Mission Statement At Maude Laird Middle School we believe in the success of every student. This campus serves as the community educational agency that is established to maintain, strengthen and improve the way of life for all students. The program on this campus is designed to provide for the needs of every student regardless of ability or environment. It is our mission to develop each student mentally, physically, socially, morally and spiritually.
Maude Laird Middle School has received numerous awards. For the second straight year MLMS received the National Center for Educational Achievement Writing Award and State Gold Performance in reading and math. In addition, MLMS has had students qualify for the Duke Talent Search for three years running.
Top placers in UIL Academic Meet:
National Writing Award for 2010-2011 seventh graders.
6th grade 3rd and 4th place UIL Narrative
7th grade 3rd and 5th place UIL Narrative writing
State Recognized Duke Talent Search Winner
6th place in Impromptu Speaking
88% of 6th grade passing TAKS Reading: State rate 85%
80% of 6th grade passing TAKS Math: State rate 83%
91% of 7th grade passing TAKS Reading: State rate 86%
84% of 7th grade passing TAKS Math: State rate 81%
95% of 7th grade passing TAKS Writing: State rate 93%
90% of 8th grade passing TAKS Reading: State rate89%
76% of 8th grade passing TAKS Math: State rate 80%
83% of 8th grade passing TAKS Science: State rate79%