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Hillside Elementary School Celebrates School Year's End with Field Day

Hillside Elementary School students rush during a problem-solving activity during field day.Hillside Elementary School students celebrated the end of their school year with a field day this week.

Students of all grades hit the athletic field for a little physical activity and some friendly challenges on Friday. Students competed in color coded teams while participating in sack races and problem solving activities, all while cheering on their classmates and their school for one last time before summer sets in.

“It was really fun,” said third grade student Charles H.

“It was a really big workout.” After celebrating their school spirit this past week with themed days like flag day, pajama day, and beach day, students anxiously waited for Friday to get outside for a day of sun and fun exercises. Students at Hillside Elementary School said it was a great way to close the books on the year and start the summer.

“Definitely a nice way to end the year,” said third grade student Sami K.


A Hillside Elementary School student is cheered on by his team during a challenge.