Northwest ISD ranks in the top 100 school districts in America for offering a variety of healthy, quality food options, accommodating various dietary preferences and overall favorability of food.
Students from the Byron Nelson HS Academy of Biomedical Sciences enjoyed a rare opportunity to experience the operation of a state-of-the-art medical facility. The new Medical Center Alliance hospital recently performed a series of 'Day in the Life' scenarios designed to simulate various medical emergencies, conditions and operations the medical staff would likely face once the hospital opened to the public.
At the January 29 school board meeting, Superintendent Karen G. Rue, Ed.D. recommended Brad Turner as the athletic coordinator and head football coach for the new V.R. Eaton High School in Northwest ISD. Coach Turner brings 17 years of experience as an athletic director and head football coach and has more than 25 years of experience as a Texas high school coach.
John M. Tidwell Middle School is one of 56 schools in Texas to receive the CREST award. CREST stands for Counselors Reinforcing Excellence for Students in Texas. In 2005, Texas School Counselor Association began a program called CREST to recognize schools with outstanding counseling program.