Category Archives: Mansfield ISD

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…

Arlington, Mansfield ISDs Offer Back-to-School Events to Prepare Students for School Year

The Arlington and Mansfield independent school districts are each hosting back-to-school events next month designed to bring the community together as well as properly equip students for the upcoming school year. The Arlington Independent School District Back to School Kickoff will help thousands of AISD students and their families get the…

Arlington, Mansfield Groups Offer Free Summer Meal Options for Kids

Arlington and Mansfield schools and the Arlington Public Library are among organizations providing free, nutritious meals this summer for children under the age of 18.  No paperwork or registration is required at any of the summer meal sites but the meals must be consumed on site. The Arlington Independent School District is…

UTA Early Admission Program Expands to Grand Prairie, Mansfield

The welcome mat of UT Arlington continues to expand. After partnering with Arlington ISD for an early admissions program aimed at increasing the number of high school students who earn college degrees, Mansfield and Grand Prairie school districts are now on board as well. Memorandum of understanding signing events occurred Tuesday…