NISD Students Showcase Technology Trends at Expo
More than 1,100 students presented their best technology work at the district's third annual Techno Expo. Presentations ranged from animation to multimedia and website design. Dinner was served by students in the district's Academy of Culinary Arts and Hospitality Services.
NISD Wins State Crime Stopper Award
The Northwest ISD campus Crime Stoppers program received three state awards at the 2014 Texas Campus Crime Stopper Conference:
Productivity Award for General Dollar Amount Recovered/Most Cases Cleared
Newsprint Competition/General News Print
Best Website – www.campustipster.com
More than 550 students and advisors attended the state conference. Winners were recognized for programs that show exceptional qualities and performance in a wide range of topics.
NEF Awards $103,400+ in Innovative Teaching Grants
The Northwest ISD Education Foundation Grant Brigade traveled to schools across Northwest ISD via school bus on February 14 to present 34 innovative teaching grants to 16 campuses totaling $103,408.20. To date, more than $1.3 million have been distributed to teachers in NISD. These grants are written by NISD teachers and staff to benefit the students of Northwest ISD.
NISD Releases Phase II of Mobile App
Phase two of the NISD mobile app has been released and will feature access for parents to check grades, attendance records, lunch account balances and attendance boundary information. This information can be found on the student component of the app and will require a secured username and password.