In April, students in the Academy of Culinary Arts and Hospitality Services won second place in the hospitality project contest and third place for hotel operations in the 2014 International Hospitality and Tourism Management Professional Competition in Orlando.
The Byron Nelson High School Technology Student Association competed in the state TSA Leadership contest in Waco and finished second overall in Division III. The team received 69 state awards: 21 first place, 15 second place, 13 third place, 13 fourth place and 7 fifth place.
Northwest ISD celebrated Lakeview Elementary School volunteers during their volunteer appreciation breakfast for being named the NISD Partners in Education Campus of the Year. The campus has logged approximately 8,605 volunteer hours.