop records for the #bashoftheyear! We have $20,500 in sponsorships and 180 guests-a new Hilltop record! Thank you to everyone for your support!
The students that participated in the BRIAA cross country season had a great time and we thank our teachers Ms. Michele, Ms. April and Ms. Graciela for organizing and helping our kids with this new experience. It was also great fun to have the other teachers come out and cheer for the kids and help out last Saturday. We look … Read More
BRIAA Basketball and Hilltop Montessori School Hilltop Montessori School is super excited to partner with BRIAA (The Birmingham Regional Independent Athletic Association) for Season 19-20 of basketball. Our BRIAA cross country has been a great experience for the students and we hope basketball with be just as rewarding. Because this is our first year, we need to assess that we … Read More
The faculty is looking forward to our upcoming parent conferences and open observations in the classrooms. In keeping with our strategic plan initiatives, HMS is extending parent-teacher conference times to 30 minutes and staggering conferences over several weeks so we can have more time to discuss each child’s strengths and weaknesses. Carefully measuring each individual’s progress and sharing that with … Read More
Our student panel had a blast this week participating in “Montessori Unscripted”. They discussed freedom vs the responsibility of the Montessori classroom, daily Spanish, music, art and all the benefits of a Hilltop experience. For a look at all the videos, check out Michele Wilensky’s You Tube Channel, available here:
All the students have been so thrilled to get back and get in the swing of academics, friendships and cooperation. Our first parent event was Monday and our “coffee and conversation” was a tremendous hit. Friday morning, we will be excited to host Cindi Stehr in the science lab, who will be telling us the powerful story of how Hilltop … Read More
Our Farm to Fork lunch program menu is now online for parents to order for August! If you are new to HMS, you first need to create an account. The deadline to order is August 2nd and school starts August 12th. If you have any questions about lunches, email our community kitchen manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. We can’t wait to see … Read More
With our recent re-accreditation last April, we are proud to announce that we have now extended our American Montessori Society accreditation through 6th grade. We have purposefully not gotten AMS accreditation for our middle school as this is a more traditional program. HMS is currently the only school in Alabama with AdvancED, SAIS, AMS and NCPSA accreditation and the only … Read More