These 6th-grade students from FSMS competed in the Future Problem Solvers State Bowl in San Marcos Texas on April 16th. 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
Frank Seale Middle School was selected from over 300 grant entries and awarded a Nearpod VR (Virtual Reality) grant. This grant will complement the recent Midlothian ISD Education Foundation grant of 60 Google Cardboard ocular devices and 10 iPod Touches, to supplement student-owned devices that are required for use with these devices.
The grant includes:
As part of the application process, FSMS submitted a video detailing why it should receive this grant. FSMS is committed to integrating VR in learning and both of these grants will ensure this happens!
Athletic Physicals for incoming 6th graders involved in Pre-Athletics will be on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Heritage High School. $20 Any questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Midlothian ISD has an agreement with Navarro College that allows selected high school students to earn an Associate’s Degree via dual credit through Navarro College. Midlothian Collegiate Scholars Academy (MCSA) allows selected incoming 9th graders to begin earning roughly 60 Dual Credit Hours during their four years of high school and graduate with an Associate’s Degree. MCSA students continue to be a part of their high school campus. They will have the same opportunities for extracurricular activities and experiences as their classmates. More
Dr. Lane Ledbetter, Superintendent of Schools, will host ten Coffee Talk sessions throughout the school year. This forum is for staff, parents and community members to visit with Dr. Ledbetter as he highlights successes and shares current and future plans of the district. There will also be time for attendees to ask questions and provide input. More