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Dyslexia Parent Group; Upcoming Dyslexia Conference

Did you know that Zilker Elementary has a Dyslexia Parent group? We do and our mission is to connect with parents and caregivers of children with dyslexia as well as community members who want to support our effort to ensure our kids have the tools and resources they need to be successful in school and […]

Support the Zilker Fund: Full STEAM Ahead!

What’s better than selling cookies and magazines to support your school?  The Zilker Fund!  This no hassle fundraiser allows you to make a gift that is right for you.  Your donation goes directly to your child(ren)’s school and benefits all students.  Consider a monthly donation or a one-time gift to give our kids the tools […]

Monarchs Are Coming To Zilker!

Our school has received a grant from the National Wildlife Federation, and we are so excited to announce that we will be building a monarch garden! This will take place in the grassy area between the kindergarten and 5th grade hallways. In order to ensure the success of this habitat, we need your help! At […]

News From Principal Hill

Panther Parents, Happy Monday! It is difficult to believe that in just one week, we will be welcoming October (and, hopefully some cooler weather as well). With the fall semester well underway, we wanted to be sure and let you know about a few things happening at Zilker Elementary. District Leveling and Staffing Updates Each […]

Support the Zilker Fund: Full STEAM Ahead!

Thank you for helping making Zilker a GREAT place for our kids.  Together we continue to support our school through donations that provide access to innovative programs.  STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math) is one way we can help bring new initiatives to Zilker so our students stay on the cutting edge of education. […]

A Few Things From Principal Hill

Hello Zilker Elementary Families, It has been a great first month in Zilkerland!  In just these few weeks, we have had so much going on.  Our Panthers have been busy identifying sensory language in stories, crafting personal narratives, celebrating diversity, becoming physically fit, comparing fractions, tie-dying class shirts, learning about place value, creating beautiful art […]

Zilker Dyslexia Parent Group; Upcoming Dyslexia Conference

Did you know that Zilker Elementary has a Dyslexia Parent group? We do and our mission is to connect with parents and caregivers of children with dyslexia as well as community members who want to support our effort to ensure our kids have the tools and resources they need to be successful in school and […]

CODING WITH KIDS: LAST CHANCE!!

Hello Zilker Parents, Just wanted to let you all know that this is your last chance to register for our Coding with Kids Game Development class. We still need a few more students to make it run and need your help!! This is a very project based, hands on program that will give your child a solid […]

Full STEAM Ahead!

Support the Zilker Fund!  Zilker is a GREAT place for kids – but we need YOU to join us on this educational adventure as we bring more STEAM  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) to Zilker. Think about a simple monthly sustaining gift or a one-time donation to ensure we bring the latest tools in education […]

Scholastic Book Fair is Coming!

The Scholastic Book Fair will be held early this year! Mrs. Sharp is looking for lots of volunteers to help with set up and decorating, assisting students in making their wishlists during student preview and shop, as well as with the Late Night and then clean up. Sign up to volunteer HERE!  Mark your calendars […]