Elementary 8 Named Jean Coleman Elementary
On Could 13 the Midlothian ISD Board heard the nominations for naming elementary 8. This night the Board voted to approve the identify of Jean Coleman Elementary for the eighth elementary campus.
Jean Coleman had 25 years of service to MISD with 30 whole years of service in public training as a instructor. She served as a second-grade instructor for Midlothian ISD at L.A. Mills Elementary. Ms. Coleman confirmed “unimaginable endurance and caring towards youngsters, and she or he was genuinely beloved by all of the individuals she got here in touch with.” She was a mentor to fellow MISD lecturers and an energetic member of the Midlothian community. To honor her reminiscence, her household established the Jean Coleman Award for Excellence in Studying Training in 2019, which is given to a second-grade instructor in our district.
Ms. Coleman was beloved by her college students and colleagues, many have shared fond reminiscences of getting her as a instructor.
Jean Coleman Elementary Principal Kara Wendel Was Named On April 19
On April 19, Midlothian ISD’s Board of Trustees unanimously permitted Kara Wendel because the principal of the brand new elementary faculty.
Kara Wendel has greater than 20 years of expertise in public education. She started her profession as a instructor in Mesquite ISD, Denton ISD and Lewisville ISD. She later served as an assistant principal at Charles Evans Elementary in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Wendel joined MISD in 2015 as an assistant principal at Midlothian Excessive College. She grew to become the assistant principal of LaRue Miller Elementary in 2016, the place she presently serves. She acquired her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Oklahoma State College Stillwater, and she or he earned her Grasp of Training Administration from Texas Lady’s College.
“I’m past excited to have the chance to create a brand new and revolutionary learning campus within our Midlothian ISD group,” Wendel stated. “As an educator, my primary aim is to create an power that can encourage excellence in our college students, workers, and households. I’ll encourage and inspire our campus group to be their private finest! Let’s get began!”
The proposed opening date of Jean Coleman elementary previously referred to as Elementary 8 is August 2022.