Clubs & Organizations

  • Girls on the Run

    Girls on the Run is a life- changing character development program for girls in 3rd - 5th grade. GOTR team consist of 15-20 girls, led by trained coaches.  GOTR will meet on Tuesdays and Thursday after school from 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm. The Fall GOTR season runs from September 19 - December 15, 2016. To bring the season to a close the girls will in a 5K on December 10.2016. To register please go to scholarships are available. For more information about Girls on the Run at Hilburn Academy contact Jill Miller 
  • Science Olympiad

    Science Olympiad club is after-school club for 3rd - 5th graders who are interested in competing in the annual North Carolina Science Olympiad (NCSO). The events in NCSO are aligned with the NC Standard Course of Study and involve what teachers are already doing in the classroom. Further, these events are well balanced between the various science disciplines, requiring knowledge of science facts, concepts, processes, skills and applications.
    Olympic-style medals are awarded to the top placing individuals in each event. Team trophies are also awarded to top placing teams at each tournament. When applying for Science Olympiad, please consider the following requirements. Students must be able to attend weekly practices. Students must have transportation from practices and must have transportation to and from the tournament, which is on a Saturday in April. There are limited spots on the teams. Please completed the 2016-2017 online application for elementary students. the last day to submit applications are Friday, September 23. 
    Please contact Ms. Blackburn or Mr. Cucurullo with questions or if you are interested in volunteering.