November 21, 2014
Parent Survey Available Soon!
The 2014-2015 parent survey will be available December 5-19.  This is your chance to provide feedback to us!  For more information, go to or call 817-215-0175.  
Featured in NISD

NISD Presents WWII Veteran a High School Diploma. Learn more, and help us spread the word!
Steele Accelerated High School wins $40,000 to 'Flip a Classroom.' Details here.

Colder Weather Brings Questions About School Closings.  Stay in the know when it snows.  
Tis the Season for Helping a Child in Need!
There are more than 80 angels that still need assistance this holiday season.  Learn how you can make a difference for a child in need.  If you are interested in volunteering by sorting or distributing gifts, call 817-215-0175.     . 

Superintendent Rue Represents NISD in D.C.

Superintendent of Schools Karen G. Rue, Ed.D. is one of 100 selected for the national Connected Superintendents Summit at the White House. Rue traveled to D.C. to participate in this first-ever summit on Wednesday, November 19. She is among 10 Texas superintendents (three in the Metroplex) recognized for their leadership in helping their school districts transition to digital learning. Read more about the Connected Summit here.


First NISD Student Selected to All State Jazz Band
Ben Drinkwater, Northwest High School band senior, was selected to perform in the Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) All State Jazz Band. This is the highest honor a high school student musician can receive in the state, and Ben is the first student from Northwest ISD to be selected to this prestigious ensemble. Click here for more.

NISD Real Talks
November's Real Talks features bullying prevention.  NISD takes bullying very seriously and encourages parents to partner with the school district by talking to their children at home.  We must teach our children empathy, tolerance, and awareness. For more information, go to

News to Know
NISD Healthy News
The School Health Advisory Council's November edition of Healthy News is now available.  This issue has information on the impact of physical activity in schools, recipes, hygiene tips and more.

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