• Important Information:

    Time To Update Bus Information for 2018-2019:  WCPSS Transportation is preparing for the 2018-19 school year. Families with children that are transportation eligible, who are currently riding the bus, and attending the same school next year don’t need to take any action. However, if you are eligible for district transportation and need to add or update bus service for next year, you must apply before June 11 to ensure service on the first day of school. Any changes or updates made after June 11 will be addressed in the order they are recieved. Basic bus service serves transportation eligible students at their home address. Requests for Dual Stops, Alternate Stops (Before or After-School Care), or Ineligible Students will not be accepted until August 7, and can not be guaranteed. More information and changes can be made here: Bus Service Needs for 2018-2019.

    EOG Dates Set: Dates for 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade EOG's have been finalized: Tuesday, June 19 (3rd Grade Reading, 4th and 5th Grade Math); Thursday, June 21 (3rd Grade Math, 4th and 5th Grade Reading); Tuesday, June 26 (Select 3rd Grade Students RTA Test, 5th Grade Science). 

    Single Subject Acceleration: The nomination window for Single Subject Acceleration (SSA) will open from May 4 - May 17. This is when parents or teachers can nominate a student to be accelerated in one subject, either reading or math. Students who are nominated will take the next grade level assessment between May 25 and June 1. For more information visit this link: Single Subject Acceleration Resource for Parents and Teachers

    Spring Pictures: Spring Individual Portrait Packets will be sent home with students when they track in. Parents are asked to choose which photos to purchase, or the entire package may be purchased. Simply return your payment to your child's teacher in the envelope that is provided. Remember to also return any portraits that are not purchased. If payment is by check, please make check payable to Lifetouch. You may also choose to pay by debit/credit card at mylifetouch.com Please contact the school's office at 919-773-9500 if you have questions or need further information. Thank you!

    Kindergarten Registration for 2018-2019 is now open: Timber Drive ES's Registration Hours: M-F, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Click this link for more information. 

     Arrival and Dismissal Reminders: Please help us ensure that arrival and dismissal times are as safe as possible. Arrival and Dismissal Reminders

    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.

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  • 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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