About Hillview Crest Elementary

We are the home of the Huskies! Hillview Crest Elementary School is located in Union City and is 1 of 7 elementary schools from the New Haven Unified School District (NHUSD). Our district serves all of Union City and Part of South Hayward, California.

Our Mission:

Hillview Crest shares the mission of New Haven Unified School District: The mission of Hillview Crest Elementary School and NHUSD-- both being partnerships of students, families, staff and our richly diverse community--is to develop and empower every student to be a productive, responsible and successful global citizen by creating an exemplary inclusive educational system characterized by a safe, caring learning environment and a challenging, comprehensive curriculum that ensures academic proficiency.

Our Vision:

Our school vision is to ensure that all students leave Hillview Crest academically, socially and emotionally ready for 6th grade. In order to realize that vision we rely upon a close partnership between home and school. Hillview Crest has three school wide values:

  • Be Kind 
  • Be Strong 
  • Be Well

We know that with the right guidance and support both from school and from home, our students can flourish and grow in ways that move them toward being kind, thoughtful, and intelligent citizens.

School Highlights

Homework and Parent Engagement

We believe the purpose of homework is to practice skills that are taught in class. We believe that parents play an important role in the regular practice of academic skills at home. We believe that the school plays an important role in ensuring that parents have the resources they need to play their role in academic skill practice at home. We believe that it is important to make sure parents know what to expect for their child’s academic achievement and growth.

Helpful Documents for Reference

Student Accountability Report Card (SARC) (English)

Parent and Student Handbook

California Department of Education–Ed Data online for Hillview Crest Elementary School

Link to California Department of Education–DataQuest  

Home-School Compact

Parent Involvement Policy

Universal Complaint Process



HIllview Crest Elementary School
31410 Wheelon Avenue
Hayward, CA 94544

Phone: (510) 471-5720