Plano_RDSPD The Talk

News from the Plano Regional Day School Program for the Deaf

Welcome

Welcome to the first edition of the Plano_RDSPD The Talk.

This is a new parent newsletter for the families of students in the Plano Regional Day School Program for the Deaf. We want to keep you updated and informed about the events and happenings for our students and their families. Please take a few minutes to share feedback with us. We need to know what is helpful and useful to your family.

Plano RDSPD May Picnic & Social

Thursday, May 21st, 6pm

2701 Parkhaven Drive

Plano, TX

Please join us for the Picnic and Social. This will be a time to talk with others and get some ideas for summer fun and learning.

Our Students Have Been Busy

Imagination Celebration

Deaf/Hard of Hearing Artists from around the United States came to Fort Worth for the Twenty-Fifth Anniversay of Imagination Celebration. Twenty-seven Plano RDSPD high school student participated with other students from all over Texas. It was a great weekend of learning, fun, and sharing with others.

Competitions

Four student from Haggard competed in the Math Contest at NTID/RIT. They learned a lot and had a great time.


Another four secondary students participated in Academic Bowl sponsored by Gallaudet University.

Dates to Know

May is Better Speech and Hearing Month

May Parent Meeting & Student Social - Picnic - May 21 at 6:00 pm

School Ends on June 5th in Plano ISD

SEE Conference in Irving - June 29 -July 3

School Begins again on August 24 in Plano ISD

Social Media Contacts for Plano RDSPD

We want to make connections with you:

Facebook - Plano_RDSPD

Twitter - @Plano_RDSPD #PlanoDeafEd

MyPISD for students enrolled in Plano ISD

Plano Parent Folder - http://tinyurl.com/PlanoRDSPDParents

Remind - text @rdspd to 81010


We also still answer our phones and our emails. Please feel free to contact us at any time.

Our main office number is 469 752-5590.

What do you want from a newsletter?

I hope that our newsletter Plano_RDSPD The Talk is helpful to you. Please let me know what else you would like to see included. Let me know at debbie.martin@pisd.edu

Our Mission is to serve students with auditory impairment by providing educational challenges and opportunities which empower them to become productive and independent individuals.