Hillcrest Elementary
1180 - 20th Street SE, Salmon Arm, B.C. V1E 2J4, tel (250) 832-7195 | fax (250) 832-5420
| Home  | SD83 Home  | Newsletters  | Calendar 

General Information
About Our School
Mission Statement
Code of Conduct
Bell Schedule
Meet Our Staff
Growth Plans
Parent Advisory Council
Supply List
Teacher Websites
Student Websites



           Mrs. Morrison's class is raising salmon           We love to learn outdoors - Hillcrest is building a butterfly garden in our courtyard

fish.jpg   rock 1.jpg  rock 3.jpg 

rock 6.jpggardening 1.jpggardening 2.jpg



Early Learning
Visit the link below for more information on early learning initiatives in School District #83
Early Learning
At Hillcrest, Everyone Belongs!
This is our school motto. Our teachers and staff work towards inclusion and team work with their classes every day. Each class builds a social contract, which students from the class have input to. Programs such as big/little buddies, leadership, restitution, Friends and breakfast and lunch programs are just some of the ways we help all of our students belong.
Learning Outdoors
Our school goal this year is to, "Provide our students more opportunities to learn outdoors." With the assistance of Hillcrest parents and the support of staff, we are building an outdoor learning space. Teacher Tammy Meerza and Aboriginal Support Worker Launa Payne lead the committee to make this dream a reality. Many classes are already using this learning space at least once a week. What we are finding is not only are our students engaged and active during their outdoor learning time, they are also more settled and prepared to learn when they return indoors. We will keep you posted on the progress of this progject.
Mrs. Morrison's class video

Click on this link to see Mrs. Morrison's class learning outdoors:

 Last Modified: 27 April,2017