• Rising Kindergarten Family Information

    Ready-Set-Kindergarten! We are so excited to support your family as your child makes their leap 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 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 Kindergarteners and their Families

    • Our PTA is hosting Popsicles on the Playground on Thursday, August 19 from 5:30-6:30pm


    Kindergarten “Meet the Teacher” 

    • Kindergarten Meet the Teacher will take place on Friday, August 27, 2021. Your family will be assigned a time between 9am-12pm based on your last name.


    Bus Transportation


    Health Information



    Carpool Tags

    • If your student will be using 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 medications 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

  • Book Titles for Home Reading

  • Classroom Tour

  • Kindergarten Supply List

  • Print Concepts

  • Sight Words

  • Support Our School!

  • Technology in Kindergarten