Other Programs

Jogging Club. Barksdale Broncos in Training (BIT) is our morning jogging club that meets on Monday and Wednesday at 7:15am. BIT members meet on jogging course on the north side of the school. Fill out the online form here:
We have a REMIND account where updates are given if weather is questionable for us to go outside or other announcements need to be made. This is the best way to get immediate information. If you would like to receive reminders, please use https://www.remind.com/join/joggingclu or text 81010 and use the message @joggingclu (no “b” on the end) to be added to the text messages.

If you have any questions, please contact Coach Kool at Cheryl.kool@pisd.edu

Plano Academic and Creative Education (PACE): This is a school-based program. If you want information about PACE, please contact Laurie Kane or visit PISD’s PACE page.

Marathon Kids. Marathon Kids is completely free and loaded with lots of incentives along the way. The students can begin logging their miles this week by walking, jogging or running 26.2 miles in small increments. Miles can be completed at home or at school. Jogging club members can even count their morning miles. Please remember that all mileage must be done on foot.

Raise funds for our PTA by donating used clothing, shoes and other items to our World Wear Bin!

Support Barksdale PTA with every purchase. Remember to renew twice per year.

Support Barksdale PTA with qualifying purchases.


Link your account to support Barksdale. 


Click through our Barksdale store front and Shutterfly will donate 8% of purchases.

Visit Kwik Kar for your oil changes and auto needs! Every Tuesday and Sunday by mentioning "Barksdale PTA" you'll receive $8 off an Oil Change, 10% off mechanical labor, and Barksdale will receive $5!

Teacher Favorites

Need a special gift for your teacher? Click HERE and find a few of their favorite things!

Want to be a Barksdale Volunteer?

You can access the Plano ISD volunteer management system, VOLY, to create an account and complete an application, online orientation and criminal history check. These items must be completed by volunteers each school year to be eligible for district/school volunteer opportunities. Please visit plano.voly.org to create a volunteer account and begin this process.

To view how to sign up for Barksdale volunteer opportunties, click here.

The Remind App! 

Get Reminders about PTA related activities with the Remind App. Using the Remind app, text @barkspta to 810-10 to be added to the Barksdale PTA group to begin receiving texts about PTA related activities.

Follow us on Facebook! 

Get updates, reminders, and info on all the fun things happening at Barksdale! 

Yearbook Pics 

Send us your pics using the Balfour ImageShare app. It's easy and free.
1) Download the app
2) Enter the project number #216894
3) Upload your pics (it's super helpful to add the grade level and event name)
4) See you and your friends in your 2021-2022 yearbook

***Space is limited so not all submissions will be printed.
Only photos of students and staff will be considered.***