• Sockwell Center

    The Plano ISD Sockwell Center is used primarily for in-district training and professional development and is also available for rental by non-district organizations for educational instruction only. Our spacious and versatile auditorium accommodates workshops as well as theater-style conferences. 

    If you are interested in holding a meeting or training session at the Sockwell Center, please e-mail - sockwell@pisd.edu or call (469)752-4753.


    Ranging in capacity from 20-500 people
    Workshop and theater configurations
    5600 sq. ft. auditorium (includes 1/2 and 1/4 area set-ups)

    • Full auditorium set-up accommodates up to 500 people
    • 1/2 auditorium set-up accommodates up to 125 people
    • 1/4 auditorium set-up accommodates up to 50 people
    • Meeting rooms averaging 25' X 25'
    • Two computer labs with 30 Windows workstations 


    • Xirrus Wi-Fi Arrays – Strategically located throughout the center, providing lightning Internet speed for laptops, iPhone, iPads and other mobile devices.
    • IP Phones – In every room, providing crisp communications for internal and external calls.
    • Auditorium – Features Epson high definition projectors, projecting onto 9 x 12 motorized screens. Integrated lecturns with Crestron touchscreen panels to select sources such as visual imaging devices, laptops, lighting, and volume.  
    • Brazos & Frio Rooms Computer Labs – Each lab has 31 workstations running the latest Windows operating system, Epson projectors, classroom audio distribution systems, document cameras, and printers. 
    • Business Center – Features workstations for e-mail, scanning, copying, printing and faxing.


    • Beverage service
    • Refreshment areas
  • Contact UsPlano ISD Sockwell Center
    6301 Chapel Hill Blvd
    Plano, Texas 75093

    Phone 469-752-4753

    Cathy Curry, Office Manager
    Larry Brown, Technology Facilitator
    Wynelle Meskimen, Receptionist