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Sales Tax Weekend 2013

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The Sales Tax Weekend holiday occurs a week earlier than in previous years. Shoppers can save the cost of tax on school supplies, clothing, and footwear, among other items on August 9-11, 2013.

Mineola ISD 2013 STAAR Test Results Disappoint

Mineola STAAR Data 2013

One of the discussions at the last Mineola ISD board meeting was about the standardized test results for last year. Words like dismal and unacceptable were used by board members to describe some of the results. There were a few “bright spots,” as superintendent Dr. John Fuller put it, but the scores were disappointing when considered broadly.