The third annual Read Under the Stars community reading event returns to Cardinal Stadium on Tuesday, Nov. 27. Families are invited to bring a book and a flashlight and read under the Melissa stars between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Every Friday in November as part of "Hats for Hunger", elementary students can donate one dollar to their teacher in exchange for wearing a hat all day at school. All proceeds will be donated to North Texas Feed the Need.
Melissa Schools will close district-wide for Winter Break from Monday, Dec. 24 through Friday, Jan. 4. The district will reopen for a Staff Development Day on Monday, Jan. 7. Students will return Tuesday, Jan. 8.