District News

 Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year for HCUSD# 3


Hillsboro High School Yearbook Order

Order your 2015-2016 Hiltop (yearbook) now.  The Hiltop is a 144-page hardback book with full-color images and detailed stories captured throughout the school year.  The cost is $50.00, and all orders must be paid on or before Friday, January 29, 2016.  Payment should be sent to HHS, Attention: Hiltop. 
While it is not possible for the District to completely eliminate the risks of exposure to allergens when students come to school, a cooperative effort among students' families, staff members, and students helps the District reduce these risks and provide accommodations and proper treatment for allergic reactions. Click here to view procedures concerning food allergies currently in place at HCUSD#3. 

Paying Online School Fees 

Hillsboro CUSD #3 offers a more convenient way to pay all school fees (food service, registration, activities, etc.).  You can choose to pay online or at the school offices with a credit/debit card, cash, or checks.  
    ›Download Instructions for Setting up the Online Payment Account


General Announcements 

District policy states that the Food Service department will provide an alternate lunch consisting of a cheese sandwich, fruit or vegetable, and milk for any student whose Food Service account balance is negative by $25 or more.  If you would like to set up a plan to pay off the balance owed, please contact Kyle Hacke at 217-532-2942 or email at khacke@hillsboroschools.net.

Alumni Directory

Please register if you are a Hillsboro High School graduate.  To get started click here.   

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Hillsboro High School Building Project Update Information

High School Building Project Update

The Community Unit School District #3 Board of Education has held two public meetings to solicit public questions and input regarding a Hillsboro High School building project.  At its most recent meeting on November 18, 2015 three project concepts were presented by FGM Architects and reviewed by those in attendance. Diagrams of each of those concepts can be viewed using the links below. 


Concept A                 Concept B                  Concept C



Please provide feedback about this project using one of the following methods.



Contact Superintendent David Powell at dpowell@hillsboroschools.net or 217-532-2942




Email all school board members and the superintendent by clicking HERE.