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STEAM is What We Do, and Hawks are Who We Are

Welcome to Hillside Middle School, home of the Hawks! Our school is an extraordinary place where students get to explore their passions in the areas of science, technology, engineering, art and math. We have many electives in our program including: dance, theater, ceramics, painting, choir, piano, strings orchestra, concert band, NASA/rocketry, digital photography, web design and computer programming. Our program also offers great rigor in the core subjects - including honors level courses and high school Geometry and Spanish I. 

Admission to HMS STEAM Academy for 2015-16


Thank you to everyone that submitted a School of Choice application to attend Hillside Middle School STEAM Academy for the 2015-16 school year. Due to the incredible interest in attending our school, we received more applications than we are able to accept. Therefore, we will be holding a lottery on Monday, March 9th at 3:30 PM in the Cafeteria to select randomly the school of choice applications. Families are welcome to attend the lottery selection. We will mail letters to families by March 13 on their admission status. Click here for more information.

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Medal of Honor recipient Clint Romesha visits Simi Valley

On Tuesday, January 6th, Hillside Department Chairs attended the Medal of Honor Character Training program at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library with other leaders from around the district.  This amazing program will influence our Advisory class and will help transform our students into fine young men and women.  

Medal of Honor recipient Clint Romesha and Department Chairs
Pictured here in the middle is the Medal of Honor recipient Clint Romesha, with the following teachers (left to right) Toriann Garner, Jerry Dinowitz, Esther Janowski, Allison Cameron, Tami Temple and Tom West.  

Hillside in the News!

Rotary Club of Simi Valley Distributes Constitution Copies to 8th Graders -- Ventura County Star, September 18, 2014

School receives $5K grant --Simi Valley Acorn, September 26, 2014

AAUW to sponsor ...more

Cyber-Hawk: Week at a Glance

This week at Hillside Middle School:

Monday, February 2 -- Choice Month Starts

Monday, February 9 -- STEAM Endowment Meeting @ 6:00 PM

Saturday, February 14 -- Valentines Day

Monday, February 15 -- President's Day, No School

Friday, February 27 -- Choice Applications Due


A STEAM Gallery


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Para comunicarse con el personal docente, en Español; favor de enviar el correo electronico a Ruth Good  (ruth.good@simivalleyusd.org ).
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SVUSD does not discriminate on the basis of age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnic group, race, ancestry, national origin, religion, color or disability in any program or activity.  

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