Boyd Bulletin

Volume 8 - March 2019

Boletín de Boyd en Español - Volume 8 - marzo 2019

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Mark Your Calendars


4 - Spring Pictures

6 - 6th Grade MS Registration

7 - 6th Grade MS Registration

7 - Open House (4:30-6:00 PM)

8 - Early Release Day (12:00 PM)

11-15 - Spring Break - No School

21 – PTA Board (5:30 PM) & General Meeting (6:00 PM)

22 - Report Cards Go Home

26 - SOARing Celebration

28 - Chick-Fil- A Spirit Night

28 - Parent Ed Night (5:30-7:30 PM)

2018-19 - State and District Assessment Dates

Picture Day March 4!

We will be taking both individual and class pictures on March 4.

Read Across America - March 4-8

Boyd will be celebrating Read Across America March 4-8. Our theme will be “Oh, the Places You’ll Go!”

Each day we will hear a book with a different setting from across America. Students will be allowed to dress up based on the setting of the book. The event will culminate with a parade featuring favorite book characters on March 8.

Monday, March 4 - Oh the Places You'll Go - Dress-up day for picture day! Looking good everywhere we go!

Tuesday, March 5 - Abuela - clothing from your heritage

Wednesday, March 6 - Murphy's Ticket - favorite sports team

Thursday, March 7 - The Tree Lady - wear green

Friday, March 8 - Miss Moore Thought Otherwise - favorite book character (parade)

Don't miss Open House on Thursday, March 7 (4:30-6:00 PM)!

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Allen ISD’s Early Release Day - March 8

Allen ISD’s Early Release Days

The following dates will be early release days for our Elementary campuses.

March 8th

May 24th

School will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m.

Please plan to pick up your student by 12:00 on these days.

Please communicate with the teacher if there is a change to the pick-up arrangement.

We will have a lunch time on that day for students at school.

Parent Education Night - March 28

State of Texas 2017-2018 School Report Card

The State of Texas 2017-2018 School Report Card for Boyd Elementary has now been released, and posted to the Allen ISD Accountability website (

This is a report required by the Texas Legislature and prepared by the Texas Education Agency. The report provides information concerning student performance on the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR), as well as information on student enrollment, class size averages, and financial expenditures. The information contained in the School Report Card is required by state law and is briefly described in the “School Report Card Definitions,” also available on the Allen ISD Accountability website. If you have any questions concerning the School Report Card, please let us know. Thank you for your continued support of Boyd Elementary.

Boyd Elementary Student Council 2018 - 2019

Meetings will be held for Student Council Members on Mondays listed below at 3:00 - 4:00 in Room 189.

  • Mar 4, 2019
  • Mar 25, 2019
  • Apr 8, 2019
  • Apr 22, 2019
  • May 6, 2019

For questions, please contact the council sponsors.

Mrs. Solcher -

Mrs. Bayer -

Gifted and Talented Testing (2nd-6th grade)

Testing Information for Students That Registered in February:

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Begins at 9:00 am

Approximately 2 to 2 and 1/2 hours

Grades 1-3 @ Ford Middle School 630 Park Place

Grades 4-11 @ Curtis Middle School - 1530 Rivercrest Blvd

*Attached below is a brief explanation to help understand the scores in this type of evaluation.

Free Vaccines

Boyd Elementary School

800 Jupiter Drive Allen, Tx 75002


Thursday, April 4, 2019

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From the Nurse

In order to comply with entry requirements for 7th Grade, your student will be required to have the following immunizations:

  • Tdap (diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis)
  • Meningococcal

Turn in proof of immunization as soon as possible. If requirements are completed between now and the end of school (May 2019), then a copy can be turned into the to the Boyd Elementary office.

Yearbook Sale

Its time to order your yearbook!

Don't forget to place your orders for the 2018-2019 Boyd Elementary Yearbook. Yearbooks are $30.

You can place the order online directly at or by sending in the order form with either cash or a check.

These memories will last a lifetime and this year's story is just the beginning


Patricia Chavez, M.Ed., LSC

Boyd Elementary School Counselor

(972) 727-0560 ext. 0852

Chick-fil-A Spirit Days

Location: Chick-fil-A Allen—McDermott Rd

Please inform them that you are with Boyd Elementary.

2018/2019 School Year

March 28, 2019

April 25, 2019

May 23, 2019

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Breakfast and Lunch Information

Breakfast Time

7:30-7:45 am

Lunch Schedule

Kinder - 10:55-11:25

1st - 11:10-11:40

2nd - 11:25-11:55

3rd - 12:50-1:20

4th - 12:25-12:55

5th - 11:50-12:20

6th - 1:00-1:30

If coming to eat with your child, please bring your ID to enter the building. You will only be allowed to eat with your own child (no friends).


Students: $1.30

Adults & Guests & Siblings: $2.20

Reduced price $0.30 or Free for qualifying students


Students: $2.35

Adults & Guests & Siblings: $3.75

Reduced price $0.40 or Free for qualifying students


Online Prepayment


Free or Reduced Lunch

(Application must be completed each year)

Alton Boyd Elementary School


800 S Jupiter

Allen, Texas

Phone: 972-727-0560

Fax: 972-727-0566

Office Staff:

Principal: Judith Coffman

Asst. Principal: Nancy Jung

Asst. Principal: Wendy Williams

Secretary: Yesenia Fields

Registration: Elaine Gamboa

Receptionist: Kimberly Beltran

Nurse: Terry Phillips

Counselor: Patricia Chavez

CARE: Marison Puterbaugh

Campus Intervention Specialist (CIS): Yessica Schessler

Boyd PTA President: Trina Harmeson

School Website: