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Melissa Middle School & Sixth Grade Center Back-to-School Information

Campus Leadership, Mission & Vision, School Day Hours & Location

Melissa ISD Academic Calendar for the 2021-2022 School Year

Melissa Middle School & Sixth Grade Center School Supply List

6th Grade & 7th/8th Grade Daily Bell Schedules

First Day of School: Tuesday, August 24th

Meet the Teacher Videos

Welcome Message from Mr. Eckert

Click on the links below to access our introductory Meet the Teacher videos for Melissa Middle School and the Sixth Grade Center via YouTube. Each video is labeled with the teacher's name and the subject(s) that they teach.

6th Grade Teacher Introductions

7th & 8th Grade Teacher Introductions

Opening Night

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Melissa Middle School and the Sixth Grade Center will host Opening Night presentations at the Melissa Arts Center on Tuesday, August 17, 2021, offering information and resources for the 2021-2022 school year.

  • Opening Night for incoming 6th grade students will begin at 5:00 p.m.

  • Opening Night for incoming 7th and 8th grade students will begin at 6:30 p.m.

The Melissa Arts Center is located at 3030 Milrany Ln. next to Melissa High School (Get Directions).

Student class schedules will be available at the front office during all Open Campus Days from Aug. 18-20, 2021. In addition, every student will receive a paper schedule on the first day of school.

Schedule Pick-Up & Open Campus Days

August 18-20, 2021

Students and parents/guardians will have the opportunity to visit the Melissa Middle School and Sixth Grade Center to walk their class schedule during the following Open Campus Days:

  • Wednesday, Aug. 18 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • Thursday, Aug. 19 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

  • Friday, Aug. 20 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Open Campus Days are intended for students and parents/guardians to walk through the school facility and classroom locations on their own. Teachers and staff will be involved in professional development training and unable to meet or assist during this time. Campus maps and student schedules will be available upon entry.

Enrollment & Registration

Students who are new to Melissa ISD can be enrolled online at any time. Returning Student Registration opens July 19, 2021.

Questions regarding student enrollment and registration can be directed to the campus registrar beginning July 19, 2021.

Kristie Golden
7th & 8th Grade
kgolden@melissaisd.org
972-837-4355

Meghan Andersen
6th Grade
meghanandersen@melissaisd.org
214-386-2626

School Events

Upcoming events for Melissa Middle School and the Sixth Grade Center can be accessed through the school website by selecting Menu in the top navigation bar and selecting the Events icon, or in the campus Events section of the Melissa ISD mobile app.

Honors Information

Bus Transportation

Students who reside outside of the two-mile radius of the school are eligible to receive bus transportation.

Visit the link below to learn more about Melissa ISD transportation services and to register your student for bus service.

Cardinal Commendations

Stay Connected

School & District Communication

Melissa Middle School and the Sixth Grade Center, as well as Melissa ISD, will send schoolwide and districtwide communication to parents and guardians via email, SMS text, and/or phone call throughout the school year.

If you are a primary guardian for your child, please make sure that your most up-to-date contact information is on file with the school.

Melissa ISD App

Melissa ISD has a dedicated mobile app to help families stay up-to-date with what’s happening on campus, right from their phone. The app is a simplified version of the Melissa ISD website, with easy access to day-to-day highlights, upcoming events, cafeteria menus, documents, and staff information.

The Melissa ISD app is available to download for free by searching for “Melissa ISD” in the app store.

Social Media

We use social media to post daily happenings, important announcements, and helpful reminders.

Follow Melissa Middle School and the Sixth Grade Center on social media using the links at the bottom of the page.

If you are not on social media, check out the Live Feed for similar updates (available on the website and in the Melissa ISD app).