OUr athletics programming provides an opportunity for students to develop their individual athletic ability and teamwork skills. Hillcrest offers Tier 2 sport teams.
Check out the Edmonton School Athletics website for information about games ans schdeules. Please check out this website for information on games.
Our school offers a variety of teams for our student athletes:
Soccer: Hillcrest offers an exciting Soccer program for juniors and seniors. You can look forward to Soccer season starting in September!
Volleyball: Hillcrest offers an exciting volleyball program for juniors and seniors. You can look forward to volleyball season starting in October!
Cross Country Running: Our cross country running team is a great way for students to get involved with the athletics here at Hillcrest. If you have a love for running, or you want to get in shape this is the team for you! There are no try outs for this team, if you’re interested you can join! We enter in 4 races each year -- the final race is the City Championship. The season runs from the beginning of September until mid-October.
Basketball: We have 4 basketball teams: a senior boys and a senior girls team as well as a junior boys and a junior girls team. We start try outs at the beginning of December and our teams are made before the Winter Break. Our season runs from January until mid-March.
Senior Basketball: On a senior team you could expect 1-2 games per week and 2 practices per week. Our senior teams enter in a few weekend tournaments each year.
Junior Basketball: On a junior team you could expect 1 game per week and 1-2 practices per week. Our junior teams usually enter in one weekend tournament per year.
Track & Field: We kick off our track and field season in Phys Ed classes in mid-April. Students learn all of the events during class and then they choose their two best events to compete in at our school wide track meet at the beginning of May. The top 2 boys and 2 girls in each category and in each event earn the opportunity to be a member of the Track and Field team. These students will compete at the Zone Track Meet at the end of May. The top students from Zones will have the opportunity to compete at the City Finals at the beginning of June.