Plano East News
Plano ISD Board of Trustees Approves 2022-23 Compensation Plan
The Plano ISD Board of Trustees approved a new employee compensation plan for the 2022-2023 school year that includes a pay increase for all employees, increased starting teacher pay, increased district contribution for health insurance and other strategic pay adjustments. Read full story.
Free Meals Waiver Ends
The United States Department of Agriculture waiver that allowed Plano ISD to provide free meals to all students during the 2021-22 school year is set to expire at the end of this school year. Plano ISD will resume charging for meals during the 2022-23 school year based on student eligibility for meal benefits. Families who may qualify are encouraged to complete a federal meal application for free and reduced-price meals. The 2021-22 meal application will be honored for the first 30 days of the 2022-23 school year. The 2022-23 meal application will be available after July 1, 2022. Read more.
Families Are Asked to Complete Intent to Return Form
In order to help campuses schedule classes and staff appropriately for the upcoming 2022-2023 school year, families are asked to complete an Intent to Return Form online. Please complete the form as soon as possible since planning for the upcoming school year is already underway. If your family does not plan to return, we ask that you complete the Intent to Return form as well since that information also helps with planning.
New Student Enrollment for 2022-2023 School Year
Online enrollment for new students to Plano ISD begins on March 21. Enrollment is for the 2022-2023 school year and is for all grade levels, except preK, which begins registration on April 4. Visit our enrollment page. Students currently in the district should not enroll. Annual registration for existing students occurs in the summer through Parent Portal.
Superintendent Sara Bonser Announces Retirement
After 33 years of service in public education (25 of those years in Plano ISD), Superintendent Sara Bonser informed the Plano ISD Board of Trustees on Tuesday, January 25, that she will retire as superintendent at the end of this school year in order to spend more time with family at a critical time. Read more.