Midlothian Firefighters visited with J.R. Irvin Elementary students during their Physical Education classes.
Mrs. Green's class at Longbranch Elementary excited about winning the PTO drive and getting to adopt an African Lion from the Ft. Worth Zoo.
Coach Wiginton has been nominated as Week 8 High School Coach of the Week. Visit the link to vote. Panther football has a chance to earn $2,000 if selected. Voting opened Tuesday, October 21 and will close at 4:00 PM on Thursday, October 23.
MISD students and organizations joined more than 150 vendors that participated in the 8th Annual Fall Festival this past Saturday. An estimated 6,000 guests attended the event and had the opportunity to see and hear about the great things happening at MISD while they walked through "Panther Alley". Click here to view pictures
Held at the Mansfield National Golf Course, the tournament hosted 84 players, representing 38 companies that graciously donated their time and money for the children of MISD. Download full press release. View Tournament Pictures
A resource fair for parents, professionals and providers offering opportunities and solutions for children, youth and adults with disabilities. The Expo will be held on Saturday, November 1 from 10am-2pm at DeSoto High School Academy. Admission is FREE. Download flyer for details.
The MISD School Board has approved to make MHHS a comprehensive (9-12) high school. The process starts in 2015-16 when MHHS will have grades 9-11 and 2016-17 grades 9-12. It is planned that at the December 15 Board meeting an attendance zone for MHHS and other important aspects of the 9-12 rollout will be considered for approval. More
Leading their respective campuses, principals work to create and maintain school environments that facilitate great teaching, learning, and continuous improvement. They set the academic tone for their campuses and maintain high curriculum standards, develop mission statements, and set performance goals and objectives.
Throughout the month of October, Midlothian ISD encourages students, parents, and employees to take time to recognize our campus principals for their hard work.
T. E. Baxter Elementary - Courtney Carpenter
J.R. Irvin Elementary - Shannon Thompson
Longbranch Elementary - Karena Blackwell
Mt. Peak Elementary - Karen Childers
J.A. Vitovsky Elementary - Kyle Chambers
LaRue Miller Elementary - Beth Van Amburgh
Frank Seale Middle School - Coy Tipton
Walnut Grove Middle School - Brian Blackwell
Midlothian Heritage High School - Krista Tipton
Midlothian High School - Al Hemmle
For more information on how you can celebrate your principal this month, visit principalsmonth.org.
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) is working hard this month to shine the spotlight on learning disabilities. It is important during Learning Disabilities (LD) Month to focus less on the disabilities aspect and focus more on the incredible abilities so many of these individuals possess as well as emphasize the phenomenal achievements and important strides so many of these individuals have made. Visit the LDA website for more information, or visit the MISD Special Education webpage.
In light of recent health concerns, the Midlothian ISD administrative team and department leaders met October 20th and discussed proactive measures to ensure the safety of our students and staff. More