• Important Information:

    New Principal for TDES: Dr. Brady Kocher was named principal of Timber Drive ES at the Board of Education meeting on October 17. Dr. Kocher's start date has yet to be determined. Timber Drive Staff are excited to welcome Dr. Kocher to our school. More information to come soon.

    Timber Drive PTA Spirit Wear: Please consider supporting our PTA by ordering some new TDES Spirit Wear! Our PTA Board has worked hard to design some awesome t-shirts and hooded sweatshirts you can wear to show your Timber Drive spirit. Orders must be made online using this link: https://www.customink.com/fundraising/timber-drive-elementary. All designs are available in both youth and adult sizes. Orders can be made until November 10 and items will be shipped directly to your home. Portions of the sale of these items will go to our PTA to be used to support our school. 

    Families/Volunteers: You must reactivate your volunteer account for this school year (2017-2018) before October 31 to continue your volunteer status. All volunteers must register with the WCPSS Volunteer System each school year. If you have any questions, please call 919-773-9500.

     Homebase/Powerschool Parent Portal:  Timber Drive Parents, we are excited to announce that student transportation information can now be found in one single location, Home Base, also known as Powerschool. In order to provide the highest level of customer service to our families we are asking those of you who do not yet have a Powerschool account to stop by the school office to complete the necessary form. You can find more information at www.wcpss.net/student-information.

    Once you have a Powerschool account, look for the transportation tab to see your student’s transportation status and type. If your student is a bus rider, stop and route information is also provided.

     Classroom Supply Lists: General supply lists for the new school year are available here: Kindergarten Supply List  First Grade Supply List   Second Grade Supply List  Third Grade Supply List   Fourth Grade Supply List   Fifth Grade Supply List 


  • Our Mission:

    Wake County Public School System will provide a relevant and engaging education and will graduate students who are collaborative, creative, effective communicators and critical thinkers.

    Our Vision:

    We envision Timber Drive as a school that is global, diverse, and collaborative so that all students will reach their highest potential and contribute to society.

    Value Statement:

    At Timber Drive Elementary School we will…

    • Use best practices to plan and implement rigorous instruction that is differentiated to meet the needs of diverse learners
    • Hold high expectations for all student success and eliminate the ability to predict achievement based on socioeconomic status, race, and ethnicity.
    • Hold high expectations for administrators, teachers, and staff members to enable highly effective teaching and learning
    • Provide students a safe, flexible, respectful, and supportive environment which enables students to meet their full potential
    • Partner with families to provide support and resources that lead to academic success

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