1. Girls On The Run – Coaches Needed

    December 20, 2013

    What is “Girls On The Run”? Girls On the Run is an organization whose mission is to inspire girls to be healthy and confident. What does being a coach require? Dedication to the program by being at each practice and on time.  (Tuesday and Friday after school until 5p.m. March 1st-May 30th) Positive attitude and […]


  2. Art Show

    December 18, 2013

    P.H. Miller students are participating in an art show at the Plano Community Library.  Select kindergarten and 1st grade student artwork will be on display from December 6th until January 9th.  This art show will also include Centennial and Emily G. Johns.  Please stop by the library to see the wonderful artists of Plano!


  3. Mousetrap Vehicles

    December 17, 2013

    Physics students engineered mousetrap vehicles to travel the farthest distance, using only the force of one mousetrap. Rose Appel’s three wheel design traveled over 23 meters. Gio Nevarez’s design traveled an impressive 18+ meters. Many different vehicles were designed and students did a wonderful job practicing their engineering skills and applying physics concepts to the […]


  4. 7th Grade Science

    December 17, 2013

    Recently, the 7th grade science students have been working on their engineering skills. Most recently, they were challenged to build a boat that would hold the most weight without sinking. Each pair of students was provided ten drinking straws, a foot of plastic wrap, a small paper cup, and two feet of tape. The winning […]


  5. PHS Biology Students Study Cell Division

    December 16, 2013

    Biology students were studying how cells divide.  The photos show models that students created of cell division.  Students were given a variety of materials to choose from and found creative ways to show different stages of cell division, and how cells actually make copies of themselves.    


  6. P.H. Miller Rocked 1st Grade Winter Program

    December 15, 2013

    The PH Miller first graders presented their Winter Program in December.  Parents, grandparents and the public attended the program and enjoyed the great entertainment. Pictured is Amy Paprocki’s first grade class rehearsing for the performance. Happy New Year!


  7. Plano MS Winter Music Concert

    December 13, 2013

    Join the 7th and 8th grade music students on Tuesday, December 17th as they present the December program.  This concert will highlight the 7th and 8th grade bands as well as the chorus.  The concert starts at 7:15pm in the Plano Middle School Gymnasium.


  8. Water Bottle Rockets

    December 13, 2013

    Check out these images of water bottle rockets that Physics students launched this fall. Some were engineered for maximum horizontal distance from launch pad. Others were designed for maximum height or to take an egg to altitude and return to ground unbroken. Students were very creative with designs and experimented with water volume, launch angles, […]


  9. PHS Band and Choir Concert

    December 10, 2013

    On Sunday, December 15th, the Plano High School Music Department will have their annual December Band and Choir Concert.  The concert starts at 3pm in the auditorium and is free to attend.  Chamber Choir, Concert Choir, Concert Band, and Symphonic Band will all perform on this date.


  10. PHS Varsity Cheerleaders Compete at I-8 Conference Competition

    December 10, 2013

    Saturday, December 7, 2013 – The PHS Varsity Cheerleaders competed in the first I-8 Conference Cheerleading Championship. The squad placed 6th out of 8 teams that participated in the conference competition and 4th out of 6 teams in the small varsity division. The team has shown great improvement and growth since the beginning of the […]



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