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Skaggs Elementary

Skaggs Elementary
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3201 Russell Creek
Plano, TX 75025
Phone: (469) 752-3300
Fax: (469) 752-3301

Principal Jamey Allen
Counselor Angie Chavez
School Hours 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Enrollment 528
School Colors Red, navy blue and silver
Mascot Stars
Motto Reach for the stars.

Directions to School

From Dallas North Tollway: Legacy Exit – east to Independence, north on Independence to Russell Creek, west on Russell Creek to the school.
From Central Expressway: Legacy Exit – west to Independence, north on Independence to Russell Creek, west on Russell Creek to the school.

Achievements

#1 Elementary School in North Texas and #2 Elementary School in Texas by “Children at Risk” (2012), Nationally Recognized Blue Ribbon School (2006), Texas Business and Educational Coalition Honor Roll School Award (TBEC) for six years.  Exemplary rating from the state every year the school has been open; District Clean Campus Award; Keep Plano Beautiful Award;  Texas Successful School Award; Reading and Math Achievement Awards; Gold Performance State Awards in all academic areas;  numerous Reflections, Science Fair and Chess Competition Awards; National Recognition for Word Master Competition; and numerous PTA awards including PTA Outstanding Unit (2007); PISD Teacher of the Year, STATE Runner Up Elementary Teacher of the Year (2009).

Campus Programs

ESL (English as a Second Language); spring family picnic; field day; fine arts night; 4th& 5th grade safety patrol; multicultural celebration;Plano Academic Creative Education (PACE) for identified gifted and talented students;  practical parenting; School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); science fair; and student council, PASAR after school child care; Math Rocks for advanced math students.

Parent Involvement Opportunities

Parent/Teacher Association (PTA) which provides volunteer and financial support for our instructional program, including: Collin County Adventure Camp volunteers (5th Grade);  School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); volunteers for field day; field trips; publishing; spring family picnic; practical parenting workshops; cultural arts presentations; book fairs; yearbook; judges; special projects; 100% membership of staff; 7,000 documented volunteer hours; 5th grade reception; newsletter; fall carnival; classroom parties; outreach projects; teacher appreciation activities; and library helpers.

Community/Business Partnerships

Central Market; Chick-fil-A; Walmart Neighborhood Market; Kroger Food Store; Sam's Club; Spring Ridge HOA; Target; Tom Thumb Food Store.

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