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Principal's Message

Dear Parents,
 
Midkiff Elementary has a tradition of Academic Excellence which is attributed to our outstanding and hard working staff, highly qualified students, dedicated and caring parents, and the ongoing support from our Midkiff community.
 
Midkiff strives to prepare our "Mavericks" for the 21st Century in Leadership, Knowledge, Language and Technology.  These fine skills will ensure our students are prepared to excel in college and career of their choice and compete in the global economy of the future.  It is exciting to know our "Mavericks" will become successful citizens in their community!
 
I am proud to annouce that Midkiff Elementary "Met Standard with Distinctions" on the STAAR Assessment.  The successes achieved at Midkiff Elementary are because you are an integral part of your child's education. THANK YOU!!
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Upcoming Events

Six Flags Read to Succeed!

Location: Parents MUST Submit child's reading minutes ONLINE-6 hours/360 minutes-please DO NOT submit paper logs to the school Deadline: April 10, 2020
Dec 9

Six Flags Read to Succeed!

Location: Parents MUST Submit child's reading minutes ONLINE-6 hours/360 minutes-please DO NOT submit paper logs to the school Deadline: April 10, 2020
Dec 10

News & Announcements

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Celebrating the Holidays

In order to kick off the Holidays the week of December 16-20, 2019, we will be celebrating by wearing special Christmas attire. *If your child does not celebrate Christmas, your child is welcome to wear their favorite shirt/blouse on the days indicated above. * Si su niño/a no celebra la navidad, su niño/a podra usar su favorita camisa/blusa en los dias indicados.
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Six Flags Read to Succeed

NEW this program year, Parents can log their child’s reading online! For the 2019-2020 school the regular reading logs are being REPLACED with eReading Logs. Each classroom has their own individualized login Code. Parents can use paper log to keep track of your child's reading (passed out Dec. 6, 2019). Here is how your child can earn a free ticket to Six Flags: 1) Register this fall using this link: Visit: sixflags.com/books Use your teacher's code: (on paper logs passed out on December 6, 2019) 2) Your child may read any books they choose. 3) Keep track of your child’s reading using the paper logs. 4) Record your child’s reading at our website. 5) Receive a free Six Flags Fiesta Texas ticket in May. This eReading Log will feed directly into the teacher’s online account. DEADLINE: NO later than April 10, 2020. Happy Reading!
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Hang 10 Reading Program (K-5th)- Beach Park at Isla Blanca, South Padre

The Hang 10 reading program encourages students to read for pleasure by providing each child a chance to earn a FREE admission to Beach Park (formally Schlitterbahn) at Isla Blanca, South Padre Island. To earn a FREE admission ticket, each K- 5th grade student must read for 10 hours (600 minutes) during the 10-week program AND fill out a Reading Log (logs passed out 12/6/19) and submit them to Mrs. Rios, Librarian or your child's homeroom teacher by the deadline. Happy Reading! Click on link for extra logs. Logs Due NO later than February 14, 2020.
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Midkiff Elementary Literacy Night at Speer Memorial

Thank you parents and students for joining us at our Annual Literacy Night at Speer Memorial. Students and parents listened to "Sneezy the Snowman" read aloud by librarians Elizabeth Mendez (Bryan Elementary) and Sandra Rios (Midkiff Elementary). After the story, students and parents created a "melted snowman" and were given a Free Book and a "Build your Own Snowman" Treat. Thank you for joining us on this chilly night! (Click on link for more pictures).
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Thank You Veterans for your Service!

November 11, 2019-Midkiff Elementary students and staff honored Veterans with a special Assembly. Thank you Veterans for your Service and Sacrifices so that we can live in a free country. We are grateful for what you do for our nation! (click on link for more pictures)
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History Fair Expo

Students presented their projects at the District’s Annual History Expo on Thursday, November 7th, 2019. Great job!
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Our Vision: Mission CISD will prepare and inspire all students to be equipped to excel in the college and career of their choice, dominate 21st century skills in leadership, knowledge, language, and technology to compete in a global economy and serve as successful citizens in their community.

Fast Facts

  • Open enrollment full-day pre-K
  • 1,076 Professional Certifications Earned by Students
  • 12,000 College hours earned by class of 2017
  • Robotics Programs compete Nationally