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Hillside Elementary School

Mission and Description

Mission Statement

The mission of Hillside Elementary School, an inviting and supportive community, is to educate all students to be successful citizens by fostering academic excellence, encouraging character development and meeting the unique needs of the learner.


Hillside is one of the largest of the district’s ten elementary schools and continues to draw young families to the Westside Community Schools. A results-oriented school, staff helps maximize the potential of over 400 students. Hillside currently has the highest mobility rate and the second highest number of students qualifying for free and reduced price meals. For complete and current demographic information about Hillside, please visit the state of Nebraska’s Department of Education website.


ELEMENTARY | Start 8:40 - Dismiss 3:30 ( Wednesdays | Dismiss 3:00 )