Gene Pike Middle School Principal Chris Jones has been named a Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Distinguished Administrator. He was surprised with the recognition of his award in a staff meeting earlier this morning. Jones was nominated by his band director Jack Forbis.
Recently, Northwest ISD students participated in a Jr. Chef competition in partnership with Aramark. Students submitted a one-of-a-kind recipe, explained why the recipe is healthy and presented a photo of the prepared meal. Beck Elementary School fifth grader Trinity Hoover has been named this year’s Jr. Chef for her original recipe Veggie Quinoa Pasta Salad.
All Northwest ISD students are encouraged to enter the holiday card art competition. This year’s winner is Byron Nelson High School junior Shifah Mohammed. Mohammed’s art is featured as the cover artwork on the NISD 2014 holiday greeting card.