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Huffman Elementary

Huffman Elementary
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5510 Channel Isle Drive
Plano, TX 75093
Phone: (469) 752-1900
Fax: (469) 752-1901

Principal Toni Strickland
Assistant Principal Karma Cunningham
Counselor Tonya Grant
School Hours 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Enrollment 550
School Colors Royal blue and gold
Mascot Hawks
Motto Hawks fly high on a daily basis!

Directions to School

From Dallas North Tollway: Plano Parkway Exit – east to Winding Hollow, north on Winding Hollow to Channel Isle, west on Channel Isle to the school.
From Central Expressway: Plano Parkway Exit – west to Winding Hollow, north on Winding Hollow to Channel Isle, west on Channel Isle to the school.


Texas State Exemplary School (1995-2002, 2007-2009); Honored by Just4Kids and as one of the higher performing schools in Texas.  Texas State Gold Performance Acknowledgement for Reading, Writing, Math, and Science (2005-06); First Place Regional Winners (2005-06); Texas State PTA Award winners; Council, Area & State PTA Reflections Winners (2005-06) ; Texas State PTA Awards for Student Programming and Campus Beautification (2005-06); PTA Area Awards for Children's Programming, Scrapbook, Parent Education, Membership Increase and Web site (2005-06); Outstanding PTA award for the State of Texas (2007, 2008); and National Excellence in Education (Blue Ribbon) (1991-92).

Campus Programs

Environment club (3-5); honor choir (4-5); Cub Scouts; GIrl Scouts; student council; Reading Challenge; literacy night; author visits; bike safety rodeo; Citizenship Week; fine arts night; multicultural night; Start the Art night; Science Fair Kickoff night; math night; after school Spanish; after school art; after school science; parent education; Plano Academic Creative Education (PACE) program for identified gifted and talented students; reading and math tutorials (K-5); Herman Reading Program; special education Inclusion; English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL); PASAR after-school childcare (K-5).

Parent Involvement Opportunities

Parent Teacher Association (PTA); classroom, library and office volunteers; Collin County Adventure Camp Counselors (5th grade); grandparent lunch; Family Bingo night; book fair; McGruff House student safety; back to school picnic; multicultural night; family festival; field day and spirit nights.  

Community/Business Partnerships

Adventure Kids; Allegra Print and Imaging; American Standard; Arbonne (Amy Mitchell, Consultant); Aunt Dot's Kids Grant Recipient; Avon (K.T. Handley, Consultant); AXA Advisor Abe P. Mansour; Certainteed Windows; Charo Chicken; Cub Scout Pack #265; Dinner My Way; First Choice ER; Huffman Girl Scouts; Huntington Learning Centers; Kaleidoscope; Knowledge Points; Maximedia; Motophoto; Planet Burrito; Pump It Up!; Dr. Stephen Rayburn Orthodontics; Sigma Tutors; Snip-Its; Sports Clips; Tutoring Club; The Viking Craftsman; Wal-Mart; Wieser Realty Advisors; and Willow Bend Chiropractic.

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