Clubs & Events

The PTO sponsors many events and after-school clubs for students throughout the year. Following is a list of events and clubs. Please see the Cultural Arts Page for a full list of upcoming special programming and events.

After-School Clubs, Winter/Spring 2019

  • Young Rembrandts
    Enroll your elementary student in a Young Rembrandts drawing class! Students will have fun creating unique drawings while learning new techniques. This session will feature a whole new set of drawings.
    Place: Hillside Elementary
    Time: 3:20 to 4:30 p.m.
    Dates: Thursdays (January 3rd through February 21st)
    Price: $130
    To Register: Visit youngrembrandts.com. Please register by 12/19 to ensure class can run!
  • Hillside Drama Club 3rd and 4th Grade
    Join the Drama Club and learn all about acting! Students will be working with a Walnut Street Theatre professional teaching artist learning about the Actor’s Toolbox while creating a fun and unique final showcase for family and friends! Open to students in Grades 3-4! For more information, consult the Drama Club Flyer.
    Place: Hillside Elementary
    Time: 3:20 to 5:30 p.m.
    Dates: Thursdays (January 10th through March 14th)
    Cost: $145.50
    To Register: Call the Walnut Street Theatre Education Office at (215) 574-3550 x510 by December 15, 2018.
    First come, first serve. There is space for 2o students.
    Questions: Email Jasmine Hammond
  • Hillside Drama Club 1st and 2nd Grade
    The 1st-2nd Grade Hillside Drama Club will learn all about acting! Students will work with a Walnut Street Theatre professional teaching artist to learn about the Actor’s Toolbox while creating a fun and unique final showcase for family and friends!
    Place: Hillside Elementary
    Time: 3:20 to 5:30 p.m.
    Dates: Tuesdays (January 8th through March 12th)
    Cost: $145.50
    To Register: Call the Walnut Street Theatre Education Office at (215) 574-3550 x510 by December 15, 2018.
    First come, first serve. There is space for 2o students.
    Questions: Email Jasmine Hammond
  • After-School Sports
    Hillside Elementary will be offering an intramural after-school sports program for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade students.
    Time: 3:15 to 4:30 p.m.
    Session One: January 7th through
    Session Two: through May 2nd
    Days: Tuesdays, 2nd Grade; Wednesdays, 3rd Grade, Thursdays, 4th Grade
    See attached flyer for more details.
  • Art Club with Mrs. Braun
    As part of the HES After-School Art Club for grades K-4, Hillside students are invited to come create art using a variety of art media. They will be creating a drawing, a painting, and a sculpture.
    Place: Hillside Art Room
    Time: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
    Dates: Tuesdays (January 8th through February 12th)
    To Register: Fill out the attached information and return it with your cash or check (made out to Hillside PTO) to the main office by January 4, 2019.
    Questions? Email Mrs. Braun at [email protected]
  • LingoKids
    Learning another language early has so many benefits. Did you know that LingoKids offers its award-winning classes in Spanish, French, and German at HES on Wednesdays after school? The program is taught immersion style and based on hands-on and playful learning – we want your children to enjoy our classes!
    Place: Hillside Elementary
    Time: 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
    Dates: Wednesdays (January 16th through March 27th)
    Cost: $200, sibling discounts available
    To Register: Visit www.lingolanguagelearning.com.

Upcoming Events, 2018-2019

New events will be added as the year goes on!

December
Barnes & Noble Day (PTO Fundraising Event), December 12th

January
Father-Daughter Sweetheart Dance (PTO Fundraising Event), January 25th
Hillside Villanova Basketball Social (PTO Fundraising Event), January 27th

February

March
Book Fair (PTO Fundraising Event)
Plant Sale (PTO Fundraising Event)

April
Handel’s Pint Card Sale (PTO Fundraising Event)

May

June
Spring Fair (PTO Fundraising Event)
Staples SchoolKidz Kits (PTO Fundraising Event)