Hillside Middle School

Literacy Night is Thursday, March 8th.  6pm - 7:30pm

We are still collecting all gently used books for our Annual Book Walk game to be played at Literacy night. If you have any books that you would like to donate please have your student bring them to the Main office, Library or their English teacher.

Also the Lowry Book Fair will be open.

We hope to see you there for a fun filled evening.  

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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Important Announcements!

Do you have any used books that you need to get rid of? Please consider donating them for our Book Walk Game during Literacy Night.

All gently used books are accepted, for all ages and all genres.  Thank you! 

Upcoming Dates To Know:

Mar. 8th    Literacy Night: The book Wonder is our highlight.  Also we will be having the Lowry Book Fair during school hours thru Monday, March 12th.

March 16th - K-8th grade - No School.

April 2- 6th     Spring Break

May 3rd         Conferences


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
Literacy Night
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, March 8, 2018 6:00 PM
End Date/Time:
Thursday, March 8, 2018 7:30 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority

Literacy Night

Come on out and enjoy an evening of fun and games.

Time: 6:00 - 7:30pm

Owned by On Monday, February 26, 2018