North Hillsborough School Parent Group

Dear North School Parents: Welcome! The North Parent Group's (NPG) mission is to support North School students, North School staff, and provide community-building activities for North Families. NPG is part of the Associated Parents' Group (APG) of Hillsborough. If you ever have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to our 2019-2020 NPG President, Breigh McCall:


Wednesday, August 21 - First Day of School! 

All students attend from 8:30-12:00pm. 

New Parent Orientation! 8:30-9:30am After drop-off, head to the library for important info on after school protocol, activities and pickup procedures that you won’t want to miss.

Thursday, August 22 - Welcome Back Coffee  

All Parents! Please join the North Parent Group (NPG - which every North parent/guardian is a member of) for the Welcome Back Coffee from 8:30-9:30 am in the MPR. Meet some parent leaders, caffeinate, and sign up to volunteerAlso, as it’s a Thursday, it will follow the early dismissal schedule: 

(Kinder-2nd get picked up at 1:15 pm and 3-5 grades at 1:30 pm. Note: All late-bird kinders are on an early-bird schedule on Thursdays).  


Friday, August 23 - After-School K/1 Playdate
Optional after school playdate for grades K and 1st on the North Playground, from 3-4pm.


Wednesday, August 28 - What to Expect Night (parents only)

Meet your child’s teacher and find out what’s in store for the year at

What to Expect Night for all parents/guardians from 5:30-7:00 pm (see below for schedule). in preparation for this, there will be an early dismissal schedule (Kinder-2nd get picked up at 1:15 pm and grades 3-5 at 1:30 pm. Note: All late-bird kinders are on an early-bird schedule).

    • 5:30-6:00     K-2 class presentations (Note: 1st grade in the LIBRARY!)
    • 6:00-6:30     General meeting in the MPR
    • 6:30-7:00     3-5 class presentation (Note: 4th grade in the LIBRARY and 3rd grade in room 25)

Thursday, August 29 - Early Dismissal 

    • K-2      1:15 Dismissal
    • 3-5      1:30 Dismissal

Friday, August 30 - No School (Professional Learning Day)


Monday, September 2 - No School (Labor Day)


Tuesday, September 3 - Facility Master Planning for Parents 

8:30-9:30 North Library

Tuesday, September 10 - Picture Day

Thursday, September 26 - Principal Coffee

From 8:45-10 am, you are invited to the Principal Coffee in the North MPR.  This is an intimate setting where Principal Felt presents many current topics for discussion and then opens up the floor, eager to answer your questions at this no-holds-barred gathering. All North parents/guardians are welcome.

Friday, October 11 - Father and Friend’s Day

A beloved tradition where dads, grandparents, moms, aunts or uncles—come and spend the full school day in the classroom with their child. 

Returning and New North families:

  • 2019/2020 HCSD Master Calendar is here
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New Families to North School Grades K-5 - So excited for you to be part of our great community. If you ever feel like you could use some additional help from our parent group, or have a question or concern, please feel free to reach out to our New-to-North Parent Ambassadors: Melodie Rubin and Angie Marek Zeitlin at