Buddy and Joni Minett Elementary is named for two exemplary servant leaders who have left an indelible stamp on the Frisco community.
Buddy has a long-standing record with the Frisco community and has served in several public roles, including Frisco City Council’s Deputy Mayor Pro-Tem and Mayor Pro-Tem. He also served on several committees, including the Planning and Zoning Commission.
Buddy was also a Frisco ISD School Board member for eight years during a time of great growth in the District. While serving as Board president for three years, he was dedicated to maximizing collaboration and resources to meet community goals. He continues to work for the betterment of the Frisco community and has served as President of the Heritage Association of Frisco. He has served as a co-chair for the Shawnee Trail Cowboy Day Festival and plans the annual Frisco Community Parade with the help of his wife Joni.
Joni is a second-generation Frisco High School graduate and helped her parents (Sonny and Joanne McSpedden) throughout her youth with parade floats for the annual Frisco Homecoming Parade which eventually evolved into the Frisco Community Parade. She has participated in the parade in various capacities for several decades.
She served as a secretary in the superintendent’s office while Dr. Justin Wakeland was superintendent and has a PTA Lifetime Membership. She consistently exemplifies love, dedication, commitment and sincerity towards her city and fellow citizens. Joni continues to serve on several committees in the community and is a fervent supporter of the Frisco Education Foundation.
If your child is absent from school, please contact the campus with this form before 8:30 AM. Phone calls are a courtesy, but this form is the only means for official absence reporting.
Reportar una Ausencia
Si su niño(a) está ausente de la escuela, por favor comuníquese con la escuela usando este formulario antes de las 8:30 AM. Las llamadas son por cortesía, pero este formulario es la única manera de reportar oficialmente la ausencia.