In March 2018, Spring Hill Elementary students led the audience in the U.S. and Texas pledges to start the meeting. These students included Aiden Patterson and Andrew Tat.
In March 2018, Doru Gucer was recognized as a National Merit Scholarship Finalist - one of only 15,000 in the U.S. (of the 1.5 million who enter the recognition process).
In March 2018, students from each of PfISD's four high schools who earned All-State recognition in band and choir, as part of the Texas Music Educators Association competition were recognized. Sydney Moore (Pflugerville HS) earned All-State Choir. All-State Band honorees included Sandesh Puri (Connally HS) Shonn Olegario (Weiss HS), and (from Hendrickson HS) Logan Seaton, Gihvon Bilal, Aiden Grivas, Daniel Schulz, Colton Simpson, Declan Simpson, Owen Larson, Valerie Hernandez, and Duncan Crow.
UIL state champion in swimming (200M Freestyle) Ana Herceg, from Weiss HS, was recognized along with Micah Wiginton (Weiss HS), who finished 3rd place in the UIL state wrestling meet.