Community News

Fall 2021

Prosper ISD is excited to provide the Community News Folder which will help publicize activities for local groups and organizations. This forum will allow groups to post information on programs, fundraisers, classes and other activities.

The information below has been submitted to and approved by the Communications Department. It will be updated on a regular basis. Check back often for the latest opportunities and information from our community.

Non-profit groups will be allowed to post information at no cost. For-profit groups, we will be asked for a donation to the Prosper Education Foundation in exchange for the opportunity to place information on the website.

To review our policy on distributing non-school materials please click here. If you would like to post information to this page, please complete the online submission form. Upon submission, your request will be reviewed by the PISD Communications department for approval. If approved, it will be posted on this page.

Listings in this community folder do not constitute an endorsement by Prosper ISD of any agency, group, organization or business. Prosper ISD does not assume any responsibility for any of the events or programs listed.

These job opportunities were submitted by outside entities. This posting should not be seen as an endorsement of these businesses by Prosper ISD.

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Hawaiian Bros - Little Elm/Frisco Now Hiring

Hawaiian Bros is opening in Little Elm and Frisco! Come join our team!


Scan the QR code in the picture to apply for all positions, or visit our website.


Little Elm | 8820 FM 423, Frisco, TX 75034

Frisco | 11560 Dallas Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75033

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Braum's - Custer Road in McKinney - Hiring Events

When:

Every Monday - Friday from Aug. 30 - Sept. 17 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Where:

Nationwide | 1521 N. Custer Rd., Suite 2850 | McKinney, TX 75071


Hiring for:

Management Opportunities | Adult Crew - $12 - $13/hr | Student Crew - starting at $10/hr.

Part-time and Full-time opportunities available | All Shifts Available


Apply Online before the event at www.braumscareers.com

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City of McKinney Apex Centre is Hiring

Hiring part-time employees for:


  • Head Lifeguards: $13.79/hour
  • Lifeguards: $10.91/hour
  • Customer Service Rep: $10.91/hour
  • Swim Instructor: $13.79/hour
  • Personal Trainer: $10.91/hour + commission
  • Slide Attendant: $8.24/hour


Apply at www.mckinneytexas.org/jobs

Community Resources Available

Prosper ISD is excited to provide the Community Resource Folder, which will help publicize resources and events available to our community. Resources in this community folder do not constitute an endorsement by Prosper ISD of any groups or organizations. If you are in need of a resource that you do not find listed below, please contact your child's counselor.


Click here to go to the Community Resource Folder

NYC & Boston STEM Field Trip Parent Meeting - NEW

Prosper ISD students have been invited to travel as a representative of our community on a class trip to New York City and Boston for STEM in 2022!! On this educational adventure, we will visit Times Square, see a show on Broadway, explore MIT, participate in several workshops, and much more! Join us at an information session, where I will answer all of your questions, on Thursday, September 16th, 2021 at 6:00 pm to discuss our itinerary, what’s included, price, and safety.


Please RSVP online by clicking here: https://bit.ly/3kM7PbW RSVP is mandatory. There is limited space on this trip and spots will be filled up on a first-come, first-served basis. It will be necessary to come to the meeting in order to enroll on our tour. This will be a truly impactful experience, and we are so excited that our students have earned this opportunity!


Please email Jeremy Nungesser at jdnungesser@prosper-isd.net with questions.


This event is NOT sponsored by PISD, but is led by a PISD Teacher.

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Collin College Celina Campus Open House - NEW

Join Collin College as it makes the opening of its newest campus, providing quality higher education in northwestern Collin County.


Saturday, September 18th

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

2505 Kinship Parkway | Celina, TX 75009


For more information visit: http://www.collin.edu/campuses/celina

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Join Girl Scouts in Prosper! - NEW

Join the Girl Scouts in Prosper! Attend ANY registration event listed on the flyer or join online at gsnetx.org/join!
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Mark Schultz in Concert! - NEW

Join us for a night of entertainment with Mark Schultz in concert benefiting the LifeTalk Resource Center!


Sunday, October 3rd

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM


For more information and tickets, visit: https://lifetalkevents.org/

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The Healthy Development Project

Do you have a child between the ages 4 and 7? Please help us with an important study to help us why kids like some foods more than others. Participating in this study is easy! It takes less than 30 minutes and we will schedule a time that works for you and your child to meet with a researcher from the comfort of your own home, online. This study will help us learn about kids’ eating behaviors, and children will receive a bookmark, certificate, and activity page for their participation!


If you’re interested in learning more about this study or would like to schedule a time to participate, please email us healthydevelopment@utdallas.edu.

