Mineola Independent School District has more than 1,600 students and encompasses approximately 90 square miles. Mineola schools demonstrate "Pride through Excellence" through successful academic, athletic, band, agricultural and theater programs. MISD is classified as a 3A District.
Mineola is a thriving community located at the intersections of highways 69, 80, and 37 in Northeast Texas. The population is 5,611. The city is proud of its heritage and values its warm, country atmosphere.
Mineola is a designated Main Street City and has a vibrant and active downtown. The community:
Has been voted #5 on the top ten list of Most Beautiful Historic Downtown areas in Texas
Home of The Select Theatre, the oldest continuously running movie theater in America.
The Mineola Nature Preserve is the largest city park per resident than any other park in America.
Home to 100-year-old Wisener Field, the oldest privately held airport in Texas