Welcome to Estes Hills Elementary!

Welcome to Estes Hills Elementary School.  We value your visit, so please look around and enjoy!

Exciting Events

2015 Estes Hills Read-A-Thon

The 2015 Read-A-Thon was a huge success!!  Estes Hills students read a total of 204,589 minutes and raised $5000 for our school!!  All the money will be used to support Estes Hills students and staff.

Thank you to all of the amazing families for all their incredible contributions to our school!!!
A big thank you to our Read-A-Thon team for all of their hard work to make our Read-A-Thon such a roaring success!!

Student Achievements


Congratulations to all who participated in the district French Poetry contest!  The following students placed in the competition:

First Grade:  1st place - Faith F., 2nd place - Madelyn P., 3rd place - Aida D.
Second Grade:  1st place - Owen M-B., 2nd place - Adrian H., 3rd place - Yevgeny P.
Third Grade:  3rd place - Megan A. 
Fourth Grade:  1st place - Lucie T., 2nd place - Kevin H., 3rd place - Fuzzy B.
Fifth Grade:  2nd place - Alex A.

Great job to all the students who participated in our Science Fair.  The projects presented were creative, innovative and inspiring!  Thank you to all who were willing to take a risk, work hard and push your brain!

Congratulations to our 5th grade students who participated in the District Battle of the Books!
Seven teams competed in a round robin tournament. Our Estes Hills team won 3rd place!

The Klassy Kookies
Audrey A.
Meredith C.
Sara Maeve K.
Sol L-F.
Kylie L.
Ana P.
Eloise R.
Jala R.
Raeva J.

We would like to celebrate the following students for showing Grit:

Quadry P. and Caris M. were recognized by the 1st grade team.
Will S. and Lucy R. were recognized by Ms. Pace.
Kathleen H. and Fiona B. were recognized by Ms. Talikoff.

We would like to celebrate the following students for showing a Growth Mindset:

Qumari U. and Tal L. were recognized by Ms. Pace.


Upcoming Events: Board Meeting, May 21; Lincoln Center Closing to Public at 3:30 pm, May 29 / Lincoln Center estará cerrado al público a partir de la 3:30 pm, 29 de mayo

School Make-Up Days Listed / Días para recuperar días de no escuela

School in Session on Monday, May 25 / Escuelas en sesión el lunes, 25 de mayo


Eagle Calendar

Support Your School

Paper Donations Needed

The school is low on copy paper. If you have a chance to pick some up, you can bring it to the front office. Thank you!

Join the PTA! Membership dues are annual, so its time to rejoin! Membership Forms are available on the PTA web site.

Link your Harris Teeter Vic Card
to Estes Hills #2371. Estes Hills makes over $1,500 a year through Harris Teeter's Together in Education program.  You have to re-link each year either with a clerk at check out or online http://www.harristeeter.com.

For more ways to help Estes Hills raise money, see Support Your School under Parents.

Daily Announcements

Estes Hills Art on Display in Virtual Art Gallery!

Estes Hills Elementary Art Students have NEW artwork on display in Artsonia.com's Online Art Museum!! All students who returned their permission forms have art available to view.

Check out the gorgeous art we have done so far this year:

Friends of Stephon Goode

Mr Goode was a 5th grade teacher here at Estes before moving to Assistant Principal over at Smith Middle School in Chapel Hill. Smith is currently doing some fundraising to help defray the medical costs associated with his impending kidney transplant.  If you are interested, please visit: