Hillside Middle School

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Hillside Middle School

Vision Statement

Hillside Middle School: a positive, hopeful and respectful place to learn.

Mission Statement

Hillside Middle School will prepare all students to be successful in high school through post-secondary education.


Beliefs Statement

  • We believe all students have the right to a fair, impartial and unbiased education.

  • We believe all students can achieve and be successful if given the academic and social support, the appropriate curriculum and ample time to learn new material.

  • We believe all students are capable of academic proficiency and or academic growth.

  • We believe all students are entitled to educators who have respect for their differences and understand their learning and social needs.

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Hillside PTSO - Go to their WEBSITE for calendar and event information.


Important Announcements!

Oct. 12th      End of first 6 weeks, Half Day.
Oct 15-19    Lowry Book Fair in the library (During school hours and conferences!)

Oct. 18th      Half day, conferences   (Conference times: noon-3pm and 4pm - 7pm)

Oct. 19th     Retake Picture Day

Nov. 2nd      No school, end of 9 week marking period
Nov. 21-23   Thanksgiving Recess, schools closed/
Nov 30th      No School, end of first trimester





Atiba K. McKissack, Principal

(269) 337-0570



1941 Alamo Ave. 

Kalamazoo, MI 49006



Full day:

7:33 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.

Half day:

7:33 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.

Hillside Middle School Calendar
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, February 15, 2018 6:30 PM
End Date/Time:
Thursday, February 15, 2018 7:30 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority

PTSO meeting

Location: Hillside Library

Time: 6:30 - 7:30pm

Owned by On Wednesday, August 30, 2017