ELAC Meeting October 10

Please join us for an English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) meeting.

DATE: October 10, 2018

 TIME: 9:00 am – 10:00 am

LOCATION: Room 309

The purpose of the ELAC is to advise the principal and school staff on programs and services for English learners, and the School Site Council on the development of the Single School Plan for Student Achievement.


NMSI for AP Students

The Sweetwater Union High School District has partnered with the National Math Science Initiative (NMSI) to increase student success in STEM (Math, Science, Computer Science, and English) Advanced Placement courses. The partnership will provide support to AP students, teachers, and the school.

For students currently enrolled in Advanced Placement (AP) Math, Science, Computer Science, and English (MSE) courses at Hilltop High School, Chula Vista High School, and Eastlake High School:

Please click HERE for more information and dates of study sessions for the 2018-2019 school year.


Parent Meeting/Coffee with the Principal

Hilltop High Parents and Guardians:

The Principal, Mr. Lee Romero, would like to invite you to meet with him on Thursday, September 6 at 8:00 am or at 6:00 pm in the cafeteria.

Also on Thursday, September 6 at 9:00 am, there will be an ELAC (English Language Advisory Committee) meeting in the cafeteria for interested parents and guardians.



Senior Parent Night Wednesday, Aug. 29 6:00 pm

Senior Parents and Students:

Please join the Counselors in the Hilltop Cafeteria at 6:00 pm for an important presentation concerning senior students. The counselors will cover graduation and college information such as financial aid, scholarships, and the admissions process.

Please click HERE for the presentation.


Senior Wall Mural Contest

  • Come to the Art Room (Room 802) to get a template for the wall design.
  • Design what you think would look great on the Senior Lawn Wall.
  • Turn in your design to Ms. Huls in Room 802 by Friday, August 31.
  • We will then vote on a favorite and it will go up on the wall as a mural.

Eric Paredes Save a Heart Screening Aug. 26

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Sudden Cardiac Arrest is a leading cause of death in youth under 25 and the #1 killer of student-athletes, but heart screenings are not part of regular youth exams. Is your daughter or son the 1 in 300 at risk? Get them a FREE heart screening at Otay Ranch High School on Sunday, August 26. The Eric Paredes Save A Life Foundation has provided over 27,000 heart screenings for youth age 12 to 25 to find undetected heart abnormalities. To learn more and register, visit EPSaveALife.org/register.Save a


Hilltop High School Open House Aug.23

Open House 

Thursday – August 23, 2018 

Food Faire & Entertainment – 5:00 p.m.- 5:45 p.m. – Quad area 

Support Hilltop High Clubs by purchasing dinner on campus! 

5:00 p.m. – Meet the Administration team/ Title I Notification meeting, Meet the candidates running for School Site Council – Cafeteria 

5:45 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Welcome parents – Stage 

Classroom visitation: 6:10 p.m. – 8:04 p.m. 

Please have your child help you to be able to visit their teachers by filling out their class, teacher and room # for each period:

Student Schedule Period  Class  Teacher  Room # 
1 6:10 p.m. – 6:20 p.m. 
2 6:25 p.m. – 6:35 p.m. 
3 6:41 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 

(SSC parent election) 

4 7:06 p.m. – 7:16 p.m. 
5 7:22 p.m. – 7:32 p.m. 
6 7:38 p.m. – 7:48 p.m. 
0/7 7:54 p.m. – 8:04 p.m. 

Click below for information about the candidates running for School Site Council:

School Site Council Candidates 2018-19

Click below to view the flyer for Open House:

2018-19 Student Schedule for Open House

Map of Hilltop High School

Hola padres y familias de Lancers,
Este jueves, 23 de agosto será nuestro día de puertas abiertas. Tendremos una reunión especial de Título I. También tendrán la oportunidad de conocer a nuestro nuevo director y también a los candidatos que se presentan para representarlos en SSC a las 5:00 p.m. en la cafeteria. Adjunta encontrará la boleta de los candidatos que se utilizará para votar más tarde esa noche durante su Período 2 para votar por al menos 3 candidatos. Por favor tómese el tiempo para leer las declaraciones de los candidatos. Esperamos verlos el jueves 23 de agosto a las 5:00 p.m.
Carla Redelings
Coordinadora de Servicios Integrados



Free and Reduced Meal Program

Why should I complete and submit a free and reduced lunch application?
You may be eligible for….
1. Free breakfast and lunch
2. College application waivers
3. Waivers for exams:
a. SAT- College Admission
b. ACT – College Admission
c. AP – Advanced Placement (College credit)
4. Funds to expand school programs
5. Funds to purchase educational supplies and materials
Students who take the SAT using a test fee waiver can receive four college application fee waivers. Most colleges participate.
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Infinite Campus – Parent Portal
Log in: user name & password
At left menu –
Under FAMILY – click on “Applications & Forms”
Click on “Meal Benefits Application”
Create pin & enter Campus Portal Password
Begin Application
● Application Time: 10-15 min.
● District processing time: 1–2 hours
For assistance, please contact:
Eva Sanchez, Rm 309 (619)476-4242

CSF Flier and Application

 The California Scholarship Federation is an honorary academic society. To earn Life Membership, students must apply and qualify for a minimum of FOUR semesters, beginning in Grade 10, with at least ONE SEMESTER of membership in the SENIOR YEAR. Life Members will receive special recognition at graduation. Membership is neither automatic nor retroactive. Membership is not compulsory and you MUST REAPPLY EACH SEMESTER. This form must be filled in completely and returned BEFORE 3:00 PM PDT on August 10, 2018. Late applications will NOT be processed: NO EXCEPTIONS! If you are going to be absent, be sure to turn in your application early. Applications are due to either the Counseling Center or to the CSF Advisor, Mr. Fuqua, in Room 408. A list of qualified applicants will be posted outside the Counseling Center. 

Click HERE for the flier with more information and the application.