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Saigling Elementary

Saigling Elementary
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3600 Matterhorn Drive
Plano, TX 75075
Phone: (469) 752-3000
Fax: (469) 752-3001

Principal Chris Dunkle
Administrative Intern Jen Methvin
Counselor Regina Anderson
School Hours 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Enrollment 390
School Colors Blue and yellow
Mascot Stallions
Motto We care, share and shine.

Directions to School

From Dallas North Tollway: Park Blvd. Exit – east to Coit, north on Coit to Matterhorn, east on Matterhorn to the school.
From Central Expressway: Park Blvd. Exit – west to Independence, north on Independence to Parkhaven, west on Parkhaven to Mission Ridge.


Texas Business and Education Coalition (TBEC) Honor Roll School (2009); The ARC "All Kids CAN Award" (2009-10); NCEA "Just for Kids" Higher Performing School (2008-2010); 4th & 2nd grade winners National Geographic Challenge (2010); 1st place winner Mockingbird Chapter of Poetry Society of Texas (2010); National Awards for Math Olympiad (2010); PTA Reflections Award winners (2008, 2009); Plano ISD history fair winners (2009-10); Plano ISD Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. essay selection award (2009-10); district and regional Grand Prize science fair winner (2008-09); district history fair winners (2008-09); 3rd place winners at the PSHS Laser Club Science Challenge; district Destination ImagiNation Da Vinci Award winners (2008-09); coveted "Spirit of DI" award at district Destination ImagiNation competition (2008-09); 37th Collin County Poetry Contest winners (2008-09); North Texas Youth English Speaker winner (2008-09); NCLB Blue Ribbon Award (2005).

Campus Programs

Collin County Adventure Camp (5th grade); Drum club (4th and 5th grades); student council; English as a Second Language (ESL); Plano Academic & Creative Education (PACE) for identified gifted and talented students; safety patrol; Saigling School Store (5th grade); Saigling Broadcasting System (morning announcements, 5th grade) and PASAR (after school childcare); Honor of Code; and Engineering Week.

Parent Involvement Opportunities

Camp counselors; dads' club; Watch DOGS; field day, literacy links; newcomer's club; Parent/Teacher Association (PTA); School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); outreach program; environmental club; Saigling carnival; book fair; teacher treats; Cookies and Characters; yearbook photographers; volunteers in workroom, office, cafeteria, classrooms and library.

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