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Now Accepting Fine Arts Center Naming Submissions
The Plano ISD Board of Trustees and administration invites the community to submit name recommendations for the new Fine Arts Center to be located at Park Boulevard and Alma Drive and is expected to open in Fall 2020. Naming submissions are made via an electronic form.
The Fine Arts Center will provide a venue to showcase music, dance, theater and the visual arts. The facility will be approximately 82,200 SF spread across two levels. The main theater will have 1,500 seats and one balcony level. The building will also have a flexible 200-seat Studio Theater, large Rehearsal Room and Gallery component for exhibitions. Designed to host art contests, including University Interscholastic League (UIL) competitions with schools from outside of the district; the facility also has the potential to host outside performances and events, bringing arts and culture from a variety of sources into the community of Plano.
Information about the Naming Process
Please view our policy regarding naming of facilities prior to completing the electronic form: Policy CW(Local): Naming Facilities. Plano ISD defines facilities as:
- A school campus building;
- Rooms within a school building;
- Structures related to a school building;
- Athletic fields and facilities; and
- Any other building or adjacent land area that is the property of the District and the Board.
“Naming decisions can be in honor of certain individuals who have attained achievements of extraordinary and lasting distinction in the District and/or Collin County. Generally, the individuals shall have had direct, substantial, and active association with the District. Selection may also be based on the individual’s record of scholarship, creativity, leadership, humanitarian service,or public service. The Board intends that names given to school buildings and other District facilities be meaningful and appropriate.”
More information about the naming process is available online. Please contact the communications department at 469-752-8150 if you have questions regarding this or future naming opportunities.