School Support

Volunteer Coordinator
Volunteer Coordinator

Chair:
(none)

Match our Hilltop volunteers to the right opportunities. Our community is rich in skills and talent with different time commitments. All of our committees and events could use additional help. Create time slots and advertise distinct tasks so everyone can find a way to participate. Recognize all volunteers in June.
Art Docent
Art Docent

Chair:
(none)
When:
Year Round

The purpose of this program is to help bring additional art experiences to the students of Hilltop. It is not intended to replace the formal art instruction that our classroom teachers plan to bring. We are looking for volunteer Art Docents to teach an art lesson in our classrooms 2 to 4 times during the year. The lesson plan and materials are all provided. Each student will pick their favorite piece of art to be displayed at the open house in March. Email Jennifer Blackstone blackstonej@edmonds.wednet.edu if you are interested
Hilltop DUGS
Hilltop DUGS

Chair:
(none)
When:
Year Round

Hilltop DUGS (Dads Uncles Grandparents) is a program to encourage a male presence in schools. Teachers and students are positively impacted by the presence of fathers and father figures who become involved in the classroom and school activities. Make a difference in a student’s life and become a Hilltop DUGS! For questions about Hilltop’s DUGS program please contact hilltopelemptsa@gmail.com.
Multicultural Potluck + Open House Night
Multicultural Potluck + Open House Night

Chair:
(none)
When:
TBD

We are excited to share a part of the many cultures in our school community.
Sunshine Committee
Sunshine Committee

Chair:
(none)
When:
School Year

Challenging life events happen to all of us. The Sunshine committee is here to help. We work to identify needs and then provide support to our fellow students, families, teachers, and staff who are going through a challenging life event. The committee provides support by organizing meals, sending thoughtful and uplifting cards and other support as needed.
Staff Appreciation
Staff Appreciation

Chair:
(none)
When:
Throughout the School Year

We are lucky to have such amazing and dedicated staff at Hilltop Elementary! To let them know how much we appreciate all that they do for their students we are hosting a luncheon once every month during the school year. Contact hilltopelemptsa@gmail.com to find out how you can help show Hilltop’s amazing staff we appreciate what they do for their students!
School Grounds Clean-Up
School Grounds Clean-Up

Chair:
(none)
When:
Spring and Fall

We meet twice a year to tidy up the school grounds. This involves cleaning up garbage, weed pulling, trimming, spreading bark and other landscaping projects as needed. Bring some gloves and let’s get dirty!

Communication

Facebook
Facebook

Chair:
(none)

Update PTSA Facebook page according to guidelines.
Newsletter
Newsletter

Chair:
(none)

Edit and send a monthly electronic newsletter to keep families informed of PTSA and school events and programs happening throughout the year.
Website Administrator
Website Administrator

Chair:
(none)

Maintain the operating of our website, help Chairs set up event registration/payment, help create new pages, etc.
Membership
Membership

Chair:
When:
Fall

This committee handles the PTA membership drive at the beginning of the year. Our goal is 100% membership. Come help make our students potential a reality!

Fundraising

Amazon Smile
Amazon Smile

Chair:
(none)
Fred Meyer Rewards
Fred Meyer Rewards

Chair:
(none)
School Supplies
School Supplies

Chair:
(none)
Fundraising
Fundraising

Chair:
(none)
Donations
Donations

Chair:
(none)
Eat Outs
Eat Outs

Chair:
(none)
When:
Year Round

Local restaurants will be hosting a special evening where they will donate a percentage of their food sales to our PTSA. All you have to do is inform them you are there for the Hilltop Elementary fundraiser and enjoy! We will be sending home information with your student the week of the event.
Fun Run Fundraiser
Fun Run Fundraiser

Chair:
When:
Sept/Oct

This is an opportunity for our students to help support their school. Students collect donations and then participate in a fun run. The run is held on school grounds during the school day. Each class/grade takes turns coming out and giving their all for a 20 minute run. Come support our students during the run with water stations and motivation checkpoints. A special note for all 5th graders - 50% of the money you raise will go right back to you to help pay for 6th grade camp.
Read-A-Thon
Read-A-Thon

Chair:
When:
March 16th-20th

Students and classrooms get involved with this fundraiser as they compete to see who can read the most! There are great prizes for students who read the most as well as classroom prizes for the class that reads the most. There is also a prize for the most funds raised! A special note for all 5th graders, 50% of the money you raise will go right back to you to help pay for 6th grade camp.
Fundraising Auction
Fundraising Auction

Chair:
(none)
When:
March 2021

This is our bi-annual auction where we have both a live and silent auction to raise funds that support Hilltop Elementary. We also have a raffle for door prizes. If you would like to help with a donation for the auction or help support the planning committee please contact us at hilltopelemptsa@gmail.com. Come join us for a fun night with lots of great items to be auctioned off!
Spirit Wear
Spirit Wear

Chair:

Show yours and your students pride with Spirit Wear! We sell high quality t-shirts and sweat shirts with our school colors and logo. Parents can purchase these items twice a year. Flyers will be sent home with items/sizes/prices. Wear your school spirit on spirit days or any other day to show your pride in Hilltop. Be sure to get yours!

Community

Back to School Events
Back to School Events

Chair:
(none)
Slush Visits
Slush Visits

Chair:
(none)
Fall Carnival
Fall Carnival

Chair:
When:
October

The annual Hilltop PTSA Fall Carnival is coming up on October 25th, 2019 from 6 – 9pm!
Sign up here to volunteer!
There will be exciting carnival games, food trucks, freshly made kettle corn, giant inflatables, a costume contest, and a cake walk!

Admission is free to all! Tickets are required to play games. Most games require 2 tickets to play!

10/23 - 10/25 Presale Tickets sold during and immediately after school are 25 tickets / $5
10/25 Tickets at the door are 20 tickets / $5

If you are planning on attending, please consider volunteering for a 1-hour shift working in one of the game/concession booths. Without YOUR help we will not be able to host this favorite community event!
Skate Night
Skate Night

Chair:
When:
December

Come lace up a pair of roller skates and have some fun with family and friends at Lynnwood Bowl and Skate for a reduced cost.
Swim Night and Food Drive
Swim Night and Food Drive

Chair:
(none)
When:
January

Enjoy a night at the Lynnwood Rec Center pool with our Hilltop community. What’s the cost? Just a bag of non-perishable food to donate to our neighbors in need.
Neon Glow Party
Neon Glow Party

Chair:
(none)
When:
TBD

Come glow with your friends! This is a fun dance party held in the gym with lots of glow products. We will even have our favorite DJ playing fun music for the kids.
Mariners Game Night
Mariners Game Night

Chair:
(none)
When:
Spring

1, 2, 3 strikes you’re out at the old ball game…… Come enjoy an evening cheering on the Mariners with the rest of your school and friends at Mariners Game Night.
Movie Night
Movie Night

Chair:
When:
TBD

Remember how much fun it was going to the drive-in to watch a movie? Come have some fun at movie night where we watch a movie with friends and family in the gym. Don’t forget the popcorn!
Moms and Muffins
Moms and Muffins

Chair:
(none)
When:
May

Celebrate the mother figure in your student’s life! We will be having a breakfast of muffins and fruit starting at 8:00 AM the Friday before Mother’s Day. Breakfast is served in the gym with lots of tables set up for you to enjoy breakfast with your student.
Dad & Donuts
Dad & Donuts

Chair:
(none)
When:
June

Celebrate the father figure in your student’s life! We will be having a breakfast of donuts and fruit starting at 8:00 AM the Friday before Father’s Day. Breakfast is served in the gym with lots of tables set up for you to enjoy breakfast with your student.