Fact Sheet

Accreditations and Affiliations
  • WASC (Western Association of Catholic Schools and Colleges)
  • WCEA (Western Catholic Education Association) Archdiocese of San Francisco
Staff and Faculty
  • Fr. William Brown, Pastor
  • Marie Bordeleau, Principal
  • Barbara Harris, Admissions, Advancement and Marketing Director
  • Theresa Crivello, Administrative Assistant
  • Mike Kavanagh, IT Director
  • 15 full-time teachers
  • 4 part-time teachers
  • Instructional Aides (K-8)
  • Reading and Math Specialist(s)
  • Resource Specialist
  • Math Specialists (1-8)
  • School Librarian
  • Spanish Teacher
  • Dedicated Math & Science Teachers (5-8)
  • Music Teacher/Choir Director
  • Athletic Director
  • After-Care
Enrollment
  • Approximately 276 students
  • One class per grade
  • Average student – teacher ratio is 13:1
School Hours
  • Kindergarten 8 am – 2 pm
  • Grades 1 – 8: 8 am – 3:05 pm
  • Monthly Wednesday Early Dismissal: 12:30 pm
  • After-Care (K- 8): 2 pm – 6 pm
Common-Core/State Standards-Based Curriculum
  • 21st Century Education
  • Religion*
  • Language Arts
  • Social Studies
  • Mathematics (Algebra 1 offered in Grade 8)
  • Science (Next Generation Science Standards) Inquiry-based curriculum developed by the University of California, Berkeley's Lawrence Hall of Science
  • Spanish (K- 8)
  • Instrument-Based Music (K- 8)
  • Physical Education (K- 8)
  • Art
Supplemental Curriculum
  • Reading Intervention
  • Resource
  • Stanford University's Graduate School of Education's Challenge Success Program
Technology
  • Apple Distinguished School
  • Apple Distinguished Educator, Grade 8
  • Document Cameras and projectors in every classroom
  • Presentation TVs & Smart Boards in every classroom
  • 1:1 iPads in Grades K- 8
  • Full-time IT Support
  • Technology Teacher recognized by the Tiburon Rotary Club as Teacher of the Year Award
  • Comprehensive Tech/Digital Citizenship Cloud based computing
Extracurricular Programs
  • Services Clubs (Get Some Give Some) and Pencils for Africa
  • Tiger Times Newspaper Art
  • Soccer (Girls)
  • Golf
  • Flag Football Mandarin Drama Choir
  • Altar Serving Math Club Student Council
After School CYO Athletics Programs
  • For girls: volleyball, basketball, track and field, and cross country
  • For boys: basketball, track and field, and cross country
Optional Hot Lunch
  • Good Earth provides affordable and nutritious lunches available daily for purchase.
Parent Resources/ Involvement
  • Parent Portals for real-time student academic information
  • Parent Guild
  • Parent Advisory Board
  • Volunteerism
Special Events and Traditions
  • Quarterly Student Awards Weekly Student-led Liturgy Christmas Giving Tree Program and Food Boxes
  • Christmas and Spring Concerts
  • Outdoor Education (Grade 6)
  • Catholic Schools Week Celebration Field Day
  • Spelling Contest
  • Elocution Contest
  • Teacher/Student Athletic Tournaments
  • Grandparents/Special Friends Day
  • Book Fair and Read Week
  • Fall dramatic performances
  • Blessing of the Pets
  • Mother Son Dance
  • Father Daughter Dance
  • Jr. High Dances (2)
  • Ice Cream Social
  • Golf Tournament
  • Crab Feed
  • Dinner Dance & Auction

Milestones

2014Marie Bordeleau named Saint Hilary Principal
2013Saint Hilary School celebrates 50th Anniversary
1988Saint Hilary School has its first lay principal, Mary Ahlbach
1983Saint Hilary School grows to offer a Kindergarten
1963Saint Hilary Church founded by the Sisters of the Holy Faith from Dublin Ireland with four classes from Grades 1 - 4
1954The new Saint Hilary Church was built to accommodate a growing community
1934The church has 300 parishioners, with thirty one children attending Catechism and a yearly maintenance fee of $25
1888Old Saint Hilary founded as a mission church of Saint Raphael's parish