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Growth & Development Timeline

Current Projects

Projects currently in development at Melissa ISD.

Multipurpose Indoor Facility

High School Fine Arts Facility, Gym & Cafeteria Expansion

Tennis Courts at Melissa Sports Complex
(in conjunction with the City of Melissa)

Future Projects

Future development projects – subject to change.

Second Phase of Melissa High School Academic Core

Continual Re-purposing of Old Middle School Building

Two New Elementary Schools

Development Milestones

Below is a timeline featuring development milestones, from present day back to 2015, that have taken place at Melissa Schools to serve the students and staff of our fast-growth district.



October 2015

Cardinal Wing opens, providing additional classroom space.

Cardinal Wing

The Cardinal Wing opens, providing eight additional classrooms with new furniture and technology. In the fall of 2018, the Cardinal Wing would begin housing select classes from the Melissa CTE program.

June 2015

Maintenance and Transportation move into Operations Annex.

Operations Annex

The Melissa Schools Maintenance and Transportation departments move into the Operations Annex building.


District Goals

  1. Provide a high standard of care shaped by the core values: Integrity, Loyalty, Honesty, Humility, Hope.
  2. Recruit and retain quality staff that have a passion for the academic and extracurricular success of our students leading to a positive campus culture.
  3. Work with students and parents to develop meaningful experiences that give a competitive edge and an accelerated path to college, career, or military readiness.
  4. Build a culture of academic excellence where students demonstrate mastery of grade level subject matter and continuously improve year after year relative to themselves based on STAAR, EOC, and Common Assessments.
  5. Promote student involvement in extra-curricular and co-curricular programs.
  6. Collaborate with Melissa City Leadership.

“It’s a special time in a special place.”


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