Some lucky Northwest High School students had a rare opportunity to get behind the wheel of a full-sized semi truck without a CDL certification. The event was part of ProDrivers 'Teens and Trucks' presentation held in the Northwest HS parking lot. The program focuses on educating young drivers on the proper techniques of sharing the road with large semi trucks and trailers.
At the November 16 Northwest ISD School Board Meeting, Kim Becan was approved as the new principal for Northwest ISD’s Wayne A. Cox Elementary School.
The Northwest ISD Board of Trustees is the recipient of the Dr. John R. Hoyle Memorial Administrative Leadership Institute’s Texas School Board Excellence Award. The board was recognized November 11 during a reception and dinner at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center in College Station.
At the October 13 School Board Meeting, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved unlimited tax refunding bonds of approximately $14 million, increasing the total savings to district taxpayers to $52,063,007 this year.
Northwest High School senior Andrew Smith and Byron Nelson High School seniors Matthew Giuffrida, Ryan Wheeler and Brendan Woodcock have been selected among the approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 61st annual National Merit Scholarship Program.