Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader MATT AREND
District Plano Independent School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Mathematics
Music
Science
Special Education
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness
Developmental delay
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 55% 52%
Black 20% 13%
White 19% 29%
Asian or Pacific Islander 3% 4%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 41% 17%
Female 50% 49%
N/A 50% 51%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
1
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
2
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Soccer
Boys sports Soccer
Clubs Chess club
Dance club
Clubs - dance STOMP
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Wilson Middle School
  Vines High School
  Plano Senior High School

Teachers

18
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Educational diagnostician
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Texas Health Resources
  Cigna Healthcare
  Hunter's Glen Baptist Church
  Wyatt Elementary
  Barksdale Elementary

Enrollment

Learn more Http://k12.pisd.edu/sigler-elementary-school/contributions/12775-2014-2015-student-registration-more
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 450
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 450
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014