Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO)

  • Who We Are:
    The Hillsdale High School PTSO is a volunteer organization made up of parents, teachers, students and administrators who partner together to help foster a diverse educational environment, create a supportive atmosphere and build a strong sense of community throughout the school. 

    What We Do:
    The goal of the PTSO is to support the following school programs in order to promote student enrichment, engage in open parent/staff communication and provide parents an opportunity to be connected and involved in their child’s overall education: 

     Freshman Welcome/Maze Day
     Freshman Mix and Mingle
     8 th Grade Shadow Days
     Student Clubs Support
     Senior Scholarships
     Junior Awards/Junior Interviews
     Career Day
     Back to School Night/Open House
     Parent Speaker Series
     Outstanding Service Awards
     Staff Enrichment Activities
     Purchasing Classroom Items (Teacher Wish List Program)
     Hospitality Events for School Staff
     Weekly e-Bulletin and Facebook Updates

    PTSO Communications:
    Weekly E-Bulletin: To facilitate communication within the school community, the PTSO emails a weekly e-bulletin each Friday with all the latest happenings at school. To submit announcements for the bulletin, please email us at by the Wednesday before. Click Here to sign up for the E-bulletin.

    PTSO Facebook Page: We encourage you to like and follow our Facebook Page to keep updated on all upcoming school events and activities, ask questions and add comments.

    Monthly Meetings:
    Our meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month at 7 pm in Room 808 in the Science and World Languages Building and we encourage all parents to attend. This is a great way show your support, provide input on how we can improve our programs to implement new ones, know what is going on in the school and mingle with other parents.

    How To Get Involved:
    All parents, staff and students are automatically members of the PTSO, and we welcome any amount of donation and volunteer time you can give.

    The PTSO is funded by donations from the HHS Foundation which helps pay for our programs so please consider donating today at

    For volunteering opportunities email our Volunteer Coordinator Margie Tostado at

    To serve on the PTSO Board or be a Committee Chair, email our Parliamentarian at

    Contact Us:
    For more information or questions please contact PTSO President, Cassandra Robinson (

    The PTSO would like to extend a warm THANK YOU to all our members and the entire school community for their support!!

Meeting Dates

  • August 19th

    September 16th - 7pm, Rm 808

    • Guest Speaker, Brett Stevenson, HHS Administrator
    • Topic: Supporting Students & Families for Success Come learn about the following HHS programs:
      • Empowerment Through Action Program
      • After School Learning Center
      • Peace Pantry
      • Community Partnerships
      • Parent Outreach

    October 21st - 7pm, Rm 808

    • Guest Speaker, Adrian Kirk, HHS Administrator
      • Learn about the New HHS Emergency Procedures

    November 18th

    December 9th - 7pm, Rm 808

    • Guest Speaker, Jeff Gilbert, HHS Administrator
      • The Senior Capstone Project: What is required? Why does HHS have this project? What does a student need to do to pass? How can I support my student?

    January 13th - 7pm, Rm 808

    • Guest Speaker, Superintendent Dr. Kevin Skelly
      • Learn & ask questions about plans for the high school district and upcoming vote on Measure L.

    February 10th

    March 9th

    April 20th

    May 11th