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Know Your School District

Geographical Area

Plano ISD serves the residents of approximately 100 square miles in southwest Collin County. This area includes 66 square miles in the City of Plano, with the balance including northern portions of the cities of Dallas and Richardson and parts of the cities of Allen, Carrollton, Garland, Lucas, Murphy, Parker and Wylie.

Number of Schools

Grade Level # of Campuses
Early Childhood (PreK) 3
Elementary (K-5) 44
Middle (6-8) 13
High (9-10) 6
Senior High (11-12) 3
Academy High School (9-12) 1
Special Programs Centers
(K-8 & 9-12)
2
Total 72

Student Enrollment

Grade Level # of Students
Elementary (prek - 5) 25,765
Middle (6-8) 12,493
High (9-10) 7,915
Academy High School 303
Senior High (11-12) 8,342
Total Enrollment 54,818

Students

Student Ethnicity Report — All Schools

Employees

Title / Category # of Staff
Teachers
3,930
Librarians
70
Classroom Educational Aides
589
Interpreters
12
Campus Paraprofessional Other
272
Campus Professionals Other
55
Campus Principals
72
Assistant Principals
97
Instructional Officer
11
Campus Athletic Directors
3
Counselors
159
Campus Nurses
72
Educational Diagnosticians, Psychologists & Social Workers
188
Superintendent, Assistants, CFO
8
Non-campus Professionals
219
Non-campus Paraprofessionals
224
Auxiliary
873
Total Employees
6,854

Professional Staff

Topic Fact
Master's/Doctorate Degrees Forty-one percent of the professional staff members have master’s degrees and one percent hold doctorate degrees.
Teacher Experience Plano ISD teachers average 11 years of experience.

Teacher-to-Student Ratio

The district's average Elementary  student/teacher ratio is 19:1.
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BOND PROGRAM
2016 Bond Election

Read about bond projects.

GETTING STARTED
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Start here for a quick overview of the district and other helpful information.

VIDEO LIBRARY
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View district videos

AWARDS & RATINGS
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District, school, staff and student awards and ratings

Plano ISD Education Foundation