Academics

Prekindergarten

Prekindergarten classes are offered at Hickman Elementary. We have two regular Pre-Kindergarten classes and one dual language Vietnamese class. All of the teachers are highly skilled and have great care, love, and patience for their students.

Promoting College and Careers

Awareness at Hickman

We have college day every Thursday. On this day, students and staff are encouraged to wear college T-shirts. Students are provided with knowledge and skills necessary to prepare them for a strong academic foundation.

AVID

Advancement via Individual Determination, is a college readiness program designed to help students develop the skills they need to be successful in college. The program places special emphasis on writing, critical thinking, teamwork, organization, and reading skills. This is accomplished through the use of graphic organizers, projects, goal-setting and agendas.

Technology Programs

  • Seesaw
  • ST Math
  • Spelling City
  • Discovery Education
  • Imagine Learning: 
  • MyOn
  • Stemscopes
  • Flocabulary
  • Amplify

All of these programs help our students function better in their daily lives, achieve personal goals, and reach their full potential as literate members of society. 

Online resources

Skyward Key

Skyward is our student information system.  Use Skyward Family Access to find student grades, attendance and more.

 

Dimension U logo

DimensionU consists of four engaging and interactive multiplayer video games that focus on core skills in math and literacy. Each game is designed with unique features that bring out distinct academic and strategic skills in students.

Khan academy logo

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom.