Mansfield ISD Magazine Fall 2018 | Page 4

HIGHLIGHTS MANSFIELD ISD SUPERINTENDENT Dr. Jim Vaszauskas ASSOCIATE SUPERINTENDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING Donald Williams DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING Hope Boyd DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY RELATIONS & ADVERTISING Elizabeth Carmody MULTIMEDIA & MARKETING COORDINATOR 11 Matt Martin ON THE COVER New Drone Class p. 11 Mansfield ISD is starting a new class to help students prepare for the booming drone industry. 605 E. BROAD ST. MANSFIELD, TX 76063 817-299-6300 OTHER FEATURES 05 // NATIONAL MERIT SEMIFINALIST A Legacy High School senior was named a semifinalist in the National Merit Scholarship Program. 07 // MANSFIELD ISD GETS THE GRADE Mansfield ISD received an “A” rating in the state’s new accountability system for school districts. 05 07 16 19 16 // STUDENT WINS SCHOLARSHIP FROM MEGA CELEBRITIES A Summit High School senior won a $100,000 scholarship from Beyoncé and Jay-Z at their concert. 19 // COLORS FOR CARING After being diagnosed with breast cancer, an MISD teacher found strength in the district’s initiative to support cancer fighters and survivors. 1 M A NSFIELD ISD.O RG