Email Express for Week of Jan. 17Welcome to 2022 and the 20th edition of Email Express, the communications tool utilized by Princeton Independent School District. It is distributed weekly 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.
District NewsThe baseball alumni game will be Saturday, Jan. 29, at the PHS fields.To sign up to participate in the derby and the game, use the link below:For information, contact: Coach Leroy Mansanales at email@example.com.
Vote for training programOnce again, our awesome athletic trainers are finalists for the Training Program of the Year award. Cast your votes now for Princeton in the Dave Campbell’s Texas Football contest with unlimited voting opportunities.
District job openingsPrinceton ISD is hiring. In addition to certified teachers, bus drivers and custodians (featured above), the Child Nutrition Department needs a food service secretary.Check out all the openings on the district website at www.princetonisd.net. Click the Human Resources tab.
COVID testingPISD offers voluntary COVID-19 testing for students and staff. The testing site is located at Lovelady High School, with access at the back of the school. Individuals will enter the back parking lot off Mabel. See map. Use the entrance marked C21.Click here for a PDF copy of the location map.Testing hours are from 7-10 a.m. daily by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, contact the campus principal or nurse. Click here to access testing consent form.
Food distributionStop by Clark Middle School on Wednesday, Jan. 19, starting at 3:05 p.m. (while supplies last) to pick up food for your family.Clark has partnered with the North Texas Food Bank to help the community. This means anyone can get produce and dry goods for their family. Go to the car loop by the main entrance after dismissal and volunteers will load up your car.
Student holidayPrinceton ISD schools will be closed Monday, Feb. 21, for a professional development day for teachers. Normal classes resume Tuesday, Feb. 22.
Early releasePISD will release early Friday, Feb. 25, for an elementary UIL contest. Schools will observe the following release schedule: PHS and Lovelady release at 12:05 p.m., buses run at 12:30 after lunch; Clark 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.
Spring picture dates UPDATEDFeb. 9 Canup class pictureFeb. 10 Lacy class pictureFeb. 22 Lowe class pictureFeb. 23 Smith class pictureFeb. 24 Harper class pictureMarch 1 Smith spring portraitsMarch 2 Godwin class pictureMarch 15 Southard spring portraitsMarch 16 Lacy spring portraitsMarch 24 Harper spring portraitsMarch 29 Lowe spring portraitsMarch 31 Godwin spring portraitsApril 12 Clark spring portraitsApril 13 Canup spring portraitsApril 28 Smith kinder cap and gownMay 3 Lowe kinder cap and gownMay 4 Harper kinder cap and gownMay 5 Lacy kinder cap and gownMay 9 Godwin kinder cap and gown
Board meeting scheduleBoard 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 321 Panther Pkwy., begin at 6:30 p.m. and are open to the public. The schedule for the remainder of the 2021-2022 board meetings:Feb. 28, 2022March 21, 2022April 18, 2022May 16, 2022June 20, 2022July 18, 2022
Office hoursNormal business hours for the PISD administration building are 7:15 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. For elementary campuses, office hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, and secondary campuses are 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.