Mitchell Intermediate

Overview

Mission Statement

We, the Mitchell team, in partnership with parents and community, have committed to provide quality education through our looping philosophy in a safe, nurturing environment that fosters the development of life-long learners. Varied, innovative learning experiences and creative opportunities in a learning community environment will challenge students to reach their full potential and achieve success in our diverse and complex society.

Leadership

  1. Paula Klapesky, PRINCIPAL/INTERMEDIATE
  2. Treva Madore, AST PRINCIPAL/INTERMEDIATE
  3. Stephanie Johnson, AST PRINCIPAL/INTERMEDIATE
  1. TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY RATING

    MET STANDARD

  2. SCHOOL GRADES

    5 - 6

  3. NUMBER OF STUDENTS

    1,165

School Motto

A True Learning Community

School colors: Teal and white
Mascot: Mustang
Date Built: 1996
School Named for: George P. Mitchell
Founder of the Woodlands

Feeder Campuses

Buckalew Elementary
Bush Elementary
Galatas Elementary
Powell Elementary
McCullough Junior High
TWHS – 9th Grade Campus
The Woodlands High School

Campus Programs

Art/Music
Author Visits
Band
Book Fairs
Broadcast Team
Chess Club
Choir
Destination Imagination
Field Day-5th Grade
Field Trip-6th Graders visit the HMNS’ “Mission to Mars”
Gifted & Talented Program (Texas Performance Standards Project-TPSP)
Junior Achievement
Learning Community Service Projects
Magnificent Mustang Awards – Student Recognition Program
Math Bee
Mitchell Ambassadors
Mitchell Community Service Club
Mitchell Garden Club
Mitchell Lunch Bunch

Mitchell Math Olympiad
Mitchell Problem-Solvers (STEM Club)
Mitchell Recycling Club
Mitchell Team Touchdown
National Geographic Geography Bee
Orchestra
Outdoor Science Classroom
Parent Teacher Organization
Robotics
Science Night
Sci-Math-elon
Shripp’s National Spelling Bee
Student Ambassadors
Talent show
Techsperts (Technology Club)
Texas Bluebonnet Recognition Program
Two-year looping
Wax Museum
Word Masters-Analogy-vocabulary competition

Awards

  • 2005 Destination Imagination Global Champion
  • 2005-2009, 2011 Texas Business Education Coalition Honor Roll School (last awarded in 2011)
  • December 2006 Texas Monthly lists Mitchell Intermediate as one of “the best public schools” in Texas
  • TBEC Award 2005-09, 2011
  • National Center for Educational Achievement for Higher Performing schools 2008-2011
  • 2015-2018 “Texas Honor Roll School” (initiated in 2015)
  • 2017-2018 – 5 out of 5 Stars in Distinction Designations