Our school hours are as follows:                                                              

    7:20am - Students may begin entering the building and the cafeteria opens

    7:45am - Students may enter their classrooms

    7:55am - The tardy bell rings and classes begin


    The daily schedule is as follows:

    Kindergarten through Fourth Grade:  7:55am-3:20pm

    Morning Pre-Kindergarten:  7:55am-11:30am

    Afternoon Pre-Kindergarten:  11:45am-3:20pm


    Hicks Elementary is open daily from 7:20 am to 4:00 p.m. 


    All visitors must sign in at the front office and must wear the tag provided.  A photo ID is required and will be held in the front office until the visitor signs out in order to have an exact record of who is in the building at all times. 

    Alief ISD policy from the Student Handbook:

    Anyone with the following forms of identification will be processed through the Raptor system, which performs background checks. Once cleared, you will be issued a visitor’s pass.

    • Driver license (issued by any state in the U.S.)
    • Identification card (issued by any state in the U.S.)
    • U.S. Passport
    • U.S. permanent resident card (also known as a green card)
    • Mexico Matricula

    Any visitor who has any photo identification other than those listed above will be allowed to enter the facility but must be accompanied to their destination by a staff member.