Saturday, May 18, 2019
It only takes a minute to register or sponsor this exciting event that supports Hill Top's extraordinary efforts to help students develop the independence and social skills that make them successful in college and beyond.
Saturday, May 18, 2019
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Saturday, May 18, 2019 It only takes a minute to register or sponsor this exciting event that supports Hill Top's extraordinary efforts to help students develop the independence and social skills that make them successful in college and beyond.
Hill Top is proud to partner with Philadelphia Public Radio station WXPN to help raise awareness for parents of students with learning differences who are struggling in traditional schools. Listen this week for the School's first-ever radio spots on 88.5 FM or www.wxpn.org. Check out this sneak peek of the ad that will air throughout the day over the upcoming week.
On February 25, Hill Top mourned the passing of its greatest benefactor, Louise Bristol (Bates).
Doodle for Google 2019 Contest Theme is “When I grow up, I hope…” The deadline for this competition is March 18th. Hill Top students are encouraged to participate by contacting Ms. Gulczynski at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are asking Alumni, Parents, Friends and Families to Register Now for a Community Forum at Hill Top Prep!
Hill Top Trustee Joe Riddle, Director, Neurodiversity on the Workplace will speak about Preparing for Success in the World of Employment.
Representatives from Republic Bank - Philadelphia & South Jersey visited Hill Top Preparatory School to present the School with a "big check" to help fund scholarships for qualifying students. #myrepublicbank #hilltopprep @myrepublicbank @hilltopprep
We are proud to announce that Hill Top will be hosting a Career Day on Friday April 5th for our students and we are looking for presenters to share information about their careers. Sign up by March 1st to participate with the form found in this link.
Hill Top’s first All-School Book Read will feature the book Resilient: How to Grow an Unshakable Core of Calm, Strength, and Happiness by Rick Hanson, PhD (2018).
Why Hill Top?
- "At Hill Top, team members are true professionals, passionate about teaching students with a diagnosis."
- "It feels awesome to hear how great my child is doing - how inquisitive and intelligent he is."
- "Hill Top has developed a sense belonging that has built confidence and pride in who our son is and what he can accomplish."
- "We knew this was the place where she would be accepted and feel accepted."
- "Your teachers are amazing - their perspective and dedication make all the difference."
- "Hill Top taught me to learn form both my success and failure in life."
myBIZ & CoHatch students attend Colgate University's E Weekend
On Tuesday, April 9th, Hill Top faculty and parents gathered to discuss the book Resilient by Rick Hanson, PhD.
Check out this Shrinks on Third podcast in which the Shrinks interview Stephen M. Shore, EdD, an autistic professor of special education, and Hill Top Trustee Dr. Robert Naseef about their work together creating a curriculum to prepare neurodiverse youth for the workplace.
Today at Community Meeting, a short video was shown about Occupational Therapy as a career. In the USA, OT continues to be a top growing field and is projected to stay that way. An Occupational Therapy degree is an entry level Masters degree and an Occupational Therapy Assistant degree is a 2 year Associate's Degree. In the Philadelphia area there are 6 Universities that offer the OT field of study and 3 that offer the COTA certificate.
Hill Top and CPS Students are officially back to work sorting books in CPS's new Library!
On Thursday, March 20, students from the Employability and Transition 1 visited the new Cradles to Crayons site to donate gently used clothing and their time.
Hill Top's 6th and 7th graders presented their "Hidden Figures" projects today.
"When I grow up, I want to help colonize Mars! I would use robots to set everything up!" by 7th Grader Francois Fokham is one of several entries submitted by Hill Top Students in the Doodle4Google contest this week.
Hill Top tutors receive a big CPS welcome as weekly visits resume at the School's brand new location.
In their second year of competing in the Flower Show, Hill Top students created a 4'x4' garden full of flowers and plants to help "Keep the Doctor Away."