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back to school night

Time to Get Back to School!  First day is Wednesday, August 15, 2018!

Reminder of our new school hours:  7:45am to 3:46pm! 

Welcome Back BULLDOGS!


board meeting

August 21, 2018 - Regular School Board Meeting 

   5:30pm  - Public Hearing to comment Board District Goals

6:00pm - Public Hearing to comment on proposed Tax Rate and 2018-2019 Budget

7:00pm - Regular Board meeting (time changed from 6:00 to 7:00 to allow for Public Hearings)





Come out to the McDade High School Gym on Thursday, August 23 at 6pm and have a free hamburger supper with the McDade Bulldog Family!  This is a welcome back to school supper for all McDade ISD students and families.  Hope to see you there!



McDade ISD Board Election November 6, 2018


Any person that meets the general qualifications (see may run for a position on the McDade ISD Board of Trustees

Applications may be picked up at:

McDade ISD Central Office

156 Marlin St.

McDade, TX. 78650

Monday – Thursday 9:00-4:00

Applications are also available online at:


Filing dates begin Saturday July 21, 2018 through the last day to file on Monday August 20, 2018


For more information contact Superintendent Barbara Marchbanks at

Click HERE for candidate application – English

Haga clic AQUÍ para la solicitud del candidato - Español



CLICK HERE to see our school supply lists for 2018-19

HAGA CLIC AQUÍ para ver nuestras listas de útiles escolares para 2018-19 en español

Middle and High School elective courses will have lists from their teachers at meet the teacher night on August 13, 2018.  We look forward to seeing everyone on the first day of school August 15!




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