Husky Strong - 1/23/2019

Husky Strong

Hillcrest High School
Midvale, Utah
January 23, 2019

Hillcrest High School—Community School

Tools for Parents—Parent Connections Website

Parent Connections is a website designed by Canyons School District to be a technology resource for parents.  The website provides resources that will address academics, communication, safety, and available technology in Canyons District. “Tip of the Month: It can be difficult to stay involved and monitor your children's tech use and screen time.  How can you keep up with so many different devices and apps that are constantly changing?” Visit their website for more information and helpful videos:

Canyons School District’s Family Learning Center—Adult Education Classes

Adult education program at the Family Learning Centers offers classes for parents to earn a high school diploma, learn English, basic computer skills, "plazas communitarias", parenting skills, and other content such as managing conflict, financial literacy, and nutrition. For more information, visit:

Concurrent Enrollment:

Salt Lake Community College is offering a Concurrent Enrollment Tuition Waiver program starting with the 2019-2020 school year.  Students must have completed 6 credit hours (two concurrent classes) and have a GPA of 3.0 or better in those classes. The waiver will give a tuition break of $500 for the fall 2019 and spring 2020 semesters. Students will need to apply for the tuition waiver at then go to “Student Guide”, click on “Transition to College” and you’ll find it there.  The deadline to apply for this waiver is March 1, 2019.  If you have questions about this program, SLCC at 801-957-6344.

Community Resources Information and Events

Visit the Mobile Clinic at Hillcrest High School!

The Utah Partners for Health Mobile Clinic will be at Hillcrest High School on the following day:

  • April 9, 2019 from 8:00am-3:00pm


The Utah Medicaid program pays medical bills for people:

  • who qualify for a category of Medicaid
  • who have low income or cannot afford the cost of health care who have resources (assets) under the federal limit for the category of Medicaid

Canyons School District Medicaid Outreach Services assists with the application.  The State Medicaid Office determines eligibility.  Together we help children get health insurance. Insurance coverage for Medicaid eligible recipients is provided by Molina Healthcare of Utah, Healthy You (through University of Utah), and Select Access (Intermountain Healthcare)
Want more information? Please call us at 801-826-7272 – ¡Se Habla Español!

Tyler Library

8041 S. Wood Street
Midvale, UT 84047
Tyler Kid's Cafe
Tyler Meeting Room (Capacity 81)
Monday-Friday 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Utah Food Bank nutrition program where youth may receive a meal each afternoon, Monday through Friday. Meals are available on Saturdays at some locations.

Teen Time - Reach for the Stars

Monday-Friday 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Drop-in activity for teens (Ages 13 to 17). Homework help. They have prices (for example: they can qualify for lasertag or bingo!).

Food Service Hours

MON-THU 8:30AM-11AM, 1PM-3PM, closed 11AM-1PM


Hillcrest High School—Escuela Comunitaria

Junta de Padres

Los Padres son parte del equipo en los logros académicos de los estudiantes. Acompáñenos a la próxima junta de padres que será el martes, 11 de Diciembre de 6:30-7:30pm en el salón, AT 200. El tema este mes es sobre “Programas de Educación y Carreras Técnicas.” En este taller hablaremos sobre la educación y carreras técnicas en SLCC que son diseñadas para preparar a os estudiantes para inmediatamente entrar un trabajo.

Herramientas para los Padres—La Pagina de Internet “Parent Connections”

La pagina de internet “Parent Connections” fue diseñada para el distrito escolar de Canyons como un recurso de tecnología para los padres/familias. Esta pagina provee recursos e información sobre el aprendizaje académico, comunicación, seguridad, y tecnología en el distrito.  “Consejo del Mes: Puede ser difícil estar involucrado y monitorear cuando tiempo usan la tecnología y tiempo en las pantallas (por ejemplo; ipads/tabletas, teléfonos, televisiones, videojuegos). ¿Como puede uno como padre/familia monitoria esta tecnología de teléfonos y “apps” cuando constantemente están cambiando?” Visite su pagina de internet para mas información y videos en español:

Centro de Aprendizaje para las Familias del Distrito de Canyons—Clases para adultos

Los centros de aprendizaje para las familias proveen diferentes clases para los adultos para recibir su diploma de la high school, computación, ingles, nutrición, clases para padres, y mucho mas. Visite su pagina para mas información:

Recursos y Eventos Comunitarios

Visita de Clínica Móvil a la escuela Hillcrest

La Clínica Móvil de Utah Partners for Health estará en la escuela Hillcrest los próximos días:

· 9 de abril del 2019 de 8:00am-3:00pm


La Oficina de Canyons School District Medicaid Outreach Services ayuda a llenar la aplicación de Medicaid. La oficina de estatal de Medicaid determina si la persona(s) califica para el programa. La seguranza medica de Medicaid para personas elegible son proveídos por Molina Healthcare of Utah, Healthy You (University of Utah), y Select Access (Intermountain Healthcare). Para mas información llamelos al 801-826-7272 – ¡Se habla español!

Biblioteca Tyler

8041 S. Wood Street
Midvale, UT 84047

Tyler Kid's Cafe
Cuarto de Juntas de la biblioteca Tyler
Lunes a viernes de 3:30pm - 4:00pm

Los jóvenes reciben comida gratuita de parte del banco de comida Utah (Utah Food Bank) los lunes a Viernes. En ciertos lugares se provee comida a los jóvenes los sábados.

Hora de los Adolecentes—Llegar a las estrellas
Lunes a viernes de 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Actividades para los adolecentes (Edades 13 a 17). Ayuda con la tarea. Tienen premios.
Copperview Comida y Centro de Recursos

8446 S. Harrison St., Midvale
Servicio de Comida
Lunes a Jueves 8:30AM-11AM, 1PM-3PM, Cerrado de 11AM-1PM

Upcoming Events:

  • January 23 -24, 2:30 p.m. Schedule changes
  • January 23, 6:30 p.m. Wrestling Battle of the Ax @ Brighton High School
  • January 24, 6:00 p.m. Region Drill Competition @ Hunter High School
  • January 24-26, 7:00 p.m. Play “Sunday in the Park with George”
  • January 25, 5:15 p.m. Girls’ Basketball @ Hillcrest High School
  • January 25, 7:00 p.m. Boys’ Basketball @ Kerns High School
  • January 26, 8:00 a.m. State Cheer Competition @ SLCC Taylorsville
  • January 26, Swimming Region Championships
  • January 29, 5:15 p.m. Girls Basketball @ Cyprus High School
  • January 29, 7:00 p.m. Boys’ Basketball @ Hillcrest High School
  • January 30, 7:00 p.m. Concerto Night Concert @ Auditorium
  • February 1, Wrestling 6A State Competition
  • February 1, 5:15 p.m. Girls’ Basketball @ Granger High School
  • February 1, 7:00 p.m. Boys’ Basketball @ Hillcrest High School
  • February 2, UVU State Drill Competition