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Outreach

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The outreach projects undertaken by Hillcrest pupils, not only assist our community by making pupils aware of the needs of others but, develop greater empathy and compassion.

Whole school projects include:

  • HPS Kids Community Tin Collection
  • Bread Fasteners (to purchase wheelchairs)
  • Aluminium Can Tags (to purchase guide dog)
  • Spring Day Fruit Collection
    (supporting Hillcrest Hospital, Hillcrest Aids Centre and 1000 Hills Community Centre)
  • Literacy Day Book Collection
    (books are donated to a different school each year)
  • Easter Egg Collection (Rotary Club )
  • Rhino Day
  • Slipper Day (Reach for a Dream)
  • Wacky Wednesday (Cystic Fibrosis)

The Foundation Phase supports:

  • CHOC
  • HPS Kids Community

In addition, each Senior Primary Grade has adopted different projects:

Grade 4
  • Esibusisweni Creche & Orphanage
  • Bridge of Hope
Grade 5
  • HPS Kids Community
  • General Assistants Christmas Collection
Grade 6
  • Kloof S.P.C.A.
  • Muscular Dystrophy Foundation
Grade 7
  • Hillcrest Hospital – term visit to hold teas, interact with patients and donate fruit and Easter eggs
  • Mike Hardwich Foundation
Grade 5, 6, 7 & LEAP
  • Winter Warmth drive in conjunction with the Saint Vincent De Paul Society

These projects are funded by the Grades’ cake sales – 50% of the turn over funds each grades’ outreach project.

We are extremely grateful to our parents and pupils, whose generosity and concern have made our Outreach Programme possible.