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‌Hillview School is located in south east Mill Woods in the Woodvale Community. We are proud of being a READING School where Character Counts! We have a strong focus on reading as well as all academic areas, including enrichment activities for all classes. We  have a strong character education component to our life at Hillview, helping to build "a better you and me! that includes leadership skills and health and wellness."

At Hillview our specialty includes:

  • Daily silent reading, where EVERYONE in the building enjoys reading
  • Extensive Health and Wellness program through APPLE Schools
  • Leadership development through the Leader in Me program
  • Multi-ethnic student population
  • Focus on literacy
  • Enhanced music instruction
  • Citizenship skills with the Leader in Me program and a strong positive behaviour program
  • High expectation for all students
  • Safe and caring atmosphere
  • A culture where success for all is encouraged

Students at Hillview are actively involved in their learning. We believe all students can achieve to their best potential when given the opportunity. Together students, parents and teachers work hard so each child can achieve their best. After visiting our Web site, if you would like more information please call 780-463-8108 or visit (355 Woodvale Road East), we will be happy to answer your questions. 



  1. Daily silent reading between 8:45 and 9:00, to share the "gift of reading" with our students. Family members are always welcome to come and read wtih us!
  2. To improve achievement of all students with an emphasis on literacy and numeracy
  3. We focus on reading comprehension for all students.
  4. We continue to develop numeracy skills through problem solving
  5. To achieve high standards of citizenship conduct, safety and well-being of students and staff through a comprehensive character education program
  6. Students are rewarded in a positive manner
  7. All students will participate in a enriched music program with performance opportunities throughout the year