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  • Important Dates for Applicants

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    Application and selection timeline for the academy high school, Health Sciences Academy, IB World College and Plano ISD Industries Academy at the Collin College Technical Campus.

    Academy High School, Health Sciences Academy and the IB World School at Plano East Online Application Dates for Current Eighth Grade Students

    • Applications open: November 19, 2021 beginning at 9 a.m.
    • Applications close: December 15, 2021 closing at 9 p.m.
    • Notice of selection: January 7, 2022 (students will be notified via email. Requests for early decisions cannot be honored).
    • Student acceptance deadline: January 14, 2022 by 11:59 p.m. (When applicants have been informed that they have been offered admission, they will be required to submit an online commitment letter to secure their admission).

    Plano ISD Industries Academy at the Collin College Technical Campus Online Application Dates for Current Tenth Grade Students

    • Applications open: November 19, 2021 beginning at 9 a.m.
    • Applications close: January 28, 2022 closing at 9 p.m.
    • Notice of selection: February 1, 2022 (note this will begin at 4 p.m. Students will be notified via email. Requests for early decisions cannot be honored).
    • Student acceptance deadline: February 11, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (When applicants have been informed that they have been offered admission, they will be required to submit an online commitment letter to secure their admission).

     


    WEBINAR: High School Academies Information Night, October 28

    Plano ISD eighth grade students (interested in the Academy High School, Health Sciences Academy and IB World School at Plano East) and tenth grade students (interested in the Industries Academy) and their families are invited to attend the school district’s first-ever Academies Information Night which will taking place virtually on October 28. The webinar event will provide families a general overview of the Academy Programs of Plano offered at the high school and senior high school levels. 


    Information Meetings for the High School Academy Programs 

    Beginning in November, each academy will host follow-up information nights with more details and application deadlines about their respective programs. Students should attend the information meetings with their parents/guardians. 

    Academy High School

    Contact Pam Conner with questions. More information.

    • November 4, (via Zoom) 6:30-7:30 p.m. Link to Zoom Meeting
    • November 6, 10-11:30 a.m., interactive open house. Located at 1701 Alma Drive, Plano, 75075.
    • November 9, 5-6:30 p.m., interactive open house. Located at 1701 Alma Drive, Plano, 75075.

    Health Sciences Academy 

    Contact Kim Chandler with questions. More information.

    • November 3, (via Zoom) 6:30-7:30 p.m. – Link to Zoom meeting pre-registration (pre-registration required, after registration you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting).
    • November 9, (in person) 7-8 p.m. in the Plano East Cafeteria located at 3000 Los Rios Boulevard, Plano, 75074.
    • November 16, (via Zoom) 6:30-7:30 p.m. – Link to Zoom meeting pre-registration (pre-registration required, after registration you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting).

    IB World School

    Contact Karen Stanton with questions. More information.

    • November 2, (in person) 7-8:00 p.m. in the Plano East Theater, located at 3000 Los Rios Boulevard, Plano, 75074.
    • November 8, (in person) 7-8:00 p.m. in the Plano East Theater, located at 3000 Los Rios Boulevard, Plano, 75074.
    • November 18, (via Zoom) 7-8 p.m. – Link to Zoom meeting pre-registration (pre-registration required, after registration you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting).

    Plano ISD Industries Academy at the Collin College Technical Campus

    Contact Elaine Anaya with questions. More information.

    • November 11, (via Zoom) 6-7 p.m. – Link to Zoom meeting pre-registration (pre-registration required,after registration you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting).
    • December 2, (via Zoom) 6:30 -7:30 p.m. – Link to Zoom meeting pre-registration (pre-registration required,after registration you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting).
  • Academy High School Logo    Academy High School Title

    The project/problem-based learning community of Plano ISD Academy High School emphasizes science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM). Learning focuses on real-world experiences and problems with an interdisciplinary curriculum as students collaborate with others both inside and outside of school. apply nowwebsite | video 

  • Health Sciences Academy Logo    Health Sciences Academy Title

    The Plano ISD Health Sciences Academy offers a rigorous academic program that prepares students for the demands of a four-year university or pre-med program. Opportunities include college credit, technical certificates, hands-on experience and mentorship from healthcare professionals. apply now |  website | video 

  • IB World School Title

    The IB World School at Plano East Senior High creates a fulfilling four-year experience for students interested in understanding the world from different perspectives. This school-within-a-school program strengthens the experience of students who choose to participate in the IB Diploma program. website | video

  • Collin College & Plano ISD Industries Academy Combined Logo

    Plano ISD, in partnership with Collin College, offers a variety of workforce dual credit instruction focusing on high-demand and high-wage career fields.  This two-year program begins junior year of high school and continues through senior year of high school, providing students with career-specific training and industry certifications. website | video

  • Huffman IB PYP Logo Text

    Huffman Elementary International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme (PYP) is a transformative experience for students, teachers and whole school communities. website | video

  • Plano ISD Virtual Academy logo

    The Plano ISD Virtual Academy is a public, tuition-free school for students in grades K through 6. The fully remote option will provide an opportunity for students who thrive in the online environment to learn virtually. Website