Assistant Principal: Leigh Ann Earnhart
Counselor: Aubrey Nell
School Hours: 7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
School Colors: Hunter green and gold
Motto: Hightower tigers targeting excellence.
Year Opened: 1998
Phone: (469) 752-1800
Fax: (469) 752-1801
2601 Decator Drive
Plano, TX 75093
Achievements2013 Texas State Distinguished school for Exemplary Performance in all areas – Student Progress, Academic Achievement - reading and math; Texas State Exemplary school; Texas Business and Education Coalition 2010 and 2011 Honor Roll school; 2002, 2010 District Elementary Teacher of the Year winner; District Excellence in Teaching award; NCEA Just for Kids Higher Performing school; Plano ISD Education Foundation Grants to Educators winners; Presidential Academic awards; District PTA Reflections winners; Metroplex Children's Choir participants; Plano Children's Choir; OAKE National Choir; District and Regional Science Fair winners; Outstanding Green School award; PTA Diversity award; Silver awards for arts in education; Silver Award Parent Education; Bronze Award Membership Campaign winner.
Campus ProgramsStudent council; Safety Patrol; Plano Academic and Creative Education (PACE) for identified gifted and talented students; English as a Second Language (ESL); Paw Printer Publishing; Honor Roll; PASAR (after school childcare); mediation / conflict resolution training (kindergarten - fifth grade); Science Fair; Spelling Bee; History Fair; tutorials; science and reading night; Multicultural night; Wild on Reading; Wild on Math; Herman Reading Program; and Tiger TV.
Parent Involvement OpportunitiesPTA; volunteers; School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); parenting classes; YO packets; newsletters; Reflections; Field Day; bike rodeo; family picnic; school store; cultural arts programs; yearbook; book fair; Tiger Dads; Tiger Jam; SAGE; Lunch with Someone Special; Collin County Adventure camp (fifth-grade); shoebox science; shoebox art; thinking boxes; Bank Day; box tops / labels; Hooray for Hightower; and mentoring.
Community/Business PartnershipsChick-fil-A; Corner Bakery; Jason’s Deli; and North Dallas Bank.