Welcome to Hillside School

A short message from Jill Michaud, Hillside’s Head of School, about Hillside’s unique approach to learning differences.

Why Hillside?

People often ask, “Why Hillside?” The answer is always a loud and clear “because it is essential!” Students with dyslexia or other learning differences that impede their academic progress in a regular school setting deserve to be taught in a manner that allows them to gain the academic skills they need to become capable and confident learners. This allows them to get their hands on the “bar” of academic expectations.

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Travel Policy

Hillside may ask a student or staff member to quarantine after travel based on the location, mode of transportation, and level of exposure. Please email Hillside directly with your travel plans prior to leaving and we will let you know if any post-travel quarantine will be needed. Currently, plane travel is considered okay if a […]

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The Hillside Difference

Our Vision
Hillside School is a leader in the development of innovative teaching strategies for students with learning differences and serves as a community resource about education and the well-being of children.

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Outside Visitors

Parents At this time, parents are asked to stay outside of the building with the exception of emergency situations. Tours and Admissions   During the first semester of Hillside (until Winter break), Hillside will not be conducting any in-person tours unless there is an immediate vacancy available. New prospective parents will have to make an appointment […]

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Why Hillside?

People often ask, “Why Hillside?” The answer is always a loud and clear “because it is essential!” Students with dyslexia or other learning differences that impede their academic progress in a regular school setting deserve to be taught in a manner that allows them to gain the academic skills they need to become capable and confident learners. This allows them to get their hands on the “bar” of academic expectations.

Read More

Travel Policy

Hillside may ask a student or staff member to quarantine after travel based on the location, mode of transportation, and level of exposure. Please email Hillside directly with your travel plans prior to leaving and we will let you know if any post-travel quarantine will be needed. Currently, plane travel is considered okay if a […]

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