Midlothian Independent School District


Foreign Exchange Students

Foreign Exchange Program

The Midlothian Independent School District's (MISD) foreign exchange program provides students from other countries the opportunity to learn about the history of the United States, the working of our government, and to become more fluent in both the written and spoken English language. Students are encouraged to take an active part in the academic process and to experience the social culture of youth in the MISD.

Enrollment & Eligibility Guidelines

Guidelines are provided to assist foreign exchange organizations, foreign exchange students, and host families in understanding the District's foreign exchange program. 

Please see TASB policy

The Placement Process

The foreign exchange organization representative shall contact the MISD Student Services Administrator after March 1 and prior to August 1 to inquire whether any openings are available at a particular high school. 

  • Placements will be made on a first come first served basis
  • Waiting lists will not be maintained to hold a company's or student's request for enrollment
  • Only completed documentation will be accepted and only if the waiver limit (five (5) per high school per year) has been met.