Hills Bank representatives Katie Miller and Tyler Coblentz visited Hillcrest, bringing the quarterly Classroom Cash check of $804.43. Since the program began in 2004, $22,656.06 has been donated to Hillcrest Academy. These funds are used to support programs and services that enhance student educational experiences. Would you like to earn money for Hillcrest every time […]
Did you know we own a farm? Hillcrest Academy’s 77 acre farm located northwest of campus, was farmed yet again by many faithful alumni and friends. Approximately 63 acres are farmed in a 50/50, corn/soybean rotation, with about 5 acres in the Conservation Reserve Program (CSP). This fall the farm yielded 192 bu/acre of corn […]
Blood Drive – The Hillcrest Academy chapter of the National Honor Society is hosting a blood drive on Monday, November 4 from 6:30-11:00am. Plan now to donate blood by scheduling a donation time through the Hillcrest office (319) 656-2073 or email NHS coordinator Lynn Yoder at email@example.com. Thank you for giving in this special way.
The plant science class has been busy harvesting tomatoes and pumpkins from the greenhouse and campus gardens, and sweet potatoes from the Wellman Community Gardens. Plant Science students who helped with the harvest were Julia Boller, Leah Bontrager, Isabel Canchola, Sarann Durflinger, Abby Fritz, Esther Hughes and Kaylee Shafer.
In 2015 the Hillcrest Academy art gallery exhibited Ida Short’s artwork from her Goshen College senior art show, which primarily included figurative drawings and printmaking. Since that time she has gone through an eight month internship working with a Letterpress as well as working at the Whiteaker Printmakers in Eugene, Oregon, and at the Tympanum […]