MISSION Mission CISD (Consolidated Independent School District) is hosting its First Annual District-wide Parent Conference on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at R. Cantu Jr. High School. A light lunch will be provided and door prizes given out at the end of the conference. Space will be limited, so officials are asking for interested Mission CISD parents to pre-register by contacting the parent liaison at their child's school as soon as possible.

Event organizers are planning a wide range of concurrent sessions for parents to choose to attend during the conference. Topics include: college readiness, bullying, autism, communicating with your child, diabetes/obesity, information on the STAAR test, graduation plans, Title I information, bilingual services, English and a Second Language services, supplemental educational services, and many more.