The MHS Debate/speech team wins the speech sweepstakes trophy for the 4th year in a row. More
MISD Parent Technology Survey
The Midlothian ISD staff values parent input as they plan for K-12 students' technology education and needs to be successful. All parents are encouraged to take the short survey by April 18. Take survey now
Referrals for Gifted and Talented Program being accepted starting April 7
Midlothian Independent School District will accept referrals for the Gifted and Talented Program, for students currently enrolled in Grades 1-11. Referrals will be accepted from April 7-18, 2014. Parents, community members, counselors, and teachers, as well as students themselves may refer potential gifted candidates.
The purpose of the identification process is to locate those students who demonstrate unusually advanced aptitude and commitment to learning. These are the students who will most likely benefit from an academic program that is expanded and enriched.
Referral forms may be obtained from the school counselors and written parental/guardian consent shall be obtained before individual assessment is conducted as part of the screening and identification process.
Tennison hired as new Head Girls' Basketball coach for Lady panthers
Midlothian ISD Director of Athletics, Steve Keasler is proud to announce the hiring of Amy Tennison as the new head girls' basketball coach of the Lady Panthers at Midlothian High School. Tennison replaces Glen Hartson who will be retiring at the end of this month. More
Prom Tickets and Outside Date Meeting
Midlothian High School Prom will be held on May 3rd begining at 7pm at South Fork Ranch in Plano. The theme is The Great Gatsby. We will begin selling tickets on March 31st for $50 each. Tickets will be sold during all lunches and before and after school in room 729 (the Culinary Lab). Tickets will be sold until May 2nd, however, during the week of April 28th-May 2nd ticket prices will incease to $75.
There will be an Outside Date meeting on Saturday, April 5th at 9am in the high school cafeteria. If you plan to bring a date who does not attend Midlothian High School, they must attend this meeting and bring their driver's liscense. If, for some reason, you or your date are unable to attend the meeting, you must see Dr. Hemmle for approval. Outside dates may not be older than 20 and must adhere to the Prom Dress Code.
MEF 5K4Kids set for April 26
MEF is proud to present our 5th annual chip-timed 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run on Saturday, April 26! This is a family-friendly event that benefits the Midlothian ISD Education Foundation. For more information, please visit our website or contact our office for any questions… see you there!
WGMS holds Ice Cream Social for former students, staff
The annual Walnut Grove Middle School Spring Reunion Ice Cream Social will be on April 29 from 4pm to 5:30pm in the WGMS cafeteria. This is a free come & go event for all former Wildcats and staff members. Come enjoy an ice cream sundae or root beer float while catching up with your favorite teachers and fellow Wildcats. Share your favorite memories and reminisce while watching old Cat News videos and looking through yearbooks from years past. Please extend the invitation to any and all former students and former staff members you know! We'd love to catch up to see what our former Wildcats are doing now. We look forward to seeing everyone!
Seniors: Turn in Scholarship Documentation by April 30
Please turn into Mrs. Ballard, in the Guidance office, documentation of athletic, university, state, and/or local scholarships if you have no been recognized at a banquet or presentation and would like to be presented at our Scholarship Night on May 27th. If you have documentation to turn in please do so by April 30th.
Credit by Exam for Advancement set for June 9-12
Credit by Exam for Advancement will be offered at Midlothian High School June 9-12. The tests are for students who have not previously taken a course but wish to gain credit for a class because they have prior knowledge in that subject. Students must earn an 80 in order to receive credit for the class. The tests are not easy to pass, so student should carefully consider before signing up to test. Students should prepare to be at the high school all day for a full year course, and a half-day for a semester course.
To sign up for these tests, students must meet with their high school counselor to determine eligibility. The deadline to sign up is: Thursday, May 1st by 4:00 pm. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Athletic Physicals scheduled for May 3
MISD Athletic Physicals will be available on Saturday, May 3rd from 9am-Noon at the Midlothian High School cafeteria for students to prepare for the 2014-15 school year. View parent letter [PDF] for more information or email Greg Goerig, Head Athletic Trainer, with any questions.
Cell Phone Cover Fundraiser for a good Cause
Help support the Panther Regiment and the Midlothian ISD Education Foundation with their cell phone cover fundraiser! The covers fit on iPhone 4, 4s, 5, 5s, and 5c, as well as the Samsung Galaxy S3 and S4, and are $15 and $5 more for personal customization! Visit the link to order now.
House Bill 5 - Graduation Requirements
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 [PDF]
College Board Announces Major SAT Changes
Posted: March 6, 2014
The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing major changes and will impact current Midlothian ninth graders who plan to take the exam starting their junior year in 2016. More
MHS Now Using TipTxt for Student Safety
Student safety is always one of the most important concerns at Midlothian High School. In an effort to be even more diligent and utilize all available technologies, MHS has instituted TipTxt. This service allows students to alert MHS principals to situations that may require their attention. More