upcoming events

scope summer camp

Camp dates:  Monday, june 12th - Thursday, June 15th  

time:  8:00am - 12:00pm

8am-10am / Session 1 -- 10am-12pm / Session 2

location:      cockrill middle school

Camp is for incoming 3rd-9th graders for 2017-18 school year

registration is now closed


MISD PSAT Scholars Summer Camp

Camp Dates :             Monday, August 7th – Friday, August  11th

Location:                  McKinney North High School

Time:                           8:00am - 12:00pm

 

Click here for MISD PSAT summer camp flyer


DUKE TIP SUMMER CAMP

Camp Dates:    Monday, August 7th – Friday, August 11th

Where:             McKinney North High School

Time:                 8:30am - 12:30pm

click here for Duke Tip curriculum presentation

Click here for Duke tip Summer camp flyer


past 2017 events

May 22nd - May 25th:  Last week of Alpha classes

 

May 18th:  ism PRESENTATION

 

May 1st - 5th: ALPHA Teacher Appreciation

cLICK HERE FOR INFO FLYER

 

To view teacher's favorites - click on Tripod or K-2 below

K-2  Crates &  Sutton

Green Tripod:  Blando, Capps, Williams

Orange Tripod:  Collins, Dressel, Fair

Purple Tripod:  Cortez, Elston, Suarez

 

April 28th: LUNCH & LEARN- Legislative advocacy

11:30AM - 12:30PM at cockrill MS library

 

april 4th, 6th, 11th & 12th:  Shakespeare - a midsummer night's dream

performed by 4th and 5th grade ALPHA Students

 

march 2nd: orientation for new k-2 students to the MISD G/T program

6:00 - 7:00PM at Webb elementary

 

februrary 24th:  LUNCH AND LEARN

TOPIC:  coDIng & robotics

 

January 27th:  LUNCH AND LEARN

TOPIC:  courageous parenting

 

2016 Events

 

December

G/T Testing for Kinder and New Students

October

 

OCTOBER 28th:  Lunch and learn

TOPIC: parents will learn to help their student(s) manage the world of social media in school and beyond. 

 

October 3rd:  family night

Educational sessions for parents & guardians + educational activities for all children

THANK YOU FOR MAKING FAMILY NIGHT A SUCCESS!

 

September

September 26th:  duke tip orientation

6:00PM TO 7:00PM

COCKRILL MIDDLE SCHOOL LIBRARy

 

August

aUGUST 23RD:  MEET THE TEACHER

PRESENTATION FROM GT TEACHERS - 3RD -5TH GRADE - CLICK HERE

PRESENTATION FROM GT TEACHERS - 1ST & 2ND GRADE - CLICK HERE

SUPPLY LISTS - CLICK BELOW 

K-2 -- MRS. CRATES

K-2 -- MRS. SUTTON

3RD GRADE

4TH GRADE // 5TH GRADE

 

AUGUST 1-5:  DUKE TIP AUGUST CAMP

8:00AM - 12:00PM

LOCATION: MCKINNEY HIGH SCHOOL

FOR GT AND COMPACTED MATH STUDENTS

 

June

 

JUNE 21ST & 22ND:  MISD CONVERGE

8:00AM - 12:00PM

LOCATION:  FAUBION MIDDLE SCHOOL - LIBRARY

2000 DOE ROLLINS MCKINNEY, TX 75069

 

JUNE 13-16:  SCOPE SUMMER CAMP

8:00AM - 12:00PM

LOCATION: COCKRILL MIDDLE SCHOOL LIBRARY

1351 HARDIN BLVD. MCKINNEY, TX 75069

 

may

MAY 26TH & 27TH

THE MCKINNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THE PEROT MUSEUM TECH TRUCK WILL BE VISITING MCKINNEY ON MAY 26 AND MAY 27. THE TECH TRUCK IS A MOBILE DISCOVERY LAB WHERE AUDIENCES ARE BOUND TO BE INSPIRED AS THEY TINKER, ENGINEER, CREATE, AND HACK RIGHT HERE IN OUR OWN NEIGHBORHOOD.

