Welcome to the Email Express, the communications tool utilized by Princeton Independent School District. It is distributed weekly throughout the year to keep you informed. Districtwide events are featured at the top, followed by a section for each campus to make information easier to navigate.We encourage suggestions on how we can improve our communications, so feel free to email jcollins@princetonisd.
net with your ideas.In addition, like the Princeton Independent School District Facebook page and follow Twitter @princetonisd to stay up-to-date, as well. These accounts are also linked to the district website at www.princetonisd.net so you do not need social media to see the postings. In addition, Princeton ISD has an official Instagram page to showcase photos from around the district. Follow @PrincetonISD on Instagram to see the kids in action.
PISD is Hiring
Princeton ISD hiring
Princeton ISD has openings available for administrators and counselors. In addition, PISD is hiring custodians, maintenance, cafeteria, paraprofessionals and secretaries.
Click here to see complete job listing.Bus drivers neededPrinceton ISD has a desperate need for bus drivers. Starting pay is $22.50 an hour. Visit the website to apply at PrincetonISD.net/HR.
Parent training opportunities
The Special Programs Department will offer several opportunities for parents to learn about the different programs available to students with special needs and learning disabilities. The online workshops are designed for parents to have a better understanding of what is offered and how the various processes operate.
Topics include The ARD Process, Section 504 and Transitioning to Adulthood.
These are presented via Zoom. For more information or to register, click the links for the ARD, transition or 504 session.
Elementary open house
Spring open house for all elementary schools will be 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 7.
Canup will be 5-6:30 p.m. the same evening.
We Love Cheer camp
The We Love Cheer clinic will be Saturday, March 2, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at Lovelady High School. Cost is $50 and includes lunch and a camp shirt. Registration is live on the website at this link: https://www.princetonisdsports.com/HTtickets
Support the band program with its fundraising night at Panda Express March 16.
Student meal payments
Student meal accounts can be paid online using schoolcafe.com/Princetonisd or download the app on a smartphone. Cash or check payments can still be made at individual campuses, as well.
Free and reduced-price meal applications can be submitted anytime during the school year. If you believe your household may qualify, or if you have had a change in income or an increase in household size, fill out an application.
Applications can be completed online through the schoolcafe.com/Princetonisd website, or a paper application can be submitted. Paper applications are available in front offices at all schools.
Board meetings now live-streamed
The Princeton ISD board meetings are now live-streamed and archived for viewing at a later date. Use this link to access live-stream access.Board meeting schedule
Board meetings are held monthly, typically on the third Monday of the month, except on months when the meeting would conflict with a school holiday. Board meetings, which are held in the board room at the administration building between Clark and the stadium, begin at 6:30 p.m. and are open to the public. The board meeting schedule for the remaining 2023-2024 school year:
March 18, 2024
April 15, 2024
May 20, 2024
June 17, 2024
July 15, 2024Schools closed
Princeton ISD schools and offices will be closed Monday-Friday, March 11-15, for Spring Break. Teachers will return Monday, March 18, for staff development, and normal classes for students and office hours resume Tuesday, March 19.
PISD will release early Thursday, May 23, for graduation. Schools will observe the following release schedule: PHS and Lovelady release at 12:05 p.m., buses run at 12:30 after lunch; Clark, Mattei and Southard release at 12:35 p.m.; all elementary schools release at 1:30 p.m.; and Canup releases at 1:40 p.m.Office hours
Princeton ISD normal business hours are Monday through Friday following these times:
PISD administration building: 7:15 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Elementary campuses: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Secondary campuses: 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.District calendar
Here is the calendar for the current school year:
Click here for a copy of the 2023-2024 school calendar adjusted to reflect new state testing windows and 9-week grading periods.
The calendar for 2024-2025 is under discussion and will be posted once approved.School picture dates
Double T Photography will be on campuses on the following dates to shoot 2023-2024 school photos. Order information will be provided digitally.
March 1st – Harper Spring
March 7th – Lacy Spring
March 20th – Southard Spring
March 22nd – Canup Spring
March 25th – Godwin Spring
March 27th – Clark Spring
March 28th – Mattei Spring
April 2nd – Lacy Kinder Cap and Gown
April 3rd – Lowe Kinder Cap and Gown
April 4th – Godwin Kinder Cap and Gown
April 9th – Smith Kinder Cap and Gown
April 10th – Mayfield Kinder Cap and Gown
April 11th – Harper Kinder Cap and Gown
May 23rd – PHS Graduation