We want to congratulate Lucy Grindstaff and Nikita Varma, two middle-school students who have made the All-District Honor Band. Over 700 students from 14 different counties auditioned, and this is only the second time that Hilburn students have ever auditioned for this event. We are very excited!
Eighth-Grade Transition Support: Mrs. Warren will be using REMIND this year as a tool for eighth-grade parents to assist in the communication related to the ninth-grade registration process. Please use this link to sign up and receive her messages.
Prospective Student Open House: Our open house for prospective elementary and middle-school students is this Wednesday, January 25th, from 5:30 to 7:00. Fifth-Grade Families, we invite you to join us to check out our middle-school core programming, elective offerings, clubs and teachers.
VOTE for the Verizon App Challenge: Our team is still competing to win this challenge for their TRACKRZ app. To make this a reality, our concept needs to get the most votes. Help us win by texting TRACKRZ (no "e" in TRACKRZ) to 22333 between January 16 and February 14! Voting is quick and easy, and you can only vote once. Please share with your friends and check out our app commercial: bit.do/Trackrz
WAKE Up and Read: Hilburn is a WAKE Up and Read collection site, and we welcome you to drop off new or gently-used books in the Main Office any day between now and March 3rd. WAKE Up and Read is collecting books for schools and childcare facilities to ensure that every child in Wake County has the opportunity to develop a love of reading. For more information, please read Wake County’s flier.
The Wizard of Oz: We are excited our students’ performance of The Wizard of Oz approaches. The performance will run Thursday, February 2 through Saturday, February 4. Evening performances will be at 6:30, and the Saturday matinee will be at 3:00. We invite all of you to see a performance in Pine Hollow Middle School’s auditorium. Our students are excited to perform in a brand new theatre facility, and we hope you will join us there.
Upcoming Events: Please note these important upcoming dates.
- Tuesday - January 24: End of Second Quarter
- Wednesday - January 25: Prospective Student Open House
- Thursday - January 26: K-1 Music Concert @ 6:30
- Friday - January 27: Make-Up Day (B-Day)
- Friday - February 3: Report Card Distribution
- Thursday - February 2 – Saturday - February 4: The Wizard of Oz at Pine Hollow (6:30 & Saturday matinee @ 3:00)
- Friday - February 10: Early Realease 12:30
- Monday - February 20: Make-Up Day (A-Day)
Katherine White, Principal