News from HISD: P-EBT & Uniforms

Sharing a few pieces of information from HISD in case any MIMS families missed them!

P-EBT Deadline Extended

All MIMS families are eligible for the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT). The deadline has been extended again, through 21 August. This benefits supports all those families who had been taking advantage of the free meals through HISD by giving a one-time benefit on a debit card for use in buying food. Read more about the benefit at the HISD site and access the application.

Uniform Policy

HISD has announced that no uniforms will be required this year for students. Students will still be expected to follow appropriate dress code guidelines set by our campus.

Tax Free Weekend

The Texas tax free weekend is coming up between 7-9 August 2020, both online and in person. The Texas Comptroller site has more details. Even if we don’t have to wear uniforms this year, you can also purchase school supplies, shoes, backpacks, and other items.