Hillcrest Elementary School offers educational opportunities for students in grades four and five. The school has an annual enrollment of more than 380 students. Its academic curriculum includes classes in reading and physical and health education. Hillcrest Elementary School also provides opportunities for students to participate in various sports activities. The school maintains a parent-teacher organization that works for student welfare. It has a library that provides a variety of educational resources and materials. Hillcrest Elementary School is governed by the Peekskill City School District, which additionally manages Peekskill High School, Peekskill Middle School, Oakside Elementary School and Woodside School.