Roanoke and Granger elementary schools and Medlin Middle School are the recipients of a Promising Practices Award from Character.org. The campuses received this award for an effective strategy used to develop good character in young people.
The Gene Pike Varsity Women’s Select Choir has been selected as one of only three treble choirs in the entire state to perform on May 7 for the 2016 Middle School/Junior High National Conference for Choral Music.
Northwest High School senior Austin Hille will advance to the National Speech and Debate Association Tournament in Salt Lake City this June after winning first place in dramatic interpretation at the National Qualifier in Plano earlier this month.
At the April 25 School Board Meeting, Superintendent Karen G. Rue, Ed.D. recommended Penny Bowles as the new principal of Sonny & Allegra Nance Elementary School.
Approximately 600 people watched as Northwest ISD recognized retirees, 25-year and 30-year service award recipients, Exemplar Educators from each campus, and its Employees and Teachers of the Year at the district’s sixth annual Inspire Celebration on April 21.
Northwest Independent School District Partners in Education named Seven Hills Elementary as the NISD Partners in Education (PIE) Campus of the Year.
Steele Accelerated High School senior Maria Galvan received first place in Esthetics and will travel to the Skills USA National contest this June. The esthetics competition evaluates the contestants’ techniques and professionalism in the field of skin care.
Texas School Public Relations Association (TSPRA) members from across the state received honors from the association for their outstanding work in education communications earning Gold Star, Silver Star, Bronze Star, Best of Category, Certificate of Merit, Crystal Commendation and/or Platinum awards.
The NISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved the hiring of McAdams at the meeting on Monday evening. McAdams has been an educator at Granger Elementary School since 2011, serving as a classroom teacher and the assistant principal since 2014.
The NISD Board of Trustees unanimously approved the hiring of McAllister at the school board meeting on Monday, April 11. Currently, McAllister is the assistant principal at NISD’s Carl E. Schluter Elementary School.
On Saturday, April 2, students from all over the state arrived in Anna, Texas, for the State Destination Imagination Tournament. Five teams from Northwest ISD were invited to participate after outstanding performances at the regional tournament in February.