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From Hillsdale School Council Co-Chairs Hillsdale School Council Co-Chairs<p>​Parents/Guardians of students attending Hillsdale ES are invited to complete this playground survey created by our School Council Co-Chairs.  Please copy/paste this website into your browser to complete the survey.</p><p><span style="font-size:12pt;font-family:"times new roman",serif;"><a href=""></a></span><br></p>
Food Orders: Explanation & Forms Orders: Explanation & Forms<p>​Posted today under "Newsletters" is an explanation of food programs that went home with the October Newsletter.  As well as Pasta order form and Subs order form.  We hope your students enjoy the variety and quality of offerings.  Thanks to School Council for its input.<br></p>
Newsletter & School Council Message & School Council Message<p>​The October Newsletter has been added under Newsletters on Hillsdale's school webpage.  As well, a welcome message from our School Council Co-Chairs, 2017-2018 has been uploaded to the Newsletters section as well.  Thanks for keeping up with all the news from our school.<br></p>
Reminders for Oct. 12, 13 & 16 for Oct. 12, 13 & 16<p>​Our School Photo Day is October 12!  Individual photos & class photos will be taken throughout the school day, starting with JK/SK<br></p><p>Grade 7 students to receive Hep B shots October 13</p><p>We are having a special picture taken of our entire student body in the backyard of our school on October 16.  It would be great if students could wear the school colours of blue & white.  Go Huskies!<br></p>
OPP/MTO Assembly Fri. Oct. 13, 10 AM Assembly Fri. Oct. 13, 10 AM<p>​Officer Doiron will be here to train Safety Patrollers this Friday, October 13.  Mr. Benard Kamau, MTO and Officer Doiron have coordinated a time on Friday, October 13, at 10 AM to present to students information about the Safety Crossing that was installed this past summer.  The MTO has created a pamplet about the crossing that will be sent home.  If there are any parents/guardians who would like to attend this short information session at the school, you are more than welcome to attend.<br></p>
Meet the Teacher / Community Open House the Teacher / Community Open House<p>​We are so excited to invite you into our school for our "Meet the Teacher / Open House" event tomorrow evening, September 27, 2017, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm.  Your student(s) will be proud to introduce you to her/his teacher and show you around the classroom.  There will be plenty of time for you to visit all the classrooms you need to see.  Our September theme has been "<span style="text-decoration:underline;">Only One You</span>" based on the beautiful picture book of the same name, so please <strong><em>Look for the Fish</em></strong>!  "<em>We may all be different fish, but in this school, we all swim together</em>."  The SCDSB Character Trait we have been highlighting this month is <span style="text-decoration:underline;">Respect</span>.</p><p>The Station 4 Fire Truck will be at our school for part of this evening, arriving at 6 pm, and will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items for the Elmvale Food Bank.  Please donate your items at the Fire Truck.</p>
Newsletters Now Posted Now Posted<p>​The September Newsletter - ABCs of Hillsdale ES AND Newswire #2, September 20, have been posted to Newsletters on this webpage.  If you misplace your paper version of a school Newsletter or Newswire, these will be posted monthly on our School WebPage.</p>
Emergency Preparedness Preparedness<p>​Hillsdale ES held two drills this week:  a Fire Drill on Tuesday, Sept. 12 and a "Lockdown" Drill Thursday, Sept. 14.  SCDSB requires all schools to complete 3 Fire Drills in the Fall and another 3 in the Spring.  We will have one more Lockdown Drill in the Spring.  Our school will have other drills this school year including Evacuation and Tornado drills.  We hope all children feel confident in their ability to follow and carry out the instructions for the drills as this week's drills were performed flawlessly.</p>
School Is Almost Here! Is Almost Here!<p>​This is just a little message from your new Principal, Shelley Clark, and new School Secretary, Anne Manuge, to say how happy we are to be at Hillsdale ES!  Go Huskies!  And we are looking forward to meeting your child(ren) and working with them throughout the upcoming school year.  We will have lots more to say in School Newsletters; but for now, we just wanted to you to know that we are here and working hard to get the school up and running for Tuesday, September 5.  Stay tuned to this space for information about first day of school procedures.  We hope you enjoy the last few days of summer with your families.  See you soon!  Shelley & Anne<br></p>
SCDSB partners with Dell and Staples to provide affordable technology options partners with Dell and Staples to provide affordable technology options<p>​The Simcoe County District School Board (SCDSB) is excited to announce two partnerships for the 2017-18 school year. The SCDSB has worked with Dell Canada and Staples to provide affordable options for families considering a technology purchase. Both programs are approved by the SCDSB.<br><br>Information about both programs, including product details and how to order, is available below. If you have questions about the programs, please contact either a Dell Education Advisor or your nearest Staples store, as appropriate.<br><br><a href="">Dell Canada BYOD program letter</a><br><a href="">Staples BYOD program letter</a><br> <br></p>