The Hawk Eye

  • "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)

Hawks “Thankful Tree”

Hawks “Thankful Tree”

November 7, 2014


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The Hillcrest High School Hawks program, (which stands for Have hope, Act with integrity, Work together, Keep on task, Show respect) created a “Thankful” tree for the upcoming Thanksgiving season.  All students and staff involved in “HAWKS” traced their hand and inscribed something significant...

Congratulations to Hillcrest “Department Student of the Month”

Congratulations to Hillcrest “Department Student of the Month”

October 28, 2014


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These young individuals portray dedication and passion towards their education and our school. “Hillcrest High School hopes to celebrate students’ achievements by creating a culture of learning that values academic success and citizenship and elevates awareness of student contributions to the...

Hillcrest Students attend 100 Black Men College Fair

Hillcrest Students attend 100 Black Men College Fair

P. Stevens, Hillcrest High School Publicity Director

October 13, 2014


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Hillcrest High School’s Assistant Principal Mr. Terrence Simmons, along with Dr. Shanyta Russell and Mr. Hank McDonald, chaperoned over thirty Hillcrest students as they attended the 12th Annual 100 Black Men of Chicago Annual College Scholarship Fair that was held at University of Illinois Chi...

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