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  • "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful" ~Eric Thomas (submitted by Justin Edgecombe)

  • “If you take the time to do something correct the first time, you don’t have to spend the extra time redoing it.” (Submitted by Dr. Young)

  • “The future belongs to those who are prepared.... Education is the passport to the future.” ~Malcolm X (Submitted by Mr. Hennessy)

Luau Day!

Luau Day!

January 28, 2015


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Thanks to Hillcrest Jr. Class we have LEI'S today! Go find Mrs. Snyder in yellow hallway and get your school spirit on!  THANK YOU Mrs. Snyder!

Hillcrest celebrates Homecoming Week

Hillcrest celebrates Homecoming Week

Kennedi Lyons, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014


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This year’s homecoming theme was Casino Royale. The dress up days were: Casino/# Day, Generation Day, Dress to Impress Day, Black Out Day, and Spirit Day. On Monday September 29, 2014, there was a DJ in the cafeteria and students turned up!  The DJ played various artists like Mindless Behavior, Tishan...

Getting to know Mr. Scurlock

Getting to know Mr. Scurlock

Kasandra Harper, Staff Writer

October 18, 2014


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Mr. Scurlock is a new teacher at Hillcrest, but is not new to teaching. He has his doctoral degree from University of Illinois and also taught at an alternative high school. Beyond Hillcrest, he teaches philosophy and religion at a college, but, while here, he teaches American History and Government. ...

New Hillcrest Staff Member, Ms. Kristyn Przysucha

New Hillcrest Staff Member, Ms. Kristyn Przysucha

Camisha Robinson, Staff Writer

October 18, 2014


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Interesting facts about new Hillcrest Staff Member Ms. Kristyn Przysucha: Graduated from Illinois State University Majored in secondary Health Education Minored in Psychology Education Ten years in college earning degrees and endorsements Is the Head Softball coach Is a professional pho...

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