Congratulations to Longbranch Elementary first grade teacher Kristi Watkins who was voted as "Best Teacher" by reader's choice from the Focus Daily News.


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MISD School Board Candidate Forum

A candidate forum will be Monday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the MHS auditorium. The 2015 candidates are (Place 1) Glenn D. Hartson and Keith Hitt; (Place 2) Todd Hemphill; (Place 3) Heather Inman Prather, Matt Cooper and Duke Burge. Candidates will be given an opportunity to answer questions concerning issues facing the district. They can also address a few questions submitted by the audience. The event will be broadcast LIVE on Panther Radio. Early voting begins April 27 and the election day is May 9. Read more election information.


2015-2016 Open Enrollment for Cafetria Plan

Mandatory for all staff

Date Time Campus
Wednesday, 4/22/15 8:00-10:00 Transportation
Wednesday, 4/22/15 10:30-12:00 Jenkins
Friday, 5/01/15 7:45-3:30 J.R. Irvin Elementary
Monday, 5/04/15 8:00-4:00 Frank Seale Middle School
Tuesday, 5/05/15 8:00-4:00 Walnut Grove Middle School
Wednesday, 5/06/15 7:45-3:30 Mt. Peak Elementary
Thursday, 5/07/15 7:45-3:30 T.E. Baxter Elementary
Friday, 5/08/15 7:45-3:30 LaRue Miller Elementary
Monday, 5/11/15 8:00-4:00 Midlothian High School (A-M)
Tuesday, 5/12/15 8:00-4:00 Midlothian High School (N-Z)
Wednesday, 5/13/15 7:45-3:30 J.A. Vitovsky Elementary
Thursday, 5/14/15 7:45-3:30 Longbranch Elementary
Friday, 5/15/15 8:00-4:00 Midlothian Heritage High School
Monday, 5/18/15 8:00-12:00 L.A. Mills Administration


The Official Midlothian ISD App Is Here!

MISD has released a new mobile app that gives users a personalized window into what’s happening in the district and its campuses. Get the news and information that you care about and become involved.

Free and available for both Apple and Android mobile devices, you can visit the MISD App Website to download today.

This dynamic new application will take advantage of leading technology resources to connect with parents, students and other stakeholders by using existing tools that streamline access to information under one umbrella. Parents and the community can customize the information they receive, and engage stakeholders with timely and responsive news and conversation about our district, schools and students. The previous app, powered by SchoolWay will be unavailable beginning March 18, 2015.


Board Approves High School Attendance Zones for 2015-2016

Posted: December 16, 2014

On December 15, 2014, the MISD Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve the 2015-16 High School Zoning Map (option A). The map was finalized based on an analysis of student capacity, enrollment projections, logistic variables an overall consensus to do what is best for the whole district. More


Teacher & Paraprofessional Scholarships

The Midlothian ISD Education Foundation administers two scholarship funds for MISD employees' continuing education. Thank you to the United Way of West Ellis County for initially funding the Paraprofessional Scholarships, and to Trust US Federal Credit Union for funding a 2013 Teacher and a Paraprofessional Scholarship.

Applications & more information can be found on the MEF scholarship webpage.


SkywardSkyward mobile app available for MISD Staff

Midlothian ISD employees can access their accounts, requisitions, PO’s, paychecks, and time off information through the Skyward Mobile Access app. The app saves the login and password for fast, easy access. The free app can be downloaded on the iTunes App Store, Google Play and the Amazon Appstore, and works with iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone and Android mobile devices. If you need your login information, please contact Kim Melton.


Jenkins Development Center

The center is open to all district employees, and school-aged parents of the district. It is currently licensed by the state of Texas for 125 children, from 6 weeks of age to 5 years. We are recognized as a four-star facility by the Child Care Services division of the Texas Workforce Commission.

We observe the same calendar as the district. We pro-rate Summer Break, Thanksgiving, Christmas and Spring Breaks (no charge for the times we are closed).

To register your child,  download this form and return to the Laura Jenkins Development Center. Next year's supply list is now available. The parent handbook is available to download.

The daycare is located inside the Laura Jenkins Development Center, 315 East Ave. E, Midlothian, TX 76065, (972) 775-8955 with operating hours 7am to 4:30pm. For further details or to ask questions, please contact Daycare Director, Glenda Dooley.

Feeding Schedule

W-10 Form: Dependent Care Provider’s Identification and Certification


Compliance Training

All staff must complete the Compliance Training Courses listed below annually. Please note there may be changes through upcoming legislative sessions. Download the instructions and documentation form below, then follow instructions to complete the training.

In addition to the above, all new staff and MISD staff who have not yet completed the following training, must do so.

Print the certificates upon completion.


Useful Links

Professional Learning Guide




Education Foundation

Back 2 School



Bond Update