The DeSoto ISD Communications Department now handles Community Partnerships and Marketing with an approach that is sure to meet every business and organization needs and desires.
- Solar Turbines - Our multi- year relationship with Solar Turbines includes job shadowing at the DeSoto location, soft skills training by the Solar Turbines HR staff for DeSoto ISD students, and in-kind and financial support for district programs and students, especially at the holidays and Back to School Fair. In addition, Solar Turbines is a T-STEM designation partner to provide guidance on science, technology, engineering and math in today's workplace.
- Texas Trust Credit Union - Texas Trust is a multi-year partner and provides numerous financial/educational opportunities for students, as well as parents and employees. Texas Trust holds elementary, middle and high school financial literacy workshops, sponsors a variety of district initiatives/programs and has an onsite credit union in DeSoto High School.
- KOHL'S Distribution Center - Kohl's Associates Program offers a two-part donation - labor and funding. Kohl's Associates can volunteer for various opportunities including event prep and beautification days, and Kohl's HQ donates to the entity as well.
- Wal-Mart Distribution Center - Our Wal-Mart Distribution center staff provides mentoring and volunteer services throughout the district.
- Employee Perks Program - local businesses receive promotional listings in exchange for employee discounts. This program renews each year, but discounts can change throughout the year at the business discretion.
- Adopt-A-School Program - following the completion of a needs assessment at each campus, businesses will be recruited to build relationships with individual campuses to partner in meeting instructional needs of students and supporting the staff at that particular school.
- Marketing / Advertising Opportunities - with over 40 events at Eagle Stadium alone and 10,000 staff and students / families that can be directly targeted, businesses can explore the marketing packages to get their name in front of thousands of customers each week.
JOB SHADOW OPPORTUNITIES