The students at Midlothian Heritage High School voted on their class Princesses for Homecoming 2014. The princesses are Madelynn Chastain, Layne McKay and Hannah Worley. More
At its regular school board meeting on Sept 15, 2014, The Midlothian ISD Trustees voted to make Midlothian Heritage High School (MHHS) a comprehensive high school. The process starts in 2015-16 when MHHS will house grades 9-11 (approximately 600 students). The following school year (2016-17), MHHS will house grades 9-12 (approximately 800 students). Read the full post on Dr. Stewart's blog.
The Midlothian school community has no confirmed cases of the Enterovirus D68 virus. The district will do everything possible to keep parents informed and prevent the spread of the virus. It has been reported that there are 10 confirmed cases of Enterovirus D68 in Dallas County. This virus can cause mild to severe respiratory illness. The symptoms may include fever, runny nose, sneezing, cough, and body and muscle aches. Severe symptoms may include wheezing and difficulty breathing.
How is the virus spread?
The virus can be found in an infected person’s respiratory secretions, such as saliva, nasal mucus, or sputum.
How can I protect myself?
Using hand sanitizer will not help prevent someone from getting the virus, you need to use good hand washing with soap and water. Do not share eating utensils or cups.
Who is at risk?
In general, infants, children and teenagers are most likely to get infected with D68.
How is it diagnosed?
It requires specific lab tests that may be ordered by your healthcare provider.
If you think your child may have D68, please contact your doctor. For more information, go to the CDC website.
Midlothian ISD offers bus transportation for all eligible students during the regular school year. Every effort is being made to provide safe, comfortable, and pleasant transportation services while maintaining an appropriate level of efficiency. A parent letter will be provided to students whose bus stop time has changed due to an adjustment in routes and decrease in number stops to minimize ride times for students.
Engraved bricks will be available to purchase at Meet The Teacher Night on Monday, September 8 to create a walkway outside MHHS library to commemorate the opening of Midlothian Heritage High School. Various sizes are available and costs start at $50.
This is a wonderful way for you and your family to leave a permanent marker of your participation in the opening of Midlothian Heritage High School in 2014. This also serves as the MHHS fundraiser this year.
On August 17 the ribbon was cut symbolizing the official opening of Midlothian Heritage High School for the 2014-2015 school year. A great turnout of proud community members, students, school officials and staff who witnessed a special ceremony that started with "Our Heritage" video, which led to the presentation of flags, the National Anthem and inspiring thoughts from School Board president Todd Hemphill, superintendent Dr. Jerome Stewart, MHHS student Marissa Villareal, and MHHS principal Krista Tipton. All attendees were encouraged to tour the district's 2nd high school and 10th campus. Photos I Program
As the school year begins, the Midlothian Fire Department will continue enforcing fire lane violations at all MISD campuses and facilities. Attended vehicles during school drop off and pick up times are allowed to be in fire lanes as long as they can readily be moved. Unattended vehicles parked in fire lanes will be subject to citations or towed. Time is a factor during emergencies and Midlothian ISD and the Midlothian Fire Department want to emphasize that safety is our priority.
Order your 2014-2015 MHS/MHHS yearbook now and save $5! This sale only lasts until Sept. 12, when the price will go up to $65. The award-winning Panther Scream yearbook will include both Midlothian and Midlothian Heritage High Schools, and will be 20% bigger this year, allowing for more room to tell our unique story. Don't miss out on this sale! Download Order Form
Please be patient with us as we are in the process of installing our new phone system. If you call our main Midlothian Heritage High School phone number (972-775-6509) and are unable to reach someone, please e-mail or try again to call later. We hope to have the kinks worked out soon and be better able to serve you. Thank you for your patience.
The 83rd Texas Legislature passed House Bill 5 which contains sweeping changes to the Texas Education Code and, therefore, to graduation plans in Texas public schools. Video presentation. Download FAQ