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.