2609 Ventura Drive
Plano, TX 75093
Phone: (469) 752-0700
Fax: (469) 752-0701
|| Erin Christenson
|| 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
|| Red, white and blue
|| Excellence, tradition, promise, future, legacy
Directions to School
From Dallas North Tollway: Park Blvd. Exit – east to Ventura, north on Ventura to the school.
From Central Expressway: Park Blvd. Exit – west to Ventura, north
on Ventura to the school.
Texas Education Agency earned accountability rating of Distinction Designation in mathematics, reading, science and student progress; NCEA's "Just for the Kids" Higher Performing School Award; A top-three state finalist in 2008 for Elementary Teacher of the Year for Texas; PTA Gold Performance 2012, 2013; Best PTA in PISD in 2012.
Multiple student leadership involvement opportunities; Try-athlon competition (Academics/Fine Arts/P.E.) Citizen of the Month; College Week recognition; Collin County Adventure Camp (5th grade); Colonial Day; Cultural Arts Day; Texas Day; Good Morning Centennial (GMC) broadcasting; Plano Academic Creative Education (PACE) program for identified gift and talented learners; ESL (English as a second language); WordMasters (advanced vocabulary work); MathRocks (program for accelerated learning); PASAR (after-school childcare program); school-wide community outreach projects; district curriculum project competitions, i.e. science fair, spelling bee,; safety patrol; Shoebox Science take home activities; spirit assemblies; Student Leadership; tutorial program; Students Thinking of Peers (S.T.O.P.); author visits; family picnics; field day; 5th grade choir; PTA after school enrichment programs.
Parent Involvement Opportunities
SBIC (School-Based Improvement Council); Key Communicators; Book Fair, Cultural Arts Day; :Lunch with Loved Ones; Donuts for Dad; Muffins with Mom; family picnics in the spring and fall; Field Day; library helpers; room parents; field trip chaperones; cabin parents at Collin County Adventure Camp (5th grade); and multiple PTA/school volunteer opportunities.