Administrative Intern: Michelle Moses-Meeks
Counselor: Tracy Bulino
School Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
School Colors: Navy, hunter green and gold
Motto: We believe... we achieve... we excel!
Year Opened: 1998
Phone: (469) 752-0400
Fax: (469) 752-0401
715 Duchess Drive
Allen, TX 75013
AchievementsTexas State Exemplary school (1998-11); PISD Teacher of the Year (1999, 2004, 2011); PISD Exemplary Writing school (1998-05); Plano Education Foundation Grants to Educators (1998-10); Just for the KIDS Five Star school (2001, 2002); Texas Successful School Award (2001-02); TEA Additional Acknowledgment for reading, math and attendance (2001-02); Texas Gold Performance Acknowledgments for reading and math (2003-05); Texas Gold Performance Acknowledgements for reading, math, writing, science and attendance (2006-11); USDE NCLB Blue Ribbon school (2006); Texas Business & Education Coalition Honor Roll school (2006, 2009-11); 2013 and 2016 TEA Distinction Designations in: reading/ELA, math and student progress; 2014 TEA Distinction Designations in: reading/ELA, math, science, student progress, closing performance GAP and post secondary readiness.
Campus ProgramsPASAR (after-school childcare); Safety Patrol; Plano Academic Creative Education (PACE) for identified gifted and talented students; Student Council; Instructional Specialist; Herman Reading program; Dyslexia Specialist; Experiential Learning Classroom; Portfolio Assessment (kindergarten - second grade); Integrated Curriculum (kindergarten - fifth grade); Campus Assessment and Referral team; Special Education Inclusion; fifth-grade Choir; Family Fun nights; Collin County Adventure camp (fifth-grade); cultural arts performances; Accelerated Reader; field day; English as a Second Language Parent club (ELMS); after-school Music club; Marathon Kids; STOP Program; after-school Drama club; ECO Club.
Parent Involvement OpportunitiesParent/Teacher Association (PTA); camp volunteers; environmental program volunteers; School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); field trips; book fairs; yearbook; mentoring; office and library volunteers; fifth-grade celebration; school safety program; Y/O packet volunteers; field day; multicultural committee; student recognition committee; community partnerships committee; Key Communicators; ESL Parent Club.
Community/Business PartnershipsChick-fil-A (Allen); Goldstone General Nutrition Centers (Las Colinas, Vista Ridge, Flower Mound, Hebron, McArthur Crossing, or Highland Village); and McDonald's (McDermott).