Entries by Guest Contributor

Hello from Mrs. Hughes

I am pleased to finally announce that I have been officially hired as the full time music teacher here at Zilker!!! I am overjoyed at the opportunity to work with such exceptional students, faculty, and parents. Thank you to everyone for your patience and support while I studied and passed my Music Content Exam. There […]

Halloween and Parent Principal Coffee

Dear Zilker Families, This Tuesday, October 31, we will celebrate Halloween at Zilker with our annual campus-wide Moster-Mash dance on the covered basketball court.  We invite you all to join us in this Zilker tradition from 2:30-2:57.  We hope to see you there! Also, students are welcome to wear their costumes on Halloween, but we […]

Teacher & Staff Appreciation Potluck!

It’s time to show our teachers and staff how much we appreciate them with our annual fall potluck! The fall teacher and staff potluck will be November 14th in the teacher’s lounge. Please bring your contribution by 10am on the Tuesday, the 14th: Pre K – Sides 1st – Main Courses (pasta, meat, casseroles) 3rd […]

NEW Sticky Fingers Cooking Session Begins Nov. 6th!

Sticky Fingers Cooking at Zilker Elementary! Mondays, 3:00-4:00pm, 6 classes beginning Nov. 6, ending Dec. 18 (no class 11/20) Register at https://stickyfingerscooking.com/school-programs/texas/zilker-elementary-fall-ii-2017 Let your child release their inner chef! Students will prepare and eat healthy global inspired recipes all while learning to cook in a fun, engaging and real world way! Our chefs will teach kitchen skills associated with […]

After School Robotics

New robots for session II and introducing pneumatics robots (air powered robots) American Robotics Academy aims to excite, inspire and motivate children about the importance of robotics technology. Our hands-on classes offer an introduction to the fundamentals of engineering design, helping children understand “how things work.” Held in a friendly, sports-like atmosphere, students work in […]

Wellness Week 2017

October 23-27th is Wellness Week at Zilker!  This is a week to focus on making healthy choies for our brains and bodies.  Coach Cohn and Coach Stephenson will discuss the importance of making positive and healthy choices throughout the week.  We will also do mindfulness activities at lunch and in our classrooms.  By participating in Wellness […]

Zilker Fund Reception: An Evening with Ms. Hill

Please Join us for an evening of light refreshments with Principal Hill to learn more about the Zilker Fund and why your support is important!   Thursday, November 9th from 7-9pm.  See the invitation for more information or reach out to Rachel @ rachelreit@gmail.com.