Hill Top Preparatory School recently celebrated the success of long-time English teacher Laura Nelson Selinsky, whose recent accomplishments of formally publishing two fiction works demonstrate for her students that we all have the capacity to realize our dreams.
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The Hill Top Optimist Club spreads optimism, along with the Wayne, PA Women of the American Legion, in Veterans Memorial Park. The students made flags, with optimistic phrases, and placed them along the walking trail for all to see.
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2 students went to Cabrini University and met with Rachel Edwards, the Director of Academic Enrichment and Coordinator for the Writing Center. She gave a workshop on the differences between high school and college writing, provided writing samples of college-caliber quality, showed examples of actual writing assignments from Cabrini professors, and engaged the students with a writing activity.
Due to a Power Outage, the School will be closed on November 1, 2019.
The winner of this year's Art Soup t-shirt design competition is Elijah Osborne! Elijah's fantastic t-shirts are now available for sale. Proceeds from the t-shirts will benefit Hill Top's Student Travel Fund.
Hill Top's Middle School and 9th grade academy enjoyed Halloween activities despite the gloomy weather today! First we had a costume contest, then students split up and played Minute to Win It games, and a Halloween Themed Kahoot! (Online quiz game) for tickets. The day wrapped up with a raffle for what else? Candy bars!
The Annual SPOOKTACULAR Middle School Halloween Sleepover took place on Saturday, October 26. This years event featured a campfire with hot dogs and smores, the "Ghoul Games" wacky game competition, pumpkin decorating, and a giant game of Vampire Hide and Seek in the mansion. Students kept an eye out for the ghost Eliza, but thankfully, she was not seen or heard.
Seven Hill Top Seniors begin their weekly visits to Community Partnership School in Philadelphia where they'll be working with kindergartners.
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Dr. Debra Yarrington, a professor of Computer Science at the University of Delaware, visited the Summer Innovators program on Thursday afternoon.
Students are learning game strategies and working on new designs for wood pallets.
Competition is heating up with the Over The Hill Top Games: students versus faculty
There are many fun events planned this Spirit Week for the middle school. Student already traveled to Hawk Mountain and later this week the "Over the Hill Top Games" will take place on campus.
A group of students and faculty are taking a road trip down Route 30 with many stops along the way for Spirit Week.
Ella Ferris '20 finished in the top 6% of 2000 runners at last Saturday's Eagles Autism Challenge.
Dedicated to Teachers Tina Rumsey and Ali Kazatsky, the yearbook's theme: Out of the Blue, Into the Brave highlights the courage exhibited by Hill Top Students every day.
2019 Summer Book Leaders present their recommendations for summer reading.
Hill Top 10th graders had awesome time on our trip to the Elmwood Park Zoo yesterday.
Using the campus as their classroom, today 10th graders use large muscle memory techniques to generate summaries of their study skills coursework using chalk on the sidewalks during this glorious spring day as part of Mrs. Selinsky's Sophomore Seminar. Click to learn more about Muscle Memory from Oxford University.