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The Hilton Central School District may be a destination district in this region as many families choose this community to live in due to the quality of education children receive. The Hilton School District has been nationally and regionally recognized for its instructional programs and outstanding faculty. Staff and students have received accolades for their academic, musical and athletic achievements. Hilton High School was named to  US News & World Report's List of Top High Schools. In 2009 Quest Elementary teacher Suzanne Pilon was the recipient of the $10,000 Excellence in Math and Science Teaching Award, the Presidential Teaching Award, from the National Science Foundation; Merton Williams Middle School has been named an "Essential Elements Schools to Watch" by the NYS Education Department; the Hilton School District's Music Program was designated NAMM "Best Community for Music Education" and was a finalist in the GRAMMY Signature School program; Hilton students are offered a wide and varied opportunities in The Arts; for additional faculty recognition Faculty Notes; for athletic opportunities: Hilton Cadet Sports. Behavioral support: PBIS.

What is the International Baccalaureate?

The District is committed to student success through offering learning opportunities: International Baccalaureate at Hilton High School; an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program at Quest Elementary School, a K-6 elementary school-of-choice, Quest Elementary School accepts Hilton CSD children regardless of where they reside within the district; Full-day kindergarten; Pre-kindergarten; REACH an elementary gifted and talented program; Academic Intervention Services provided for any student who doesn't meet district standards in math, language arts, social studies or science at all levels; Learning Support Services Department; Career & Technical Endorsements on diploma; Instructional technology integration through Learning through Technology; Aquatic Center located at Merton Williams Middle School; Extracurricular activities as well as over 30 interscholastic athletic teams.

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Kindergarten in Hilton is Full-Day
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New/Transfer Student Registration  New and transfer student registration takes place in the Census Office located in District Offices, 225 West Ave., Hilton. You may call for an appointment at 585-392-1000 ext. 7031 or ext. 6072.  Registration Information

Security in Hilton Schools  Safety Issues in School  Safety and Security of our students is paramount. Our Security Department has a team of Youth Assistants stationed at the entrances of every school. 
 
Student Records  The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act [FERPA] affords parents and students over age 18 certain rights with respect to the student's educational records. For further information from the US. Dept. of Education, visit their web site at US Dept. of Education  

Transcript Requests  Transcript Requests
 
School Physicals in New York State are required.  Physical examinations must be completed in grades K, 2, 4, 7 and 10 as well as new entrants to the school.  Health Appraisal Form for Pediatrician Office
 
Hilton Central High School
400 East Avenue
Hilton, NY 14468
HS Main office: 585-392-1000 ext. 2409
FAX 585-392-1052
~1,500 students in Gr. 9-12
Principal  Brian Bartalo - 585-392-1000 ext. 2021

Assistant Principal David Leahy - 585-392-1000 ext. 2243
Assistant Principal Erin Schneider - 585-392-1000 ext. 2205
Assistant Principal Michael Zaffuts - 585-392-1000 ext. 2300
Guidance Office 585-392-1000 ext. 2240
Athletic Director Michael Giruzzi 585-392-1000 ext. 2135

Attendance 585-392-1000 ext. 2246
Health Office 585-392-1000 ext. 2247
Staff Directory
 
Hilton High School has an enrollment of 1,524 students.  The High School offers juniors and seniors an International Baccalaureate Diploma, a rigorous academic program of study.  Hilton High School made Newsweek's List of Top Schools.   All courses available are listed in the High School's Program of Studies catalogue available from High School Counseling Services: 585-392-1000 ext. 2240.
 
Hilton High School students distinguish themselves in many areas including publishing a literary magazine; graphic design and art; Music in Our Schools; web publishing; video production "The Wave"; drama, holding musicals and a senior play every year; the Crimson Cadets Marching Band; pre-engineering; videography and photography; Model United Nations Club and Conferences and the exceptional High School Library/Media Center. To find out more about the IB program: International Baccalaureate  High School students may attend the WEMOCO Career and Technical Center which is located in nearby Spencerport.  Hilton Cadets Interscholastic Sports have fall, winter and spring sports for boys and girls beginning in the seventh grade. Tours of the school may be arranged by calling the Main Office during school days from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 585-392-1000 ext. 2409.

