Collect Box Tops for the Spring Popcorn Contest

Start collecting your Box Tops again for the Spring Popcorn contest!
This semester, we will also have an Individual Contest, with the prize being a gift card (yet to be determined).
Place your Box Tops in a ziplock baggie with your child's name and grade on it.

Thank you for always supporting Shepard and our PTA!



Shepard Fifth Grade Senior - College Scholarship Application

In honor of Becky Washington, for the many years she devoted to Shepard Elementary students, the Shepard PTA has established a college scholarship in her name in the amount of $500 to be awarded each spring.

Please read the scholarship requirements, rules and limitations and complete the application.

All applications must be turned into the Shepard Front Desk by Friday, May 12 at noon.



Tom Thumb's Good Neighbor Program: Another Way to Give Back!

Tom Thumb will pay 1% of our members' total grocery purchases to Shepard Elementary. The amount of the check depends on the amount of our supporters' total purchases.
Click here to sign up give back to Shepard Elementary. Use Shepard Elementary School PTA vendor #: 228023


At, you'll find the exact same low prices as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Shepard Elementary.

Login to Amazon via this link
And then choose PTA Texas Congress 7434 Shepard Elementary PTA




Please consider donating to Shepard's STREAM Lab

Shepard has been working towards creating, improving and granting access to Shepard Students for our STREAM Lab located in the Library. We have made amazing strides to provide students with many hands on learning activities and opportunities but there is so much more we'd like to do! Please consider donating to help us reach our goals of providing Shepard Students nothing but the best in STREAM education.

Donate here:


  Benefits available for PTA Members!


Upcoming Events


March 2017
2 Shepard Open House
2 PTA Earthsavers (3rd-5th)
6-10 Spring Break
13 Picture Day
14 Pee Wee Patriots
16 PTA Earthsavers (K-2nd)
17 Color Run, 5-7 pm
21 Spirit Night at Shady's Burgers & Brewhaha, 4-10 pm
24 Pride Rally (K-2nd) 8 am
24 Pride Rally (3rd-5th) 9 am


April 2017
4 Pee Wee Patriots
6 First Grade Musical
6 PTA Earthsavers (3rd - 5th)
7 Volunteer Appreciation Lunch

13 PTA Earthsavers (K - 2nd)
13 PTA Spirit Night at Adventure Landing, 5-8 pm
14 Student Holiday
17 Student Holiday




Please update your child's information from last year.  Log into your account and update this information or remove your student from the directory if they have moved on to middle school. The directory is only available to PTA members, so join today!!!

     Click the picture to:

      - Join PTA

      - Sign-up to volunteer

      - Purchase spirit wear

      - Make a donation



Meal Assistance

PISD's Free and Reduced Priced Federal Meal Application will be available online at


Shepard Elementary School

Principal:  Tricia Lancaster

School Hours:  7:45 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Motto:  "We put our children first"

Mission Statement:  To create a welcoming and nurturing environment where parents and school staff partner together with the community to ensure student success and enjoyment of learning.

Mascot:  Patriots

School Colors:  Red, White & Blue

State Accountability Rating:  Recognized as a Blue Ribbon School in 2008