Application and Selection Timeline
For ninth graders considering one of the Academy Programs of Plano as an academic option for next school year, applications are open now through December 15, 2017. Students will receive their notices of placement on January 5, 2018, and commitment from students must be received by January 12, 2018.
Academy Programs of Plano Informational Videos
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 | application
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. website | video | application
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. website | video | application