Category: News from Hillside


Teacher by Day…Actor by Night

Admit it, you thought were we were going to talk about Jean.  In fact, this time, this post is about Laura Colasurdo’s husband, Luke, who teaches 1st and 2nd grade (a split class) at Cascade Elementary in Renton. Luke first…

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Hillside Bulletin for December

Parent Teacher Student Conferences You should have received your conference schedules. If there are any issues with your schedule, please contact Hillside’s scheduling genius, Leslie. December 2 –     grades 9-11 December 5 –     grade   6 December…

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Art Abounds! Monique Catino at University House Issaquah tomorrow! And Submissions Due Wednesday for the Cafe Press T-shirt Contest

If you have the chance, come by tomorrow to the University House Issaquah to hear Monique Catino and her fellow artist, Mark O’Connell speak about their work in the Surface Treatment exhibit. Tuesday, November 19th at 7 pm University House Issaquah…

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Join us for our Open House – Thursday, November 7th

Hillside’s first open house is Thursday, November 7th from 7 to 8:30.  Please invite your friends and coworkers to attend and learn more about Hillside.  Forward this e-vite or pick up Open House postcards, which will be available in the…

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November Bulletin

Mark your calendars for Hillside’s Second Holiday Art Show! In conjunction with the December Family Movie Night on Friday, December 13, student artists will sell their arts and crafts with 10% of their sales being donated to the Hillside Scholarship Fund.  The…

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“Plush You!” Opens Tomorrow

Our own Dawn Rogal will be a part of this global show which highlights the art of plush.  When she is not creating her art, Dawn runs the Plush Club where Hillside’s budding plush artists are creating their art.  Check…

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SAT Prep Club Begins Friday, October 18th –

Hillside is pleased to announce the start of this fall’s SAT Club, led by Acting Counselor Ivy Johnson with assistance from Erick Weitkamp and others. In the SAT Club, we are going to prepare students for their test day by…

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Music and Art Coming Your Way……

And you thought it was just our students that were talented… Seattle Sings! Choral Festival October 11 and 12 St Mark’s Catherdal. Terry Jacobs, Corinna’s mother will be performing with her choir, The Seattle Choral Company. 27 choirs will be…

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Meet Ivy Johnson and Learn about the College Process

Meet Ivy Johnson and learn about the college acceptance process – Wednesday, October 2nd at 7pm Hillside is very excited to have Ivy Johnson join the staff this year as Acting Academic Counselor.  We invite all upper school students and…

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October Bulletin

First a few reminders and announcements: We love your pets but unfortunately several students have allergies. So when you visit Hillside, please leave your pets at home.  Our sneezing students thank you! Interested in a rock climbing club?  If you…

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