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    Calhoun Middle School
    709 Congress
    Denton, TX 76201-4011
    940-369-2400   FAX 369-4939
     
     

    Head of School: Paul Martinez
    Deputy Head of School: Joy Faulks, John Milmo, Rachel Brown
    Counselors:
    School Nurse: Valarie Waits
    School Hours: 8:15 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.
    Enrollment: 729
    School Colors: Orange & White
    Mascot: Cougar
     
     
     
    Directions to school:
     
    Starting from:
    The Historical Denton County Courthouse
    110 W. Hickory
    Denton, TX 76201
     
    Directions (Miles)
    1 Start on W. HICKORY ST. (0.0)
    2 Turn Left on N. LOCUST ST. (0.3)
    3. Turn Left on W. CONGRESS ST. (0.4)
    Distance: 0.7 miles      Approximate Travel Time: 10 minutes
     
    School and Student Achievements:
    • Implementation of a Standardized Dress Code in 2003-2004 School Year
    • Implementation of Calhoun Patriot Program
    • 6th Grade students Send Care Packages to troops in Iraq
    • Placed 2nd in District UIL Academic Competition for Two years
    • School Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
    • Outstanding Athletic & Fine Arts Programs
    Main Campus Programs:
    • Calhoun offers a wide range of classes
    • Advanced math, Algebra I, Geometry, Pre AP/Enhanced classes in Math, History, English, and Science for 7 & 8 graders.
    • Calhoun offers gifted and accelerated classes for students with exceptional ability. We offer EXPO classes for students in 6,7, & 8 grades.
    • Calhoun offers remedial and special education programs for students with special needs.
    • Elective classes are offered in fine arts such as Band, Choir, Orchestra, and Theater Arts.  In addition, we offer Spanish, Career Investigations, Art, Technology Applications, Advanced technology classes, keyboarding, and athletics.
    • We have five computer labs for student use on campus.
      Each classroom is also equipped with several computers.
    Parent Involvement Opportunities:
    • PTA
    • Mentor Program
    • Tutoring Program
    • Volunteer Program
    • Calhoun Cougar Day Festivities
    • Open House
    • Campus Leadership Team
    • Annual Book Fair
    • Teacher Appreciation Week
    • Multicultural Celebrations: Black History Month & Cinco De Mayo