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Hillside School
Principal: Dr. Samanthaa Lennon Anglin
Acting Assistant Principal: Mr. Thomas Adamo
54 Orange Road, Montclair, NJ 07042
973-509-4200
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Mission, Vision, & Goals

Hillside Elementary School Mission Statement

What are we rooted in? What is our purpose?

 The mission of Hillside Elementary School, an innovatively dynamic, and diverse learning environment, is to inspire all students to attain a strong academic foundation and strong character traits, model positive leadership skills, and fulfill their individual potential by cultivating a partnership with families, staff and the entire community to foster independence and a passion for life-long learning.

Hillside Elementary School Vision Statement

What do we want for our students?

The vision for our students at Hillside Elementary School is for them to be self - assured of their potential. It is our vision that all of our students understand their greatness and that every one of them has special gifts and talents and that it is the school’s responsibility to identify and nurture those talents.

OVERARCHING GOALS:

  • Our students, who come from many backgrounds and ability levels, are able to learn and develop the skills necessary to achieve grade level Each student will meet or exceed daily learning objectives and reach his/her academic potential.
  • All students will embody positive character traits within the school setting and the community at large.
  • Each student will learn to establish and achieve personal goals.
  • Establish effective communication, engagement and involvement of students and families.

Updated: 6/19/2018