• Alert: Attention: Board of Education Staff and Parents: Due to excessive snow days, please note the following change in the district calendar for next week: Thursday,  March 29th  -  All Schools will be open for a half day.
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Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Policy (HIB)

As required by law, the Board of Education adopted an HIB policy at our August 18, 2011 meeting. Here is a list of links for more information. 

Contact the Board Office to request rules of pupil code of conduct in a language other than English.  

Dr. Sharon Festante, District HIB Coordinator
George Washington School
1530 Leslie St. 
Hillside NJ, 07205

908.352.7664 ext 7400


Anti-Bullying Specialists

Abram P. Morris School

Jeanie Ruban

Cristina Sabates


Calvin Coolidge School

Jeanie Ruban

Jeanna Martinez


Hurden Looker School

Daniel Nuzzolo

Jennifer Pinho



George Washington School

Lisa Moscoso

Kelly Kurdyla


Walter O. Krumbiegel Middle School

Daniel Nuzzolo


Hillside High School

Melba Mullins

Jennifer Griffith

HIB self-assessment grade

As per the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act (ABR) (P.L.2010, c.122), the Hillside Public Schools has posted its Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights Act grades to the school district's HIB webpage, and to each individual school's webpage. Please feel free to contact Dr. Sharon Festante, Anti-Bullying Coordinator if you have any questions.