for Parents for Students for Staff
About Our Schools
School Finder
Early Childhood Programs
Elementary Schools
Secondary Schools
Academy Programs
District Maps
Driving Directions
Feeder Schools Chart
Attendance Boundary Descriptions
Construction Update
Directory of Schools
& Other Facilities

Aldridge Elementary

Aldridge Elementary - Campus Profile : Plano ISD
Aldridge Elementary
School WebsiteOpens in new window

MapQuestOpens in new window

Performance Report Opens in new window
Staff E-mail
720 Pleasant Valley Lane
Richardson, TX 75080
Phone: (469) 752-0000
Fax: (469) 752-0001

Principal Katie Babb
Counselor Angela Williams
School Hours 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Enrollment 536
School Colors Red, white and blue
Mascot Ocelot
Motto Enter to learn, leave to succeed.

Directions to School

From Dallas North Tollway: Plano Parkway Exit – east to Custer, south on Custer to Pleasant Valley.
From Central Expressway: Renner Exit – west to Custer, south on Custer to Pleasant Valley.


Aldridge has been newly renovated and has served the community for over 40 years. Texas Successful School Award recipient for high performance; Exemplary Campus (2006); Recognized Campus (2007-2010); TEA Gold Performance Acknowledgement (2007, 2010); D Magazine Top 250 Schools (2007); Governor's Excellence Award (1998); 1 District Teacher of the Year recipient; District Beginning Teacher of the Year; 1Superintendent's Service Award winner; 1 former member of the world-renown M. Beachy Choir; many PTA Life Memberships; Poetry, Reflections, and Fire Poster winners; Destination ImagiNation™ global (1st place) and state (2nd place) winner (2009);  and Science Fair Regional winner (2009).

Campus Programs

English as a Second Language (ESL); inclusive special education; portfolio assessment (K-2); safety patrol; student council; choir; Plano Academic Creative Education(PACE) for identified gifted and talented students; Collin County Adventure Camp (5th grade); science fair; field day; broadcast/tech crew; history fair; academic tutor/mentor program; PASAR after-school childcare; environmental group; fine arts field trips/programs, and PTA sponsored after-school enrichment programs.

Parent Involvement Opportunities

Award winning Parent/Teacher Association (PTA); School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); family nights; yearbook; Collin County Adventure Camp volunteers (5th grade), PTA Reflections Art Contest; book fair; campus beautification; library and class volunteers; Dad's Den; field day; science fair and history fair judges; Key Communicators; field trips; student directory; ELMS Group (English Language Made Simple); PTA; fundraisers, hospitality committee, literacy library, ways and means, youth safety, multicultural events and tutor/mentor program.

Community/Business Partnerships

Canyon Creek Homeowner's Association; Target; Tom Thumb; and General Mills BoxTops Grant contributes: funds, meeting rooms, incentives, mentors, or special instructors in support of our educational programs.

Feeder Schools