Shepard Elementary PTA

Our PTA brings together parents and teachers who strive towards better education, communication, and community involvement. Just being a member helps you and your child feel more at home at Shepard. We welcome grandparents, parents, teachers, and other community members who wish to come together for our children, families, schools and communities.

Click here to volunteer at Shepard Elementary.
Click here for the Plano ISD Online Volunteer Application.

All volunteer records are inactivated June 30 of each year. All volunteers must reapply after July 1 of each year to be considered for volunteer opportunities.



Order 2017-2018 School Supplies Now!


Click here for the school supply list.


WANTED: A Volunteer to lead 2017-2018 Earthsavers

This Shepard Elementary PTA-sponsored program is open to Kindergarten through 5th grade students who want to learn more about the earth and how to be responsible citizens of our environment. Earthsavers members learn how to ‘go green’ through hands-on experience in gardening, reusing/recycling, composting, caring for our environment and much more!

Please contact Jenny Ridley - - to learn more!



20 minutes a day keeps the summer slide away

Take a look at this great 2017 Summer Reading resource!


Tom Thumb's Good Neighbor Program: Another Way to Give Back!

Tom Thumb will pay 1% of our members' total grocery purchases to Shepard Elementary. The amount of the check depends on the amount of our supporters' total purchases.
Click here to sign up give back to Shepard Elementary. Use Shepard Elementary School PTA vendor #: 228023


At, you'll find the exact same low prices as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Shepard Elementary.

Login to Amazon via this link
And then choose PTA Texas Congress 7434 Shepard Elementary PTA


Benefits available for PTA Members!


Upcoming Events

August 2017

17 Kindergarten Parent Information Night 6-7 pm
18 Meet the Teacher 8-9 am
21 First Day of School
21 PTA Kindergarten Boohoo Breakfast 7:45 am
22 Second Grade Parent Information Night 6 pm
22 First Grade Parent Information Night 7 pm
24 Fourth Grade Parent Information Night 6 pm
24 Third Grade Parent Information Night 7 pm
25 PTA Welcome Back Coffee with Parents and General PTA Meeting 7:45 am

September 2017

1 PTA Board Meeting
4 Student Holiday




Please update your child's information from last year.  Log into your account and update this information or remove your student from the directory if they have moved on to middle school. The directory is only available to PTA members, so join today!!!

     Click the picture to:

      - Join PTA

      - Sign-up to volunteer

      - Purchase spirit wear

      - Make a donation



Meal Assistance

PISD's Free and Reduced Priced Federal Meal Application will be available online at


Shepard Elementary School

Principal:  Kristin Bishop

School Hours:  7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Motto:  "We put our children first"

Mission Statement:  To create a welcoming and nurturing environment where parents and school staff partner together with the community to ensure student success and enjoyment of learning.

Mascot:  Patriots

School Colors:  Red, White & Blue

State Accountability Rating:  Recognized as a Blue Ribbon School in 2008