Did you know that late Sunday night into Monday morning you will have the chance to view a total lunar eclipse? Sixth grade astronomers are studying why sometimes the sun or moon is eclipsed from our view! #mountainview #LunarEclipseMV2019
over 3 years ago, Aimee Toth
Science
Science
Science
This week, Hilltop and Mountain View students were treated to a performance by blues singer Guy Davis, courtesy of the HSA Cultural Arts Committee. Students learned different origins of blues and loved the harmonica! guydavis.com/wp/ #HilltopSchool #MountainViewSchool
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Guy Davis
Guy Davis
Seventh grade students in Ms. Huang's EEE class design and test their Rube Goldberg machine. #mendhamborosd #mountainview #rubegoldberg
over 3 years ago, Mountain View MS
design
test 1
test 2
Hilltop School students and staff created a beautiful Tree of Compassion in our main hallway. The tree has motivational phrases on it that students can take with them when they need a boost. Students used the supplied Post Its to add the inspirational messages. #hilltop school
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Hilltop's Compassion Tree
Believe in Yourself
Today is your day to be brave.
Smile at someone and tell them they look nice.
Mrs. McGoldrick's 4th graders recently met with their 2nd grade reading buddies to share their newly completed realistic fiction stories. The share was a culmination of many weeks of lessons on crafting an inviting realistic fiction story. #lionspride #hilltopschool
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Sharing writing stories with 2nd grade buddy class.
Sharing writing stories with 2nd grade buddy class.
Sharing writing stories with 2nd grade buddy class.
Congratulations to the six 5th graders who competed in the Mendham Jr. Women's Club "Town Spelling Bee." Zoya Ayub took second place and will move on to the District competition!
over 3 years ago, Mountain View MS
Zoya Ayub takes second place in town Bee.
Congratulations to Ms. Andria Piesla on being recognized with the Order of the Lion Award for her teacher leadership. Ms. Piesla has embraced her new role in our school and has been a leader in differentiation of instruction and collaboration. #Hilltopschool #lionspride
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Ms. Piesla and Leo the Lion
Ms. Piesla and Ms. Stark's Class with Leo
Leo found a book in the reading nook in Ms. Piesla and Ms. Stark's class.
During the December 18th board meeting, outgoing board members Mr. Steve Andrew and Mr. Stephen Dolan were recognized for their years of dedicated service and commitment to the Mendham Borough School District. Thank you! #mendhamboroschools #lionspride
over 3 years ago, District
Board Member Recognition
Mr. Steven Andrew
Mr. Stephen Dolan
Hilltop's winter concert, "Holiday Traditions," was a spectacle as all grades sand, danced and used props to share their excitement about the holiday season. Thank you to Mrs. Kanefke for her amazing preparation and the students for their beautiful singing! #Hilltopschool
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Students singing!
Chinese Yo-yos
Dress Rehearsal
Sixth grade students participate in a Writing Celebration in Mrs. Keaney's ELA classes. #mendhamborosd #mountainview #writingcelebration
over 3 years ago, Mountain View MS
Writing Celebration
Writing Celebration
Writing Celebration
7th grade students enjoying their first microscope lab #mendhamborosd #mountainview
over 3 years ago, Mountain View MS
7th grade students enjoying their first microscope lab #mendhamborosd #mountainview
7th grade students enjoying their first microscope lab #mendhamborosd #mountainview
Hilltop's 4th graders welcomed Rob Aptaker today to share his knowledge and artifacts from the Lenni Lenape who inhabited Mendham a mere 500 years ago. Students had ample time to ask questions and learn about the culture, language and tools of the Lenape. #Hilltopschool
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Rob Aptaker, historian and storyteller
Baskets made from birch trees
A native fishing net
Rope make from tree fibers are strong!
Congratulations to Mrs. LeMay on being the newest recipient of the "Order of the Lion" recognition award for being a Life Long Learner. #mendhamboroschools #lionspride
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Mrs. LeMay ears the Lion's Pride award as a Lifelong Learner!
All Hilltop and Mountain View students attended a school bus safety activity this week. Students were reminded of bus stop safety, as well as conduct, courtesy, and safety information while riding the bus. All the students took part in an evacuation drill from the bus as well.
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Bus Safety Event - Rear Evacuation
Bus Safety Event
Bus Safety Event
Bus Safety Event
Hilltop welcomed King Arthur Flour for #bakeforgood. Students watched as classmates and a baker made a dough, learning about the science and math that are required for baking. 4th graders will make 2 loaves of bread, and donate one to a local food pantry. #HilltopSchool
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Hilltop students make dough to bake bread for themselves and to donate to a local food shelter.
Hilltop students make dough to bake bread for themselves and to donate to a local food shelter.
Hilltop students make dough to bake bread for themselves and to donate to a local food shelter.
Hilltop students make dough to bake bread for themselves and to donate to a local food shelter.
Mrs. Aimee Abreu, one of our special kindergarten teachers, was presented with our district mascot, Leo the Lion, for her efforts to access resources, supports, and specialized assistance to meet the learning differences and needs of all her students! #Lionspride #hilltopschool
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Mrs. Abreu earns the Lion's Pride Award
Mrs. Abreu earns the Lion's Pride Award. Presentation by Mr. Heller and Dr. Morillo.
Mrs. Abreu earns the Lion's Pride Award
Mrs. Abreu earns the Lion's Pride Award
The Hilltop School Cafeteria mural is complete! Our amazing Hilltop students painters, along with countless HSA volunteers worked with talented artist @cfrostolmsted to create the masterpiece. Thank you to our HSA & Morris Arts for funding our #schoolmurals
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Put a Rainbow on Your Plate
Health and Wellness Mural
Cafeteria Mural
Community Service Mural
Mendham's Bravest visited Hilltop today. October is Fire Safety Awareness Month. Be sure your family has an evacuation plan in case of a fire, including a meeting place. Thanks to firemen Porter, Marino, Cascais & Berenback.
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Mendham FD Visit
Mendham FD Visit
Mendham FD Visit
Mendham FD Visit
Hilltop School celebrated our Week of Respect with a "Rainbow of Respect Day!" Respecting our differences makes a colorful community! #WeekofRespect #Hilltop School
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Rainbow of Respect
Hilltop 2-4 graders are developing their computer programming skills! In their CODING journey, students are thinking critically, collaborating, creating, attending to details, persevering, problem solving, and having fun! #HourofCode #CSEdweek @njasl @codeorg #Hilltopschool
over 3 years ago, David Heller
Coding
Look what we can do!
Hour of Code