Panther Newsletter

Weekly news & info for our students and parents

Important Announcements

  • Does your student need some extra practice and studying for the SAT or ACT? Check out the SAT/ACT Bootcamp. Dates, times, and how to register can be found here.
  • If your student is interested in joining the UIL Science team, please have them see Mrs. Salazar in Lab 1 or email her. There will be an informational meeting on Thursday, Oct. 24th during Advisory in Lab 1.
  • School picture retakes will be THIS Thursday. If your student was absent or wants to retake their picture, this is the day! Students should come to the auditorium during advisory or lunch with your proofs for retakes. Seniors who need Senior Portraits or retakes have been assigned a time slot. They need to check with Mrs. Fondren if they do not know their time.
  • We will be offering the ASVAB (Armed Services Aptitude Battery test) for students in 10th - 12th grade on November 19. The ASVAB is a multiple-choice test used to determine a student's strengths in order to help them choose a career path and is open to all students, not just those who are interested in joining the military. Click here to sign up. Deadline to register is November 1.
  • Just 2 weeks left for Yearbook Senior Ads! Design your own ad and recognize how great your Senior is! Visit jostensadservice.com to create and pay for your ad. All ads are due by Nov. 1st.
  • The last day to purchase your 2020 yearbook at the current price is Friday, Nov. 1. The price will go up at midnight on Nov. 1. You can purchase online at HERE!

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My Why

This year our staff has been challenged to investigate our "why" for what we do. Every week we will share some of our "whys" with you to give you insight on how we hope to impact your students daily. (Click on the images to enlarge.)

Upcoming Events

  • 10/21-10/25 - Red Ribbon Week, see above for dress up days
  • 10/22 - Senior Cap & Gown meeting during advisory
  • 10/22 - Blood Drive, must be 16 to donate
  • 10/22 - Parent University on Facebook Live, 6-7 pm
  • 10/24 - Picture Retakes for underclassmen & seniors
  • 10/26 - StuCo Fall Festival
  • 10/31 - Senior Girls order Cap & Gown
  • 11/1 - Senior Boys order Cap & Gown
  • 11/1 - Pep Rally, MHS Arena, 1:40 pm

JV Golf Tournament

Tuesday, Oct. 22nd, 8am

2200 West Red Bird Lane

Dallas, TX

Volleyball Games

Tuesday, Oct. 22nd, 5:30pm

923 South 9th Street

Midlothian, TX

JV/Freshman - 5:30

Varsity - 6:30

Bring Jelly!

Swim Meet

Tuesday, Oct. 22nd, 4pm

1001 North Holland Road

Mansfield, TX

Freshmen Football Games

Thursday, Oct. 24th, 5:30pm

100 Elk Drive

Burleson, TX

White - 5:30

Blue - 7:00

JV Combined Football Game

Thursday, Oct. 24th, 6pm

1800 South 14th Street

Midlothian, TX

Volleyball (Senior Night)

Friday, Oct. 25th, 5:30pm

923 South 9th Street

Midlothian, TX

Varsity - 5:30

JV/Freshmen - 6:30

Varsity Football Game

Friday, Oct. 25th, 7:30pm

100 Elk Drive

Burleson, TX

Band Competition

Saturday, Oct. 26th, 8am

Mesquite Memorial Stadium, Memorial Boulevard, Mesquite, TX, USA

Questions? Comments?

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