NEW/TRANSFER STUDENT REGISTRATION
 
 
Merton Williams Middle School
200 School Lane
Hilton, NY 14468
MW Main Office: 585-392-1000 ext. 3098
FAX 585-392-1054
~700 students Gr. 7-8
Principal Tim Dobbertin - 585-392-1000 ext. 3099
Assistant Principal Suzanne Goff  - 585-392-1000 ext. 3096
Attendance/Health Office  585-392-1000 ext. 3151

Staff Directory
 
Welcome to Merton Williams Middle School which 764 students call home everyday. Principal Carol Stehm, Assistant Principal Suzanne Goff and the entire staff welcome your questions and comments. An annual Parent Visitation Day in the fall allows parents to follow their child's class schedule, meet with school counselors and find out more about Merton Williams. Tours of the school may be arranged by calling the Main Office during school days from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 585-392-1000 ext. 3191.  Aquatic Center is located at Merton Williams Middle School.


NEW/TRANSFER STUDENT REGISTRATION
 

Northwood Elementary School
433 No. Greece Rd., Hilton, NY 14468
NW Main Office: 585-392-1000 ext. 4526
FAX 585-392-1026
~800 students in Gr. K-6
Principal Kirk Ashton - 585-392-1000 ext. 4523
Asst. Principal Renee Mulrooney ext.4522 Attendance/Health Office 585-392-1000 ext. 4601 or ext. 4512
 
Staff Directory

The Northwood Elementary School [enrollment ~875] invites parents to learn more about the school's academic program and its activities for students including Band, Chorus, Math 24 Club, Chess Club, Student Council, Peer Mediation, Art Club, Reading Buddies, Game Factory and Safety Patrol. For more about the school library: Northwood Library/Media Center.   A Parent/Student Handbook is available at Northwood by calling the main office at 585-392-1000 ext. 4517. 
Northwood Teachers and Staff Voice Mail Extensions

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Quest Elementary School
225 West Ave.Hilton, NY 14468
QUEST Main Office: 585-392-1000 ext. 6100
FAX 585-392-1065
~400 students in Gr. K-6
Principal TBA - 585-392-1000 ext. 6101
IB Coordinator Andrea Geglia - 585-392-1000 ext. 6119
Attendance/Health Office 392-1000 ext. 6155 or ext. 6153

Staff Directory

The Quest Elementary School provides many hands-on learning experiences in a cooperative, enriching environment. All Hilton District students are eligible to attend Quest Elementary, but applications are required. Quest International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program  Quest Elementary School applications are due in late February  - including kindergarten.  A multi-age school of choice, Quest Elementary School's smaller student population, about 400 pupils, is a mix of students representing the district profile including special education.  Quest Elementary Library Media Center   To request further information and tour of the school, please call the school during school days at 585-392-1000 ext. 6101.

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Village Elementary School
100 School Lane, Hilton, NY 14468
VE Main Office: 585-392-1000 ext. 5197
FAX 585-392-1012
Gr. K-6 School
~1,000 students in Gr. K-6
Principal Tracie Czebatol 585-392-1000 ext. 5101
Assistant Principal Brian Lumb 585-392-1000 ext. 5102
 
Attendance/Health Office: 392-1000 ext. 5199/5104
 
Staff Directory
 
The Village Elementary School has an enrollment of ~1,000 pupils.  The school has a full-time and part-time staff of over 80 professionals. A child-centered school, the Village uses a variety of formats to organize students in the classrooms for learning including the traditional self-contained classroom; cooperative teams of two teachers at the same grade level; and cooperative pairs of teachers who keep their children for two years a practice termed looping.  Chorus and Band are part of the school's activities with instrumental music lessons beginning in fourth grade. For more: Village Elementary Library/Media Center  Tours of the school may be arranged by calling the Main Office during school days from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 585-392-1000 ext. 5181.
 
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