Mineral Wells Independent School District

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About MWISD

Students
MWISD offers numerous academic and athletic extra-curricular activities. Service organizations, clubs, and academic contests provide for a well-rounded school experience.

Junior high and senior high students participate in competitive academics and sports governed by the University Interscholastic League (UIL).
Campus libraries are hubs for internet research and great reads.


District
The Mineral Wells Independent School District is committed to excellence. Academic achievement is the top priority for MWISD’s 3,346 students. It is truly a place where the needs of the students come first.

Facilities and Staff
The children of this historic community attend three elementary schools, one junior high, and one high school (4A). The district also has the Mineral Wells Academy, a well-established alternative education center. A total district staff of 470 provides a quality education for students. Each campus has counselors, campus nurses, librarians, Teacher Academic Leaders, and technology specialist are an important part of this team.

Technology
Each of the district’s five schools are equipped with many technological resources. Our campuses encourage BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programs. The high school has several classes offering itunes U courses that utilizes ipads. Two distance learning sites are also available in the district.

Networking with Universities
The school district reaches beyond its boundaries by working with Tarleton State University and Weatherford College in various programs to bring dual credit classes and professional development opportunities to MWISD.
 
Programs
Many innovative, challenging and varied programs are offered throughout the district to meet student needs and promote academic achievement. Academically gifted students in grades K-12 are accelerated programs to meet their needs. We have great fine arts and athletic programs. Ram Stadium has seating for over 7,000. Our core curriculum utilizes the TXResource System to provide a vertically aligned backbone for instruction. The high school has an extensive selection of technical and certification programs varying from auto mechanics, computer technology, career, agriculture, and culinary arts. The campus offers challenging advanced placement classes.

 
List of Programs
Mineral Wells Schools provide excellent learning opportunities for all students through various programs.
Early Childhood Education
UIL Athletics
Pre-Kindergarten
Speech and Drama
Full Day Kindergarten
Pre AP and AP Courses
TxResource
Dual Credit
Guided Reading Instruction
Mineral Wells Academy
Elementary Music and Art
Career and Technology Certification
Choral Music (6-12)
Bass Hall and Amon Carter Museum Enrichment
Band (6-12)
Counseling Services
Spelling Bee Competition
School Wide Title One Services
Extreme Science Competition
Gifted and Talented/AP Programs
Battle of the Books
Bilingual/ ESL Program
UIL Academics (4-12)
Dyslexia Programs