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Hillside Fall Book Fair September 24-26 CLICK FOR SCHEDULE
Join your child at the Book Fair during their class scheduled visit and/or on special events
We cannot run this event without your help! Please volunteer HERE

Welcome to the Closter Parent Teacher Organization Website!
Our website is constantly updated with useful information, upcoming events, and deadlines.

How to easily navigate our website
- Information about current events and programs can be found on our Homepage, some PTO programs have a dedicated page under "Programs: Info"
- Items available for purchase appear under the "Programs: Order" menu (viewable after you SIGN IN)

Join the PTO and learn more about membership HERE
- Update your child's grade and teacher in My Students
- Check your Profile to make sure your information is current and your directory selections are correct

PTO Lunch Program through No Fuss Lunch has started! CLICK HERE for details, registration instructions, and FAQ

Get Involved! Check out the PTO Calendar and related Committees for the coming year - Sign Up to volunteer
Current Opportunities:
Hillside Art to Remember is starting 9/13 and we are currently signing up Coordinators who run their timeslot for the duration of the program, learn more and sign up HERE
Hillside Book Fair is September 24-26, with volunteer opportunities starting 9/23 - See classes schedule and volunteer HERE

Have you heard about our FIRST EVER Hillside T-shirt Design Contest? Read HERE

Hillside Fall Book Fair

September 24-26

Join your child at the Book Fair, according to class schedule
Please remember to send money with your child if you are unable to join their class. Books start at $4.99

Early-Morning Book Fair with Parent/Guardian
September 25th 8am-8:30am K-2nd grades
September 26th 8am-8:30am 3rd-4th grades

Afternoon Book Fair with Parent/Guardian
September 25th 3:30pm-6pm

Please help make the Book Fair a success. Volunteer HERE
If you have any questions please contact us:

Check our Hillside Book Fair page on Scholastic website

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No School - Rosh Hashanah
Mon, Sep 30, 2019
Closter PTO
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Hillside School T-shirt Design Contest
Fri, Oct 04, 2019
Hillside Elementary School

The first ever Hillside School T-shirt design contest is here.

The winning design will be printed on all t-shirts created to show your Hillside School spirit.  Once a winning design is chosen, t-shirts will be for sale through our website. WE need YOUR creativity. Runners-up will be selected from each grade and on display on the hallway bulletin board. Imagine the fame and glory.

There are 4 simple rules to follow:
1.Only original designs are accepted. You must include the year 2020 somewhere on your design. No computer generated art or parental participation.
2.Each design may have a maximum of 3 colors. Black is considered a color.
3. Print your name, grade, and class clearly on the back of your design. All entries should be placed in a PTO basket in the front office.
Use your imagination, think outside the box, be creative, and most of all, have fun.

Submission deadline: Friday, October 4th

Entries can be drawn on a 8x11 sheet of plain paper or you can download a T-shirt Template HERE.

Questions? Email Andrea at

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Jr Noresmen Cheerleaders Event
Fri, Oct 04, 2019
Start: 4:00 PM
Northern Valley Demarest

See details under Your PTO -> Flyers -> Town and Community Events


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No School - Yom Kippur
Wed, Oct 09, 2019
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Children Assault Prevention (CAP) Parent Presentation
Thu, Oct 10, 2019
Start: 2:00 PM
Hillside Elementary School
Closter Schools are providing Child Assault Prevention (CAP) training for students, to prevent abuse and bullying, teach them how to be assertive without being aggressive, and to learn self-protection strategies to keep them safe from sexual abuse, abduction, and other potentially dangerous situations. 

We are asking parents to come learn and reinforce what their children are learning in the CAP classroom workshop, by attending this parent presentation on Thursday, October 10, at 2 PM in the Hillside Elementary School STEM lab.  

Your presence and participation will make a difference.
See flyer HERE

For more information, please visit
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Hillside Picture Day
Fri, Oct 11, 2019
Hillside Elementary School
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Porch Light Production Information Meeting: Willy Wonka Jr
Tue, Oct 15, 2019
Start: 6:00 PM
TMS Auditorium

Porch Light Studio, Stage & Schools and The Closter PTO present a production of "Willy Wonka Jr" which will be performed on Saturday, February 8th, 2020.
This program is open to Closter students in grades 2-5 only

To learn more CLICK HERE

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Tenakill Picture Day
Thu, Oct 17, 2019
Tenakill Middle School
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Fall Social
Thu, Oct 17, 2019
Start: 7:30 PM
Sparkill Steakhouse

Please join us for our annual Fall Social on Thursday, October 17th, 7:30 PM at Sparkill Steakhouse (500 NY-340 in Sparkill, NY). 

Enjoy a fun night with fellow Closter parents including buffet dinner, drinks and dancing.


Click here to order for Fall Social
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Mac Bain Farm Festival
Sat, Oct 19, 2019
Start: 3:00 PM
Mac Bain Farm

The Environmental Commission will be holding its 12th Annual MacBain Farm Festival on Saturday, October 19 from 3pm to 5pm (Rain Date - Sunday, October 20 from 3pm to 5pm) for Closter families only. Children will pick a pumpkin from Closter's 5 1/2 acre MacBain Farm, 203 Hickory Lane and decorate them there, under adult guidance.  There will also be story-telling, live music, cider and s'mores for the children to make at our bonfire. Come enjoy the Bounty and the Beauty of the MacBain Farm, a borough park, and the demonstration of farming skills by our caretaker, John McCaffrey.

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HES Art to Remember
Hillside Elementary School

Treasure your child’s growth through artwork: Art to Remember is a creative fundraiser allowing parents to purchase keepsake products customized with their child’s art. Each purchase captures a moment in time and raises funds for our school. Please visit the Art to Remember Page or view the Art to Remember Letter for more information

- Make sure your child brings in an impage/picture for the project. Need picture ideas? Click HERE

- Join in and become part of the experience in the Art Room. More information available on the Art to Remember Page

Any questions? Please contact the Art to Remember Co-Chairs:
Helen Kim -
Limor Moshkovich -

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CLICK HERE for the AmazonSmile Closter PTO Link

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The Stop and Shop A+ School Rewards Program is free and lets you support Closter Public Schools while you shop for groceries.

CLICK HERE for more information