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2013-2014 School Year Calendar

Please check this site frequently for updates.

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Revised February 19, 2014: Plano ISD received waivers from the Texas Education Agency for June 9 and 10, previously designated as bad-weather make-up days. With the waivers, the last day of school for 2013-14 will be June 6.

August, 2013

Date Event / Meeting
Ongoing
6 School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street

New Student Registration
Elementary Schools (PreK-5)Aug. 12 & 13
Middle Schools (6-8)Aug. 8, 9 &12
High Schools (9-10)Aug. 5, 6 &7
Senior High Schools (11-12) – contact school for appointment

Class Schedule Pickup

Middle Schools
Grade 6Aug. 15, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Grade 7Aug. 15, 1 to 4 p.m.
Grade 8Aug. 16, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

*High Schools
Grade 9Aug.16, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Grade 10Aug. 15, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

*Senior High Schools
Grade 11Aug. 16, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. & 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Grade 12Aug. 15, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. & 1 to 3:30 p.m.

*Please visit your high school’s or senior high school’s website for specific dates and times. Websites can be accessed on our instructional center website.

13 Summer Graduations, 6:30 p.m.
at each senior high school

Plano ISD 2013 Staff Inservice Brochure PDF

  • August 13-15 - New Teacher Inservice
  • *August 16 (Friday) - Teacher Records Day
  • August 19-23 - All Teacher/Staff Inservice

*consult your campus schedule

20

School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street

26 (Mon) First Day of Classes / Students Return
27 *Elementary School (Grades K-5) Open Houses
29 *Elementary School (Grades K-5) Open Houses

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September 2013

Date Event / Meeting

*Back-to-School Open Houses
(Please check with schools for open house times.)
September 3 – *Elementary Schools (Grades K-5)
September 10 – Middle Schools (Grades 6-8)
September 12 – Early Childhood Schools (PreK)
September 16 – High Schools (Grades 9-10)
September 17 – Senior High Schools (Grades 11-12)

*See Aug. 27 & 29 also

2 (Mon) Labor Day (Student/Teacher Holiday)
3

School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street

9 College Night, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Plano East Senior High School
Flyer for East & West events PDF
10 College Night, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Plano West Senior High School
PWSH Flyer PDF
Questions to Ask Reps PDF
PWSH Visiting Colleges PDF
15 (Sun) "Funtastic Fair" - Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts & YMCA youth organizations' recruitment fair, Heritage Farmstead in Plano, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Flyer PDF
16-20 Celebrate Freedom Week
17

Constitution Day

19

School Board Special Called Meeting
Team of Eight Training Meeting

20 (Fri)

Elementary early release day
(Teacher professional development)
Elementary schools: 12:00 noon dismissal
Early childhood schools: No AM sessions

InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival Go & Glow (Plano ISD Night)
4:00 – 10:00 PM
Oak Point Park
2801 E. Spring Creek Parkway

30 *Academy High School Open House

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October, 2013

Date Event / Meeting
1

School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street

End of First Six Weeks

9 Secondary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window
6-12 National Fire Prevention Week
14-18

National School Lunch Week

21-25 National School Bus Safety Week
15 School Board Work Session, 6:00 p.m., Sockwell Center, 6301 Chapel Hill Boulevard, Plano 75093
17 (Thur)

Elementary early release day
(Teacher records day)
Elementary schools: 12:00 noon dismissal
Early childhood schools: No PM sessions

End of First Nine Weeks

18 (Fri)

Parent/Teacher Conference Day (Student Holiday)

21 (Mon)

Student/Teacher Fall Holiday

21 Early voting begins in Tax Ratification Election (TRE) and continues through November 1
23-31 National Red Ribbon Week
25

Elementary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window

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November, 2013

Date Event / Meeting
1 Early voting ends in Tax Ratification Election (TRE) and continues through November 1
3 Daylight Savings Time Ends
(at 2:00 a.m., clocks move back one hour)
5

Tax Ratification Election (TRE)
7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street

7

Academy High School of Plano Dedication, 7:00 p.m., 1701 Alma Drive, Plano 75075

End of Second Six Weeks

8 (Fri) Elementary early release day
(Teacher professional development)
Elementary schools: 12:00 noon dismissal
Early childhood schools: No AM sessions
13 School Board Special Called Meeting, 8:30 a.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
15

Secondary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window

18-22 American Education Week
19 School Board Work Session, 6:00 p.m., Sockwell Center, 6301 Chapel Hill Boulevard, Plano 75093
27-29 Thanksgiving Holiday (Student/Teacher Holiday)

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December, 2013

Date Event / Meeting
10 School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
20 (Fri)

Last Day for Students

Elementary early release day
(Teacher records day)
Elementary schools: 12:00 noon dismissal
Early childhood schools: No PM sessions

Exam dismissal times:
Middle schools - 12:40 p.m.
HIgh/Senior high schools: 1:00 p.m.

Elementary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window

End of Second Nine Weeks
End of Third Six Weeks

Dec 23 - Jan 3 Winter Break (Student/Teacher Holiday)
Dec 23 - Jan 1 Administrative Offices Closed

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January, 2014

Date Event / Meeting
3 Secondary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window
6 (Mon)

Teacher Work Day (Student Holiday)

7 (Tues)

Classes Resume for Students

13-17 College Week Districtwide Celebration
14 School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
20 (Mon) Martin L. King, Jr., Birthday Observance
(Student / Teacher Holiday)
23 Plano ISD MLK Tribute Program, 7:00 p.m.
Williams High School, 1717 17th Street, Plano
25 Ski Plano! - Plano ISD Education Foundation's Annual Gala Fundraiser, 6:30 p.m., Southfork Ranch, Parker

*High School & Senior High School Open Houses
(updated January 22, 2014): The open house format for the high school and senior high school campuses has changed. Each campus will host an open house for incoming students and parents. Please see your individual campus website for details.

