Kenna Standridge was one of three students in Texas selected to have their poem published. Way to go Kenna!
Congratulations to the following students for being selected to represent Midlothian Heritage High School at Texas Boys State in June!
Sixth grade students from Frank Seale Middle School competed in the Future Problem Solvers State Bowl in San Marcos Texas on April 16th.
Walnut Grove Middle School will host a blood drive on Monday, May 23, 2016 from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm in the parking lot. Look for the Carter BloodCare Bus. Contact Carol Hitt, Volunteer Drive Coordinator, for more information.
The Midlothian ISD administration has announced Shannon Thompson as the new principal at Mt. Peak Elementary. She will replace Karen Childers who recently announced her retirement after serving 36 years in public education with 17 years in MISD.
Thompson began her educational career as a fifth-grade teacher in the Grand Prairie ISD. In 2000, she came to MISD and taught nine years at Mt. Peak Elementary. Thompson then accepted an assistant principal’s position at Keene Elementary School in Keene, Texas, where she also served as principal. In 2013, she was named principal at J.R. Irvin Elementary School. More
Eight Midlothian ISD 7th grade students have been recognized in the 2016 Duke University Talent Identification Program talent search for scoring approximately at or above the national average of recent high school graduates on at least one part of the ACT or the SAT. Frank Seale Middle School student Brooke Wedeking and Walnut Grove Middle School students Juan Acosta, Ryan Colvin, Caitlynn Hatfield, Catherine Larson, Lauren Sims, Lauren Snow and Joseph Wall all received state recognition. In addition, Catherine Larson and Lauren Sims qualified for grand recognition by scoring 90 percent or higher than recent high school graduates on at least one part of the ACT or the SAT. More
The MISD Athletics Hall of Honor Board of Directors is now accepting nominations thru May 1, 2016. Eligibility requirements include MISD athlete graduates, individuals supporting athletic programs through coaching or community support, or a team with exemplary accomplishments. The third annual induction ceremony is slated for October 22, 2016.
On March 28, 2016 the Midlothian ISD School Board approved the Strategic Plan that will define and shape the District's roadmap for the next three to five years. The Strategic Plan is focused around six categories: Teaching and Learning, Human Resources, Funding and Finance, Facilities, Technology and Communications and Community Partnerships. The intent is to refine efforts in targeted areas using existing resources to ensure the best possible outcomes for students. More
VIDEO: Strategic Plan Overview
It is the recommendation of district administration and the Board of Trustee that a long-range facilities planning committee be formed in the spring of 2016 to study the impact of growth on Midlothian ISD. Using the Strategic Plan, conducting a comprehensive study of the current state of the District, and evaluating trends in growth patterns of Midlothian, the committee is charged with creating a long-range plan that not only meets future needs of the District but also fits within current financial constraints. More