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Students in Mrs. Christy's Pre-K class at Mt. Peak Elementary were visited by Officer Hall of the Midlothian Police Department to learn about neighborhood safety.

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Midlothian Firefighters visited with J.R. Irvin Elementary students during their Physical Education classes.

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The LaRue Miller Elementary 2014-2015 Yearbook Staff is in motion! Thanks for leading and sharing our LME school story this year!

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J.A. Vitovsky Elementary Chess Club students fill the cafeteria with concentration, sportsmanship, and competition every Thursday afternoon.


Joint Workshop Meeting on Oct. 27

A joint workshop between the Midlothian ISD school board and City of Midlothian will be held on Monday, October 27 at the Midlothian Conference Center. View Agenda


First Annual Madden Tournament

Posted: October 24, 2014

Video gamers in 7th grade up to adults can enter the Midlothian High School first annual Madden Tournament on Saturday, November 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. located at MHS. The $20 entry fee includes a t-shirt, lunch and cash prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Complete form and sign-up at Midlothian GameStop. For questions email Download form


Panther Alley at the Midlothian Fall Festival

Posted: October 22, 2014

MISD students and organizations joined more than 150 vendors that participated in the 8th Annual Fall Festival this past Saturday. An estimated 6,000 guests attended the event and had the opportunity to see and hear about the great things happening at MISD while they walked through "Panther Alley". Click here to view pictures


MISD partners with surrounding districts for "Live the Dream" Expo

Posted: October 14 2014

A resource fair for parents, professionals and providers offering opportunities and solutions for children, youth and adults with disabilities. The Expo will be held on Saturday, November 1 from 10am-2pm at DeSoto High School Academy. Admission is FREE. Download flyer for details.


Rezoning and Planning for MHHS

Updated: October 22, 2014

The MISD School Board has approved to make MHHS a comprehensive (9-12) high school. The process starts in 2015-16 when MHHS will have grades 9-11 and 2016-17 grades 9-12. It is planned that at the December 15 Board meeting an attendance zone for MHHS and other important aspects of the 9-12 rollout will be considered for approval. More


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


October is Learning Disabilities Month

Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) is working hard this month to shine the spotlight on learning disabilities. It is important during Learning Disabilities (LD) Month to focus less on the disabilities aspect and focus more on the incredible abilities so many of these individuals possess as well as emphasize the phenomenal achievements and important strides so many of these individuals have made. Visit the LDA website for more information, or visit the MISD Special Education webpage.



In light of recent health concerns, the Midlothian ISD administrative team and department leaders met October 20th and discussed proactive measures to ensure the safety of our students and staff. More


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