You are your child's first and most important teacher

Parents and guardians are valued partners in Plano ISD, where we believe

that successful learning is best achieved through collaborative partnerships

with parents, families, positive adult and student role models

and all sectors of the broader community


Carpenter's School Website 

CMS has great information about classes, teachers, clubs, bell schedule, etc. Check out the "Quick Links" on the left hand side of that page.


Carpenter's Choir, Theater, Band, and Orchestra web site. You can access forms and info through the Charms website. (, log in is "carpentermsorch" for orchestra, "carpentermsband" for band, etc, students pass word is the student ID) If you have trouble getting into the site, please email your teacher.
The District offers an online payment system for School Lunches, Fare Busing, Early Childhood Tuition, Adventure Camp, and Off-Campus PE payments.
Direct access to your child's classroom information (Class Schedule, Grades, Attendance), registration to Carpenter's eNews, district-wide information, and links to other often used services.
Wealth of information relating to the Plano Independent School District for all Parents, Students and Staff.
PISD middle school and high school teams, coaches' shows, sports schedules, athletics staff information, events, and more. 
View OR download a copy of a monthly calendar of your child's breakfast and lunch menu.
PISD provides three unique educational learning experiences for students:
Plano ISD Health Sciences Academy, IB World School at Plano East Senior High School, and Plano ISD Academy High School. 

Plano ISD Health Sciences Academy

IB World School at Plano East Senior High School

Plano ISD Academy High School

Book ideas, Reading tips, Printables 
Guide for school success. Home work tips, Find Your Child's Learning Style, Tips for School Night Meal Planning, Preparing for College, And much more


PISD Parent Education/Classes

Family Education and Guidance Services
1300 19th Street, Plano, TX 75074


Allan K and Carolyn H Bird Education Center

(469) 752-2272






Executive Coordinator of Family Education and Guidance Services

Lynda Shuttlesworth

(469) 752-2275

Office Manager

Rina Nittolo

(469) 752-2272

Coordinator - Hispanic Services

Juliette Echaniz

(469) 752-2277

Parent Educator

Cynthia Garrison

(469) 752-2281

Parent Educator

Troslyn Mitchell

(469) 752-2287

Parent Educator

Paula Kleppe

(469) 752-2280

Coordinator - Literacy Programs


Rosa Maria Crocker

(469) 752-2278


City of Plano Connections

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CMS neighborhood uses a private online network called Nextdoor North Parker. Neighbors share community events, recommendations, items for sale/free, crime/safety concerns, ideas about how to make our neighborhood better, and more.