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The WGMS Beginner Band, Symphonic Band, and Honor Band performed their first concert of the year. More



Field of Readers set for Nov. 3

Midlothian families are encouraged to bring books and blankets on the field at the MISD Multi-Purpose Stadium on Monday, November 3 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. This fun event includes a #MISDshelfie Photobooth, Book Walk, Computer Coding, Storytime on the Yard Line, Makerspaces activities, and Face Painting. Hosted by the MISD Library Media Specialists. View Flyer


Yearbook Orders

You may use a printable form to order a yearbook with cash or check or order online at www.jostensyearbook.com to pay with a credit card. Guarantee you get a yearbook at the end of the year by ordering now. You may order a regular or personalized yearbook at this time. Orders are due by November 7.


Veterans Day Assembly

The annual WGMS Veterans Day program will be on November 11 beginning at 10:30am in the main gym. We invite all veterans and family members to attend this event so we can show our appreciation for all these men and women have done in service for our country. Lunch will be served to all veterans and their spouses immediately following the assembly. Please extend the invitation to any veterans you know. If possible, please RSVP by calling the main office at 972-775-5355.


MISD Celebrates National Principals Month in October

Posted: October 8, 2014

Leading their respective campuses, principals work to create and maintain school environments that facilitate great teaching, learning, and continuous improvement. They set the academic tone for their campuses and maintain high curriculum standards, develop mission statements, and set performance goals and objectives.

Throughout the month of October, Midlothian ISD encourages students, parents, and employees to take time to recognize our campus principals for their hard work.

T. E. Baxter Elementary - Courtney Carpenter
J.R. Irvin Elementary - Shannon Thompson
Longbranch Elementary - Karena Blackwell
Mt. Peak Elementary - Karen Childers
J.A. Vitovsky Elementary - Kyle Chambers
LaRue Miller Elementary - Beth Van Amburgh
Frank Seale Middle School - Coy Tipton
Walnut Grove Middle School - Brian Blackwell
Midlothian Heritage High School - Krista Tipton
Midlothian High School - Al Hemmle

For more information on how you can celebrate your principal this month, visit principalsmonth.org.


Varsity Home Football Game Guidelines

Please be aware of the following district guidelines for middle school students attending MHS varsity home football games:
1. Students must attend with a parent who buys a ticket and stays for the entire game. No drop off of students by parents is allowed. Older siblings, uncles, etc. do not count as a parent.
2. Middle school students and their parent may bring in one school-aged friend with them who is not with their parent.
3. Enter the stadium thru Gate A and use the concession stand and restrooms at Gate A.
4. Be seated with your parent or be seated in the middle school section. Hanging around in the walk way behind the middle school section is not allowed.
Failure to comply with stadium rules will result in you not being allowed to attend home games for the remainder of the season.


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




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