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Teacher Career Fair - March 2
Administrators visiting with potential teachers at a career fair

Northwest ISD is hosting its fourth annual Teacher Career Fair on Thursday, March 2, 2023, at Byron Nelson High School.

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School Board Recognition Month
A picture of the NISD school board members

Northwest ISD would like to express sincere thanks to our trustees for their commitment and service to our schools and community.

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Dr. Mark Foust named superintendent
A headshot of Dr. Mark Foust

Northwest ISD's school board unanimously voted to name Dr. Mark Foust as superintendent! Dr. Foust brings a wealth of experience maintaining high academic and extracurricular expectations while managing fast growth.

Learn About Dr. Foust

Students sign beam at Topping Out Ceremony
students signing beam

The final structural beam was signed at the topping-out ceremony for Seven Hills Elementary's new replacement campus! 

Students celebrate Carl Day at Schluter Elementary
Students posing in front of and on a big green tractor
Seven Hills Students Jump for Joy
several kindergarten students jumping in the classroom
Always Looking to Learn
little girl looking at the camera sitting with group of other students

Welcome to Northwest ISD

Northwest ISD is home to learners and leaders who receive exemplary educational support and extracurricular offerings as they prepare for their long-term future. Our district believes students should be prepared for wherever their personal paths take them, including college, a career, the military and life in general. With our 234 square miles, Northwest ISD serves more than 29,000 students in 14 cities, towns and communities across three counties. No matter how much our enrollment grows, our 30 schools are always guided by the belief that kids come first.

Why Live Here

A diverse array of living options exists in Northwest ISD, as the district spans a large land mass with different locales, from suburban to country and everything in between. Regardless of where you live, NISD's location along the I-35 corridor provides quick access to shopping, dining and travel businesses. 

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Why Go To School Here

Our district prides itself on providing exemplary education to students alongside extracurricular offerings that are second to none. Students are encouraged to find and follow their passions at school, where they receive instruction to prepare them for wherever life takes them after they graduate. Northwest ISD employs top educators who strive for student success.

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Why Work Here

Northwest ISD is home to the best educators in the state, and our district works hard to retain educators and support staff. With competitive salaries and strong benefits, our district believes educators and those who support them are the core of our schools, as students cannot achieve their full potential without a strong support system behind them.

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What’s Happening at NISD

View the latest news and information from Northwest ISD in the section below. Families will receive most district news in Northwest News, a twice-monthly email newsletter. Those who do not have children enrolled in our district can sign up to receive Northwest News.