Policies and Procedures
2013 - 2014 Downloadable Forms
Hilltop’s school year begins the Tuesday after Labor Day and ends the first
week of June. The preschool is closed during Kalamazoo Public Schools’ winter break
and on selected legal and religious holidays. Students in both preschool and Wraparound
may use their scheduled plan hours to attend Hilltop during spring break at no extra
Teachers recognize children's varying degrees of ability, emotional independence,
and social maturity; therefore ages listed next to programs are merely a guideline
in determining program placement. Hilltop is licensed to serve children from the
age 2 years, 9 months to 6 six.
Tuition shall be prorated for a child enrolling after the school year has begun.
We offer many opportunities for parent involvement from assisting in the classroom
and on field trips, organizing special events, helping teachers prepare activities,
to having a voice at meetings. Parents are welcome to drop in any time. Visitors
are kindly requested to call in advance for an appointment.