STOP! When You See School Bus' Flashing Red Lights and Stop-Arm
Posted: April 24, 2014
Midlothian ISD has over 4,800 students who ride a school bus. Although school buses remain one of the safest modes of transportation, the safety concern is when motorists do not stop when students are loading and unloading the bus. More
Midlothian ISD Announces New Advertising Program
Posted: April 22, 2014
Midlothian ISD is excited to offer new advertising opportunities to our community business partners that are available immediately. This program provides advertising options such as e-blasts, district calendar ads, and web ads. “Our goal is to cultivate mutually beneficial partnerships among our campuses, the district and the community. Revenue generated through this program will be used to fund valuable school district programs such as technology and assist with other district priorities,” says Dr. Jerome Stewart, Superintendent of Schools. More
STAAR Testing week of April 21
Students across the state in grades 3-8 will be taking the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) the week of April 21. Please make sure your student is fully rested and comes to school prepared for testing. Students will be expected to have a sack lunch on testing days. No outside food deliveries will be allowed. Students may purchase a sack lunch from the cafeteria. Please also note our state testing/cell phone guidelines and the security oath signed by high school students.
Schedule of Testing:
Tuesday, April 22: Grades 3, 4, 6 and 7 Math
Wednesday, April 23: Grades 3, 4, 6 and 7 Reading; Grade 8 Science
Thursday, April 24: 5th Grade Science and 8th Grade Social Studies
School Board Candidate forum Rescheduled
The School Board Candidate Forum has been rescheduled to Monday, April 28 at 7:00pm in the MHS Auditorium.
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.
Athletic Forms Now Available Online
Forms for the Midlothian ISD Athletics Department are now available online to parents/guardians for the 2014-15 school year. All forms can be completed online, except for the physical/history form which still needs to be printed and signed by the athlete, parent and doctor. Click here to access the online forms and download and print the physical/history form.
Leadership Midlothian Enjoyed 21st Century Learners
Posted: April 17, 2014
Each year local citizens and business professionals participate in Leadership Midlothian and spend half a day learning about Midlothian ISD. On April 16, Superintendent Dr. Stewart welcomed the leadership group and Mrs. Childers, Mt. Peak Elementary principal, talked about how MISD teachers design lessons to keep students engaged.
As a 21st Century Learner in Mrs. Xavier's third grade class, Jaden S. had the opportunity to share his personal experience with Project Launch and how it has helped his congenital nystagmus condition. Watch video.
The community leaders also visited the Midlothian High School, Agricultural Science Facility and toured Midlothian Heritage High School. View photos