Category Archives: Mansfield ISD

Mansfield ISD Back-to-School Bash Offers Students Free Supplies, Services

The Mansfield Independent School District is hosting its second annual Back-to-School Bash next month to kick off the 2017-18 school year. The bash will be held from 8 a. m. to 1 p. m. Saturday, August 12 at the MISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane in Mansfield. In addition to the activities and…

Mansfield ISD Superintendent Named Region 11 Superintendent of the Year

Mansfield ISD Superintendent Dr. Jim Vaszauskas has been named the 2017 Region 11 Superintendent of the Year. The Superintendent of the Year Award, sponsored by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB), honors outstanding Texas administrators for achievement and excellence in public school administration. Region 11 consists of 77 school districts and…

Mansfield ISD Launches Free Summer Meal Program for Youth This Week

To ensure that children can continue having a healthy meal during the summer, Mansfield ISD Student Nutrition Services is excited to continue its federally funded Summer Feeding Program. Starting today, June 7, any child 18 years and younger can receive a free breakfast and lunch. The child does not have to…

City Coordinates Response Efforts To Storm Damage

Editor’s Note, added on April 4, 2017:Collection of debris from last week’s storm continues. Please remember that limbs and fence panels should be cut into 4 foot sections or smaller and stacked curbside in manageable piles. We are not requiring that limbs be bundled at this time. After April 10th,…

MISD to Host Community Informational Meetings on 2017 Bond

Mansfield ISD will host two community informational meetings about the MISD 2017 Bond. The presentation will include information on the district’s bond election, scheduled for May 6, 2017, and provide an opportunity to ask questions. About 40 percent of the students who attend schools in the district live in Arlington. Mansfield ISD…

State Honors Mansfield ISD for Innovative Energy Efficiency Program

Mansfield ISD’s energy efficiency program was recognized by the Office of the Governor and The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality with their Innovative Operations/Management award, the state’s highest environmental honor given by the commission. MISD is the only school district in Texas to earn this distinction at the 25th annual Texas…

Dream Builders: MISD Partnership with Arlington Animal Services

“Dream Builders” is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The latest episode focuses on the partnership between the Arlington Animal Services Center and Mansfield…

MISD Student Achievement Exceeds State Averages in STAAR Tests

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) released the results for the 2016 State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) exam, and Mansfield ISD outperformed state averages in all categories. MISD exceeded the state’s average passing rates for the STAAR test (grades 3-8). Students in those grades were tested in reading, math,…

Public Invited to Dedication of Glenn Harmon Elementary, MISD’s Newest Campus

The public is invited to attend the upcoming dedication of the Mansfield Independent School District’s newest campus, the Glenn Harmon Elementary School. A dedication ceremony and public tour is scheduled for 2 p. m. Sunday, August 21 at the school, located at 5700 Petra Drive in Arlington. The nearly $16 million bond-funded campus…