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Longbranch Elementary 2nd grade teachers received math and reading games, ipods and much more from PTO teacher grants!

 

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Public Review of Instructional Materials on April 7

Posted: March 31, 2015

Midlothian ISD will be conducting a public review of instructional materials up for adoption. Materials for consideration will be available for review in the Board Room from 3-6 on Tuesday April 7. Subject included are as follows: Social Studies for Grades 6-12, Math 9-12, MS Algebra.

 

ExxonMobil Grants $10,000 To Midlothian Schools

Midlothian, TX, March 26, 2015 – Midlothian ISD received $1,000 for each of its ten campuses from the ExxonMobil Educational Alliance Program. Walid Alameddine, president & COO of Victron Energy, presented principals with checks this morning bringing the total donated through this program to over $33,000 since 2009. More

 

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.

 

2015-2016 Kindergarten, Pre-K & Head Start Roundup

Early registration for Kindergarten Roundup will be April 6-9, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at all elementary campuses. Parents are encouraged to complete the registration packet available online starting March 30. Any Midlothian child who will be 5 yrs. old on or before September 1, 2015 is eligible to attend MISD's full-day kindergarten. The District also offers PreK and Head Start for students who meet the qualifications. Kindercamp will be April 28 at 6:30 p.m. Parents and next year's kindergartners are invited to visit their home campus for an informational meeting about MISD's 2015-16 kindergarten program. More

 

Grand Central Station Labs Win GCS Spirit Award

Frank Seale Middle School and Walnut Grove Middle School Grand Central Station Labs have been chosen by the Center for Learning and Development to receive the “Spirit of GCS Award” for the 2014-2015 school year. This special award recognizes outstanding teachers and administrators who support struggling at-risk learners using the structure of Grand Central Station. Teachers address the needs of the whole child individually from academics to organizational skills and proactive learning strategies. Read official notification

Congratulations to Gayle Stack, Tamara Hansen, Andrea Waggoner, Caron Vinson, Carol McMichael and Becky Oliver at FSMS and Brandy Pustejovsky, CJ Pettijohn, Carrie Thompson and Kim Rawlinson at WGMS for their outstanding work with students in the GCS labs.

 

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.

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