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NOVEMBER 9, 2012
Click here to watch mock election video.

Students & Staff Participate in Mock Elections
While the November 6 general election was underway, several students across Plano ISD participated in mock elections at their schools, first learning critical lessons about freedoms of U.S. citizenship, including the right to vote. Our story and related video, which features Sigler Elementary School's mock presidential election with guest Mayor Phil Dyer casting the first vote, spotlights mock elections conducted across Plano ISD from preschool to grade 12. Watch Sigler Video | Read Full Story | View Facebook Photo Album

Click here to view geography poster contest winners.

Student Achievements & PTA Awards

  • Texas Geography Poster Contest Winners
  • National Merit Commended Students
  • Prestigious State & National Choral Invitations
  • Plano ISD Singers Dominate All-Region Choirs
  • Texas PTA Awards: Schools & District
    Click here to watch video about academy programs Academy Programs of Plano Host Information Meetings & Tours
    Plano ISD students and parents are invited to attend information meetings and tours for the Academy Programs of Plano, three distinct new academies that will open next fall. Watch video and follow these links for meeting details: Health Sciences Academy, the IB World School at Plano East and Academy High School.
      Click here to visit Red Ribbon Week photo album on facebook.  

    National Red Ribbon Week Celebration
    "Put a Cap on Drugs," "We're Too Smart for Drugs," "Hugs Not Drugs" and "Elect to Be Drug Free" were a few of the many theme days celebrated by Plano ISD students and staff during National Red Ribbon Week October 23-31. Visit our facebook photo album to view images and reports from across our school district.

    Boldly Brilliant Logo Community Invited to Participate in Strategic Planning Focus Groups
    This school year prompts the five-year revision of Plano ISD's Strategic Plan. The district is soliciting involvement from various Plano ISD constituencies. We encourage you to apply as a focus group participant by completing this online application

    November 6 Meeting
    The Plano ISD Board of Trustees met on Tuesday, November 6, to vote on several agenda items, including those listed below. View the complete agenda, with links to supporting documents, on BoardBook.

  • Recognized Texas PTA Awards Earned by Schools & District
  • Approved Consent Agenda items
  • Approved Academy High School Construction Manager at Risk
  • Approved Required Annual Financial Reports
  • Held Public Hearing on Schools FIRST Rating
  • Adopted Resolution for 2012 Tax Roll
  • Approved Class Size Waivers
  • Heard Reports on the topics of a Bond Sale, Budget Calendar 2013-14 and Highly Qualified Teachers
  • Approved Policy DEC(LOCAL) Compensation and Benefits: Leaves and Absences - First Reading
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    11/11 - 11/17
    American Education Week

    School Board Work Session

    11/21 - 11/23
    Thanksgiving Holiday
    (Student/Teacher Holiday)

    School Board Meeting

    Last Day for Students
    Elementary Early Release Day
    Elementary Report Cards

    End of 2nd Nine Weeks
    End of 3rd Six Weeks

    12/24 - 1/4
    Winter Break
    (Student/Teacher Holiday)

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