Assistant Principal: Kevin Kennedy
Counselor: Cynthia McElroy
School Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
School Colors: Red, white and blue
Motto: Enter to learn, leave to succeed.
Year Opened: 1968
Phone: (469) 752-0000
Fax: (469) 752-0001
720 Pleasant Valley Lane
Richardson, TX 75080
AchievementsAldridge has served the community for over 40 years and received a complete renovation in 2007-08. Academic ratings for Aldridge have included: Texas Successful School award recipient for high performance; Exemplary Campus; Recognized Campus; and TEA Gold Performance acknowledgement. Other achievements include: D Magazine Top 250 schools; Governor's Excellence award; District Teacher of the Year recipient; Superintendent's Service award winner; many PTA life memberships; and student Science Fair Regional, Poetry, Reflections, and Fire poster winners.
Campus ProgramsEnglish as a Second Language (ESL); inclusive special education; portfolio assessment (kindergarten - second grade); safety patrol; student council; choir; Plano Academic Creative Education (PACE) for identified gifted and talented students; Collin County Adventure camp (fifth grade); science fair; field day; broadcast/tech crew; history fair; Spelling Bee; academic tutor/mentor program; PASAR after-school childcare; fine arts field trips/programs, and PTA sponsored after-school enrichment programs.
Parent Involvement OpportunitiesAward winning Parent/Teacher Association (PTA); School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); family nights; yearbook; Collin County Adventure camp volunteers (fifth grade), PTA Reflections Art contest; PTA 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 PartnershipsCanyon Creek Homeowner's Association; Target; Tom Thumb; General Mills BoxTops Grant contributes: funds, meeting rooms, incentives, mentors, or special instructors in support of our educational programs.