Hillside Middle School

About Hillside

Hillside Middle School's Mission is to prepare ALL students for high school and beyond through inspiring self-motivation, maximizing student growth, and ensuring quality instruction in every class, every day. MUSH! Mighty United Students of Hillside! Our students enjoy the following opportunities.

  • Hillside teachers, staff and administration know our students and want them to succeed.
  • Each year over half of our student body have a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
  • Hillside offers both magnet and neighborhood Extended Learning Programs, which challenge our students both academically and socially.
  • Our award-winning science fair programs and teachers are recognized as one of the best and most comprehensive.
  • Hillside boasts an award-winning music program that offers orchestra, band, and choir.
  • We have the first middle school marching band/percussion ensemble drum line in the Salt Lake Valley.
  • Our school-wide recycling program is very active in the Three RŐs: Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle and boasts a Silver LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified building.
  • Students, parents, and community look forward to participating in and supporting our annual school musical.
  • Our after school program offers intramural sports (volleyball, basketball, soccer), Polynesian dance, homework hall (access to U of U tutors), Math Counts, and a school newspaper.
  • Hillside Peer Tutoring Program offers general education students the opportunity to work one on one with students with disabilities at our school.



1825 South Nevada Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84108

Phone: 801.481.4828
Fax: 801.481.4831
Website: hillside.slcschools.org


Jane Berntson

Monty Eyink
Assistant Principal

Enrollment: 579
Open Enrollment Status: Open


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