Click the photo for more information.

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Explore Rome, Athens, and Greece - Summer 2023

The perfect blend of medical history and sightseeing!!!

Edinburg Castle, London, London Eye, Versaille, Paris, and more!


Current 6th - 11th graders. Join us for an information meeting.


Thursday, September 23, 2021

6:00pm - 6:40pm or 6:45pm - 7:30pm


RSVP at https://rsvp.eftours.com/nn8f3f3 to obtain the meeting link.


Email Mrs. Derby-Moore at nlderbymoore@prosper-isd.net with questions.


This event is NOT sponsored by PISD but is led by a PISD Teacher.

Learn the Joy and Value of Cooking at Young Chefs Academy - NEW

Come check out our Weekly Classes, Workshops, and Camps or Book a Field Trip or Birthday Party. All of our programs offer a hands-on experience when it comes to Cooking.


For more information visit our website: https://friscotx.youngchefsacademy.com/

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STEAM Programs

iCode McKinney has after-school K - 12 Steam Programs now available!


For more information click the picture to the left and visit: http://b.link/iCode-McKinney

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After school STEAM Classes

Professional development of core STEAM skills for kids, taught through our proprietary curriculum, in a world-class high-tech facility.


For more information visit our website!

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Prepare for Fall SAT & ACT Exams

Prepare for your SAT/ACT exam to boost your score and qualify for scholarships!


Visit our website for more information and to register today!

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Egghead Coding Classes and Math Tutoring

Give your child an opportunity to learn how to create their own programs, develop critical thinking and efficient problem solving skills in a fun interactive environment.


We will teach your child to code like a pro!


Trusted for 25 Years, we offer:

-Online 100% Live Instruction

-Scratch 3.0 & Python Classes

-Certified Instructors

-Flexible Class Times


https://eggheadtutors.com/

Chorus Auditions Now Open! - NEW

Children's and Youth Chorus of Collin County is holding auditions for our 2021-2022 15th anniversary season. Love to sing? Come sing with us. We have a place for you. Fun, friendship, and music!


Click here for more information and to schedule an audition!

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Local Youth Sports Associations

After School Transportation - Middle School

Providing school-to-door transportation, especially for students not offered bussing or who prefer a faster ride home. Students have the same driver all year and parents have a direct line of communication through our app. Second Mile Support wants to give parents peace of mind by providing a trusted transportation option.


469-381-5065

info@secondmilesupport.com

After School Programs

  • AlphaBest Education (PK-5th grade)
    Available on all Elementary Campuses / PISD After School Program
    jwilliams@alphabest.org
    / 972-668-0640
  • The Blue Elephant (K-12 years of age)
    11270 Legacy Drive, Frisco, TX 75033 / 469-287-0332
  • Boys and Girls Club
    701 S Church St., McKinney, TX 75069 / 214-544-8924, ext. 101
  • Children’s Lighthouse Learning Centers (K-12 years of age)
    10660 Eldorado Pkwy, Frisco, TX 75035 / 469-252-1767
  • Frisco Shuttle (After School Transportation)
    7010 Elm St., Frisco, TX 75034 / 214-705-8555
  • iCode - McKinney (K-12 Programs)
    5100 Eldorado Pkwy., #108, McKinney, TX 75070 / 469-712-7500
  • Kids ‘R’ Kids of Frisco (K-5th grade)
    9155 Preston Vineyard Drive, Frisco, TX / 972-377-3700
  • Kids ‘R’ Kids of McKinney West (K-5th grade)
    9070 Westridge Blvd., McKinney, TX 75070 / 972-346-3000
  • The Prep School of McKinney (K-5th grade)
    5317 W. University Dr., McKinney, TX 75071 / 469-215-7737
  • Primrose School of Prosper (K-12 years of age)
    1185 La Cima Blvd, Prosper, TX 75078 / 972-347-2767
  • Primrose Day Care (K-12 years of age)
    5651 W. Virginia Parkway, McKinney, TX 75071 / 972-529-6863
  • Prosper Initiative (K-5th grade)
    208 W. Broadway, Prosper, TX 75078 / 972-347-3444
  • Stonebridge Academy (K-1st grade)
    1921 Grassmere Lane, McKinney, TX 75071 / 972-540-5760
  • Whispering Farms Montessori (Ages 5-9)
    2460 Prosper Trail, Prosper, TX 75078 / 972-346-3200
  • X-Plor: The Whole Child Journey (K-12 years of age)
    3153 Stonebridge Drive, McKinney, TX 75070 / 214-491-1680