• Rising Kindergarten Family Information

    Ready-Set-Kindergarten! We are so excited to support your family as your child leaps into school! You may find the information below helpful. Be sure to browse through the information, especially the links, for more support. We have additional resources at the bottom of this page as well! 

    Hilburn PreK-8 Academy

    • Address:  7100 Hilburn Drive, Raleigh, NC 27603
    • Main Phone Line:  919-571-6800


    School Hours

    • Students Arrive at 7:45 – 8:10 AM
    • School Day Start 8:15 AM
    • Students Dismiss at 3:00 PM  
    • After 2:30 PM, students must be picked up in carpool – no early checkouts.


    Popsicles & Play Dates for Rising Kindergartners and Their Families

    • Our PTA will be hosting Popsicles on the Playground for the 2024 - 2025 school year. Once this date has been determined, it will be posted here and on our home page.


    Bus Transportation


    Health Information



    Carpool Tags

    • If your student uses carpool throughout the year, please sign up for a carpool number.  (Carpool numbers will be available at the front office, but also at all of our Beginning of the Year Events, Including- Popsicles on the Playground, each day during Kindergarten Staggered Entry, and Kindergarten “Meet the Teacher.”)
    • If your kindergarten student has an older sibling at Hilburn, the whole family will use the same carpool number already being used.  



    • 1702 Medication Form
    • A parent must bring the medication to school and sign the medication into the office (DO NOT send medication in with the child)
    • Medications must be in their original containers with the prescription label.


    Cafeteria Information


    Before School Care

    • Hilburn does not offer Before School Care on campus.


    After-School Program


    Stay Connected with us Digitally and on Social Media

    Like us on our PTA Twitter Page: https://twitter.com/hilburnpta

  • *Rising Kindergarten Orientation Slide Show Presentation

  • Kindgarten Orientation Information at a Glance

  • Book Titles for Home Reading

  • Classroom Tour

  • Print Concepts

  • Sight Words

  • Support Our School!

  • Technology in Kindergarten