Hillcrest Summer Hours
As we approach the end of June, the HILLCREST office will be switching to summer hours until August 1 st 9:00AM - 3:00PM. Should you have questions, you will find helpful contact information below.
Admissions Director
Nancie Blumenthal
805-497-7501 X 261

Records & Transcripts
Cathey Stueber
805-497-7501 X 205

Finance Department
Patty Marcinka
805-497-7501 X 203 (Tuesdays Only)

Technology Director
Doug Gonce
805-497-7501 X 259
Joni Metcalfe
805-497-7501 X 258

Athletics Director
Michael Westphal
805-497-7501 X 251

Executive Assistant
to Mrs. Winter
Nicole Myers
805-497-7501 X 204

Office Manager
Dawn Sharifi
805-497-7501 X 200
Director of Marketing, Development, & Giving
Misty Ochoa
805-497-7501 X 202

HCS Preschool Director &
Summer Camp Coordinator
Katie Trimble
(805)497-7501 X 229

Vice Principal
Jessica Navarro
805-497-7501 X 227

Head of School
Karen Winter
805-497-7501 X 210
Back To School Essential Dates
July 2020
Monday, 7/20
Used-Uniform Sale (PFA) 2:30PM - 6:00PM
Tuesday, 7/21
Norman's Uniform Sale 2:30PM - 6:00PM
August 2020
Friday, 8/21
Preschool Ice Cream Social 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Elementary Ice Cream Social 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Monday, 8/24
Int’l Student Welcome/Orientation  9:00AM
Secondary Book & Schedule Pick-up 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Secondary New Student/Parent Orientation 9:00AM - 10:00AM
7th Grade Student/Parent Orientation 10:30AM - 12:00PM
Preschool Back to School Night/Orientation 5:45PM
Elementary Back to School Night/Orientation 6:45PM
Tuesday, 8/25
Preschool - 12th Grade First Day of School
ALL SCHOOL Welcome Coffee 8:30AM - 9:30AM
Thursday, 8/27
Secondary Back to School Night 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Friday, 8/28
Secondary Beach Day 9:00AM - 2:30PM
September 2020
Monday, 9/07
Labor Day Holiday/NO SCHOOL or DAYCARE 
Tues. 9/08 - Fri. 9/11
High School Retreat
Friday, 9/04
Parent Volunteer Training (Preschool - 12th Grade) 
Friday, 9/18
Secondary Half-Day Schedule  7:55AM-12:15PM
Elementary Half-Day Schedule  8:25AM-12:30PM
Preschool Half-Day Schedule  8:30-12:30PM
Teacher In-Service NO DAYCARE
Secondary Summer Reading List

  • 7th Grade: The Prince and the Pauper, Mark Twain

  • 8th Grade: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, Mildred Taylor

  • 9th Grade: To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee

  • CP World Literature:  The Scarlet Pimpernel, Baroness Orczy

  • Honors World LiteratureA Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens

  • CP American Literature: The Scarlet Letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • Honors American Literature: (Read both) The Scarlet Letter, Nathaniel Hawthorne and Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury

  • British Literature: Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte

  • AP Language and Composition: (Read both) I Am Malala, Malala Yousafzai and Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything, Stephen D. Levitt & Steven J. Dubner

  • CP/Honons GovernmentIf You Can Keep It: The Forgotten Promise of American Liberty, Eric Metaxas
HCS USED Uniforms
The HCS PFA will be holding their annual HCS USED Uniforms SUMMER SALE!
Monday, July 20th
2:30pm - 6:00pm
Norman's Uniforms
will be on campus for their annual HCS New Uniforms
Tuesday, July 21st
2:30pm - 6:00pm

Hillcrest Christian School
384 Erbes Road
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

Hillcrest Christian Preschool
101 Skyline Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
Line #1: 805-495-5513
Line #2: 805-495-2537

HCS After-School Daycare
phone number: 805-368-3049
This number is only answered
Monday-Friday, 3:30 PM-6:00 PM
Should you have any questions or comments concerning this correspondence or need further information, please email