8th grade students and parents are invited to attend open house at their feeder high schools on the following dates:

  • Clark – January 28
  • Jasper – January 30
  • McMillen – January 28
  • Shepton – February 26
  • Vines – February 6
  • Williams – February 6

10th grade students and parents are invited to attend open house at their feeder senior high school on the following date:

  • Plano West Senior High – January 16
  • Plano Senior High – February 5
  • Plano East Senior High – February 10

Mandatory informational meetings for prospective Academy Programs of Plano learners and parents (remaining dates):

  • Academy High School – Wednesday, January 22 and Wednesday, January 29
  • Health Sciences Academy – Monday, January 27
  • IB World School at Plano East – Wednesday, January 22

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February, 2014

Date Event / Meeting

*High School & Senior High School Open Houses
(updated January 22, 2014): The open house format for the high school and senior high school campuses has changed. Each campus will host an open house for incoming students and parents. Please see your individual campus website for details.

8th grade students and parents are invited to attend open house at their feeder high schools on the following dates:

  • Clark – January 28
  • Jasper – January 30
  • McMillen – January 28
  • Shepton – February 26
  • Vines – February 6
  • Williams – February 6

10th grade students and parents are invited to attend open house at their feeder senior high school on the following date:

  • Plano West Senior High – January 16
  • Plano Senior High – February 5
  • Plano East Senior High – February 10

Mandatory informational meetings for prospective Academy Programs of Plano learners and parents (remaining dates):

  • Academy High School – Wednesday, January 22 and Wednesday, January 29
  • Health Sciences Academy – Monday, January 27
  • IB World School at Plano East – Wednesday, January 22
4 School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
3-7 National School Counseling Week
17 (Mon)

Professional Development Day (Student Holiday)

18 School Board Work Session, 6:00 p.m., Sockwell Center, 6301 Chapel Hill Boulevard, Plano 75093
20

*Early Childhood School Open Houses (PreK)

21 End of Fourth Six Weeks
28 Secondary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window

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March, 2014

Date Event / Meeting
March National Music in Our Schools Month
Youth Art Month
Theatre for Life Month
3

NEA's Read Across America Day

4

School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street

6 *Elementary School Open Houses (Grades K-5)
7

End of Third Nine Weeks

Head Start Program applications available for 2014-15 school year registration

9 Daylight Savings Time Begins
(2:00 a.m., set clocks forward one hour)
10-14 Spring Break (Student/Teacher Holiday)
18 School Board Work Session, 6:00 p.m., Sockwell Center, 6301 Chapel Hill Boulevard, Plano 75093
20

Pearson Early Childhood School
Pre-registration for 2014-15 school year

Harrington Chinese Bilingual Program
Pre-registration for 2014-15 school year

20 & 21 Beaty & Isaacs Early Childhood Schools
Pre-registration for 2014-15 school year
21 Elementary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portal opens in a new window
28 Kindergarten Roundup
(Pre-registration for 2014-15 school year)

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April, 2014

Date Event / Meeting
2

International Children's Book Day

6-12 Week of the Young Child
8 School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
10

Plano ISD Employee Service & Retirement Event, 5:00 p.m. at Southfork Ranch

13-19

National Library Week

17 End of Fifth Six Weeks
18 (Fri) Student/Teacher Spring Holiday
21-25 Administrative Professionals Week
Public School Volunteer Week
21 Plano ISD Health Sciences Academy Dedication, 6:30 p.m. at Williams High School, 1717 17th Street, Plano 75074;  View event invitation PDF
22

School Board Work Session, 6:00 p.m., Sockwell Center, 6301 Chapel Hill Boulevard, Plano 75093

Earth Day

23 Administrative Professionals Day
25 Secondary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window
26 (Sat) Plano ISD Council of PTAs Vendor Fair, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Plano Senior High School (Flyer PDF)
27 (Sun) Collin County Adventure Camp Open House for 4th grade students and their families, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. (Flyer in English & SpanishPDF)

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May, 2014

Date Event / Meeting
5-9 Teacher Appreciation Week
National Physical Education and Sports Week
6

National Teacher Day

School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
Agenda will be posted on BoardBook

7 National School Nurse Day
9

Elementary early release day
(Teacher professional development)
Elementary schools: 12:00 noon dismissal
Early childhood schools: No AM sessions

15 Teacher of the Year Gala
6:30 p.m., Plano Centre
12-18 National Children's Book Week
18-24 National Educational Bosses' Week
20 School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
Agenda will be posted on BoardBook
22 School Board & Superintendent's Cabinet Retreat, Agenda will be posted on BoardBook
26 (Mon) Memorial Day (Student/Teacher Holiday)

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June, 2014

Date Event / Meeting
3 School Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Plano ISD Administration Building, 2700 W. 15th Street
Agenda will be posted on BoardBook
6 (Friday)

Last Day for Students

Elementary early release day
(Teacher records day)
Elementary schools: 12:00 noon dismissal
Early childhood schools: No PM sessions

Exam dismissal times:
Middle schools - 12:40 p.m.
HIgh/Senior high schools: 1:00 p.m.

Elementary Report Cards
myPISD.net Parent Portalopens in a new window

End of Fourth Nine Weeks
End of Sixth Six Weeks

9 & 10 Teacher Professional Development Days
11 (Wed)

Graduation
Dallas Convention Center

  • Plano West – 9:30 a.m.
  • Plano – 2:00 p.m.
  • Plano East – 7:30 p.m.

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