THIS FREE FAMILY EVENT IS OPEN TO EVERYONE TO COME AND GO AS THEY PLEASE. ACTIVITIES INCLUDE MAKEY MAKEY ARCADE, LED ORIGAMI, OZOBOTS, LIGHTBOT CODING GAME, CODING WITH BEE-BOTS, LITTLEBITS, AND STOMP ROCKETS.

ROY & HELEN HALL MEMORIAL LIBRARY, 101 E. HUNT ST.
THURSDAY, MAY 26 FROM 3 P.M. TO 6 P.M.

JOHN & JUDY GAY LIBRARY, 6861 W. ELDORADO PKWY.
FRIDAY, MAY 27 FROM 3 P.M. TO 6 P.M.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE TECH TRUCK, VISIT MCKINNEYPUBLICLIBRARY.ORg

 

MAY 20TH: BROWN BAG LUNCH (& LEARN)

TOPIC: PREVENTING PREDICAMENTS: HELPING YOUR CHILD CONFRONT PERFECTIONISM, PRESSURE, PROCRASTINATION AND PERSPECTIVE 

 

MAY 9TH:  DUKE TIP CEREMONY 

6:00PM - 7:00PM

LOCATION: COCKRILL MIDDLE SCHOOL LIBRARY

1351 HARDIN BLVD. MCKINNEY, TX 75069

 

MAY 2-6:  GT TEACHER APPRECIATION 

DURING GT CLASS

FOR CHILDREN IN K-2ND GRADE, PLEASE SEND THE GIFT OR NOTE OF APPRECIATION TO SCHOOL WITH YOUR CHILD ON THE DAY OF HIS OR HER ALPHA CLASS.

FOR 3RD-5TH GRADE STUDENTS, PLEASE CHOOSE THE DAY YOUR CHILD VISITS WEBB TO BRING A SPECIAL GIFT OR NOTE OF APPRECIATION.

CLICK HERE FOR TEACHER FAVORITES!

 

APRIL

APRIL 22ND:  BROWN BAG LUNCH (& LEARN)

TOPIC: TEACHER-INSPIRED IDEAS FOR CREATIVITY AND ACADEMIC STIMULATION YOU CAN DO AT HOME

 

APRIL 18TH: GT PIZZA NIGHT & BOND PRESENTATION

5:45PM - 6:45PM

LOCATION:  COCKRILL MIDDLE SCHOOL

Game Night is a special event for GT (K-5) families only! 

5:45 PM - PIZZA & GAMES IN THE CAFETERIA (ALL GT FAMILIES WELCOME!)

6:15 PM - BOND PRESENTATION IN THE LIBRARY (OPEN TO ALL MISD)

 

FEBRUARY

FEBRUARY 22ND: ALPHA SHOWCASE (MON/TUES GT)

5:30PM - 7:00PM

LOCATION:  WEBB ELEMENTARY       

 

FEBRUARY 23RD: K-2 ORIENTATION

6:00PM - 7:00PM

LOCATION:  WEBB ELEMENTARY       

 

FEBRUARY 25TH:  ALPHA SHOWCASE (WED/THURS GT)

5:30PM - 7:00PM

LOCATION:  WEBB ELEMENTARY

 

FEBRUARY 26TH: BROWN BAG LUNCH (& LEARN)

TOPIC:  8 GRIPES OF GIFTED KIDS WITH STUDENT PANEL

 

JANUARY

JANUARY 29TH: BROWN BAG LUNCH (& LEARN)

11:30AM - 12:30PM

LOCATION:  MISD CENTRAL OFFICE - BOARD ROOM

#1 DUVALL STREET -- MCKINNEY, TX 75069

TOPIC: LIVE OUT LOUD: FOSTER RICH CONVERSATION, DEEP THINKING, AND
CREATIVITY IN CHILDREN

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS