Return to Headlines

Oct. 31, 2018 - Diversity Leadership Award Nomination Deadline is 5 p.m. on Dec. 14

The Diversity Advisory Committee is proud to announce that nominations are open for the eighteenth annual Plano ISD Diversity Leadership Awards.  The individual and group winners will be recognized at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute to be held on January 24, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Williams High School located at 1717 17th Street in Plano.

Please nominate an individual or group whose program or initiative has proven to advance and promote diversity through stronger relationships, improved communication and enhanced understanding within Plano ISD or the broader community within the past year.

Key Components of the Diversity Leadership Award Include:

  • Promoting diversity in the district and/or community
  • Embracing diversity in the district and/or community
  • Educating the district and or community about diversity

Categories may include:

  • Student or student group*
  • Plano ISD individual or group
  • Community individual or group

*Students may also nominate themselves.

Deadline for entry is Friday, December 14 at 5 p.m. For more information, please contact Dollie Thomas at 469-752-8139 or by email at

More information about the Diversity Advisory Committee.


Student artwork

Finalist artwork from the 2017-18 MLK art contest: artist Katie Lau, Jasper High School