Experience life as a Hillcrest Academy Raven
Signature Hillcrest Experiences
Our signature experiences are all about making your time at Hillcrest Academy unforgettable.
Special Emphasis Days
Our “Adulting” sessions cover real-life skills you need for the road ahead. Get a crash course on everything from budgeting to buying your first car. Dive deep into topics including faith, friendships, conflict resolution, and mastering social media etiquette.
Senior Class Trip
Elevate your final year with a four-day adventure in Washington, D.C. Explore the rich history, visit iconic landmarks, and bond with your classmates in the nation’s capital. Seniors, this is your turn to make memories that will last a lifetime. It’s not just a trip, it’s a rite of passage.
Service and Learning Term
Every other year, we kick things up a notch with Service and Learning Term (S.A.L.T.). It’s not your typical classroom stuff — we’re talking about real-world impact. This is a time when students and faculty come together for hands-on experiences, reflecting our commitment to service and learning.
Whether you have a love for the stage, a passion for music, or a flair for dramatic storytelling, there’s a place for you to shine. At Hillcrest Academy, faith-based education and the arts combine seamlessly in a vibrant Performing Arts program. Showcase your creative talents, experience extraordinary growth, and develop a lifelong appreciation for the arts.
Groups & Clubs
Pursue your interests, connect with like-minded peers, and play a significant role in shaping Hillcrest Academy’s vibrant community. Engaging in school clubs and groups means you can become a leader, grow personally, and make lifelong friends. It’s also a chance to give back to your community and feel a strong sense of purpose while having lots of fun.
Find thrilling opportunities to unleash your competitive spirit and be part of Hillcrest Academy’s winning tradition! The Ravens boast 12 varsity sports, 18 state championships, and six sportsmanship trophies. See what it looks like to embrace victories, handle losses gracefully, practice self-control, and stand by your teammates.
If you’re searching for an academically inspiring, Christ-centered private school in Kalona, Iowa, look no further than Hillcrest Academy. Catch a glimpse of student life at Hillcrest.
The events calendar is your go-to source for everything happening at Hillcrest Academy. From action-packed sporting events to captivating performances, essential test dates, and deadlines, it’s all right here.
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If you’re looking for a positive learning experience and inclusive community to be a part of, we invite you to visit our campus and see for yourself what a Hillcrest Academy education can offer your family.