Learning in Relationship

Emergent Curriculum

Leadership in Community

Organizational Integrity

Welcome to the Hilltop Community!

Welcome to Hilltop Children’s Center, a high quality preschool, afterschool program, and professional development institute of early learning and inquiry serving the Seattle community since 1971. Together, we are working with the next generation of inventors, leaders, thinkers, artists, and social activists.
big kids summer

Spots Available for 3-5 year olds!

Full days, 3 days per week. Half day, 4 day per week. Contact registrar@hilltopcc.org for more info. 

Changing Hearts to Change Behaviors: A Charlottesville Response

As we saw in reports from Charlottesville and other cities around the U.S. last month, groups like the KKK, neo-Nazis, and other white supremacists are acting with greater confidence than they have in decades…read more

Social Justice and Equity

Hilltop’s Statement on Commitment to Equity and Social Justice from the Hilltop Board of Directors

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Non-Discrimination Policy: We recognize, value, and promote diversity. Hilltop Children’s Center will not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, gender, age, marital or military status, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, political ideology, genetic information or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. Hilltop Children’s Center acknowledges and protects the rights of children, families, and staff to their own culture and to the customs, beliefs, and practices that comprise that culture.

If you have any questions, please call our office: 206-283-3100

As a non-profit organization, Hilltop relies on the generosity of our community to be able to offer an exceptional experience to each child, to continue our educators’ professional development and growth, and to provide scholarship money to families who otherwise couldn’t attend Hilltop.