Welcome to Estes Hills Elementary!

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

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

Students in 3rd through 5th grades are invited to participate in this year's science fair.  We are expanding the fair to encourage projects that incorporate science, technology, engineering, and math!! Click the links below to sign up for this year's fair and see additional resources to support project work.


Blackbirds Music Performance

Our annual Blackbirds Music Performance will be on April 23rd for 1st, 3rd and 5th grade students.

Student Achievements


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 a Growth Mindset:

Eva S. was recognized by the 1st grade team.
Mena B. was recognized by Ms. Chianese.


Upcoming Events: Board Meeting, May 7

School Make-Up Days Listed / 

Días para recuperar días de no escuela


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: