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HHS Announcements 3/16/17

Prom Boutique

New Faith Baptist Church will host its annual Prom Boutique project at Hillcrest again this year. Seniors are eligible to receive a brand new pair of shoes and other accessories. Sign up forms are in the main office. This Friday, March 17th  is the last day to sign up.

Fashion Show

There will be fashion show practice after school today at 3:30 in the Cafeteria.

Fine Arts Festival

Join us tonight for the 43rd Annual District 228 Fine Arts Festival. The art exhibit begins at 5:00 pm and the concert starts at 6:30. There will also be a tribute to Keith Anderson. See you there! 

Senior Panoramic Picture 


Senior panoramic photo will be taken on Thursday, March 23rd during 3rd period.


College Fair


On Wednesday March 22, 2017 Hillcrest will host its 6th Annual College Fair from 6pm-8pm. There are over 30 colleges, trade schools and military representatives expected to be in attendance. This is the perfect opportunity to find out more information about your future options. We look forward to seeing you there!


College Visit


Attention seniors interested in attending South Suburban College.  There will be a field trip to the Oak Forest location of South Suburban College on Thursday, March 23rd. You will learn all about the programs SSC has and receive a tour of the Oak Forest campus.  A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.  Come to the counseling office to obtain a permission slip to attend.  See Mrs. Lopez if you have any questions. 




Order your 2017 Yearbook before it’s too late. 

2017 Yearbooks orders are available from Ms. Stansberry, Mrs. Safarik or in the IMC.  Yearbooks are $50. You can also order online and payment plans are available.  There are a limited amount of books available so order yours now!


Scholarship Opportunity

ATTENTION ALL SENIORS:  The BHSD 228 Education Foundation has a scholarship opportunity for two graduating senior students at Hillcrest High School.  The Mark and Moira Schmidt Scholarship is a $1000 scholarship available to any student that has demonstrated marked improvement from their freshmen year.  If you are interested in this scholarship, please see your counselor for more details.  This is a great opportunity for students to take advantage of.  The Foundation looks forward to awarding two students with this scholarship!  The application deadline is April 7th so apply now!

Senior Lunch Cruise

Attention all seniors…Spaces are filling up quickly for your senior luncheon to Navy Pier... That’s right your senior luncheon will be held on Chicago’s breath taking skyline lunch cruise at Navy Pier. The date is Friday, May 5th. The cost is $75.00 cash only. The deadline for payment is March 22nd. Repeat…, March 22nd.  This fee includes, lunch buffet, entertainment, transportation and senior souvenirs. Please note there is a $25.00 non- refundable fee for your luncheon. Repeat… there is a $25.00 non- refundable fee for the luncheon. If you are unable to pay the full amount at one time, we can make payment arrangements for you. No senior will be left out!!!  The final date for payment is 3/30/2017. Fliers and other important information can be picked up from Mrs. Allison’s room # 010. Should you have further questions, please contact Mrs. Allison.