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, 2016-2017

  • Young Rembrandts Drawing Class
    Thursdays September 22 – October 27, 3:20-4:20pm
    Experience the colorful magic of fall in the Young Rembrandts classroom. Kick off the season with a graphic iguana, a video game favorite Pixel Block Character and the geometrical world of architecture as we draw the Notre Dame Cathedral.
    Register online or call 610-710-1487.
  • Yoga Club
    Wednesdays, September 28 through November 9, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.
    Kids After School Yoga Club for K-4th Graders–starting Wednesday, September 28 in the Large Group room–is a fun way for students to learn how to relax and calm their bodies. Students will stretch, breath, communicate, and learn positive thinking and self-soothing skills that will carry over into their day to day activities.
    Instructor: Denise Orsulak of All Kids Yoga. Click here for more information.
  • LingoKids
    Tuesdays, September 27 through December 13, 7:45 to 8:30 a.m.
    Bring the world to your child and register now for LingoKids! We are excited for another year of LingoLearning. Classes are offered at Hillside Elementary in Spanish, French, or German on Tuesdays from 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. (Please note the change in time!)  13
    (10 weeks – no class on half days or when school is closed)
    Cost: $160; $145 for each additional sibling
    Click here for more information and to register.
  • bricks4kidz1Bricks 4 Kidz
    The Science & Engineering of Minecraft. Experience world-building the Bricks 4 Kidz way! We’ll explore the Science & Engineering behind MineCraft … with LEGO® bricks! From mining to animals and ores to farming, each class will feature a different science or engineering lesson followed by a mechanized or motorized Technic model of the day—moving and grooving parts. Are you ready to mine and craft the Bricks 4 Kidz way?
  • Chess
  • Drama

Upcoming Events, 2016-2017

New events will be added as the year goes on!

October
National Walk to School Day, October 5
Pizza Bingo, October 7, 6 to 8 p.m., Hillside Cafeteria
Apex Fun Run 10/17-10/28 (PTO Fundraising Event)
Book Fair 10/31-11/4 (PTO Fundraising Event)
Halloween Parades and Parties, 10/31 (9:45 to 10:15 a.m. for K(AM), Grades 1 and 2; 1 to 1:30 p.m. for K(PM), Grades 3 and 4; parties to follow in individual classrooms after parades)

November

December
Barnes & Noble Day (PTO Fundraising Event)

January

February

March
Book Fair 3/13-3/17 (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)