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Skaggs Elementary

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

Principal Jamey Allen
Adminstrative Intern Dara Villalpando
Counselor Nia Carranza
School Hours 7:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Enrollment 470
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.


Ranked in the Top 4 Elementary Schools in North Texas by "Children at Risk" for 5 years running (2012-2016), 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

English as a Second Language (ESL); Plano Academic Creative Education (PACE) for identified gifted and talented students; Math Rocks program for advanced math students; School-Based Improvement Committee (SBIC); practical parenting education classes; 4th & 5th grade safety patrol; student council; science fair; fine arts night; and PASAR after-school childcare.

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; cultural arts presentations; book fair; 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; Kroger; Sam's Club; Spring Ridge HOA; Target; Tom Thumb Food Store; and Walmart Neighborhood Market.

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