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Dr. Brian Binggeli Resigns as Plano ISD Superintendent of Schools—Sara Bonser Named Interim Superintendent
At the school board work session on Tuesday, November 28, Dr. Brian Binggeli announced his intent to resign as superintendent of schools effective January 31, 2018. Dr. Binggeli has served as Plano ISD’s superintendent for the past two and half years. The Plano ISD Board of Trustees wishes Dr. Binggeli well in his future endeavors. The Board of Trustees intends to implement steps to place and retain a leader focused on fast-paced innovation aligned with the district’s ongoing goals to ensure continued improvement in student learning and efficient use of resources. Ms. Sara Bonser was appointed as the interim superintendent for the district. She has been serving as the interim deputy superintendent since May 2017. Read more.
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. Learn more at www.pisd.edu/academies.
The Diversity Advisory Committee proudly announces its Seventeenth Annual Plano ISD Diversity Leadership Awards. Nominations are due by December 15 at 5 p.m. Individual and group winners will be recognized at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute to be held on January 18, 2018 at 7 p.m. at Williams High School located at 1717 17th Street in Plano. Diversity leadership Award Nomination Form and information. Please contact Dollie Thomas with questions at 469-752-8139 or by email at email@example.com.