Brad Olinger
  • Shannon Smith - Principal

    Welcome to Hillcrest Elementary!  

    We are a junior kindergarten through third grade community school focused on working together, educating with excellence, and inspiring learners for life.  The Hillcrest staff take pride in creating an inclusive, learner-focused educational environment where our focus is to educate the whole child through their social-emotional, behavioral, and academic development.  We encourage family and community partnerships as valuable connections to inspire our learners, and we look forward to collaborating with you!

    Please feel free to contact me anytime by phone at 605-696-4600, email at, or by visiting with me at the Hillcrest office.

    Remember to Be A Bobcat!  Be Respectful.  Be Responsible.  Be Safe.  Be an Active Learner.

    Go Bobcats!