Hillside Middle School

Please complete and return your student's letter of intent for next year's school choice.

Please consider donating gently used books for our annual book walk game played on Literacy Night, March 7th. 
ALL genres and books for any age are welcome as this is a family event.

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Please let us know if you have any questions or comments about our school!

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!

Feb 22     Schools closed, Mid Winter Break

Mar 7       Literacy Night

Mar 15    School closed, end of 6th week

April 1 - 5   School closed, spring break


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