Welcome to Estes Hills Elementary!

Hour of Code



Estes Hills will be celebrating computer science week with "An Hour of Code."  Every student in every classroom will participate in this event during the week of December 8-12. Check out our plans for the Hour of Code!

Exciting Events

Estes Hills Artwork on Display
Check out the Estes Hills Elementary Artwork on display at the NC State Employee Credit Union located at 110 S. Elliott Drive in Chapel Hill!  The art will be on display through the end of April.

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!!

Science Fair 2015- April 30, 2015
Click the links below to learn more and sign up for this year's fair that will showcase student projects related to the topics of science, technology, engineering and math!


Student Achievements

Chapel Hill Chess Tournament

The following students participated in Chapel Hill Chess Tournament:

James S.              Rahul N.
 Kabir G.               Sam B.
 Oliver L.               Malcom L.
Jack S.

And our Eagle winners are:
James S. (1st place), Rahul N. (2nd place), Kabir G. (3rd place).

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

Genevieve E., Dezmond B., and Frankie S. were recognized by the Kindergarten Team.

Eli W. and Kimberly R.J. were recognized by the 1st Grade Team.

Aslan Y. was recognized by the 2nd Grade Team.

Christian F. was recognized by Ms. Bergman.

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

Dylan F. was recognized by the Kindergarten Team.

Geffen L. and Isabela Z. were recognized by the 2nd Grade Team.


DISTRICT ALERT!

Central Office Hours for Spring Break (3/30-4/3)
M-W: 7:30AM-5PM, Thurs. 7:30AM-2PM, Fri. closed


Upcoming Events: Board Meeting, April 9

School Make-Up Days Listed / 

Días para recuperar días de no escuela

Schools in Session on  March 27 - No Teacher Workday / 27 de marzo - Escuelas estarán abiertas y en sesión - No habrá día de trabajo para maestros

Read more...

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:
http://www.artsonia.com/schools/school.asp?id=35918

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: