Northwest ISD is fully vested in the community and committed to shaping the future through its quality educational programs. Schools located in the Town of Trophy Club include Byron Nelson High School, Medlin Middle School, and two elementary campuses: Samuel Beck Elementary and Lakeview Elementary.

In addition to serving Trophy Club through the four schools mentioned above, Northwest ISD operates an additional 21 campuses, spanning parts of three counties (Denton, Tarrant and Wise) and 13 other municipalities. This includes 16 elementary schools, five middle schools, two comprehensive high school, and an accelerated high school in nearby Roanoke. Northwest ISD is the second fastest growing school district in the state, and the staff is committed to preparing students to be future ready:

  • Ready for college
  • Ready for the global workplace
  • Ready for personal success

As a leader in public education, Northwest ISD has earned recognition in Texas and across the United States. In the past, Northwest ISD has been honored with the following: 

  • District Excellence Award for Digital Learning (Top U.S. District for Digital Learning): 2011
  • Best Community for Music Education: 2011, 2010, 2009
  • National Exemplary School Safety Award: 2010
  • CREST Award for Counseling Excellence: 2010, 2009
  • High School College Readiness Award: 2010 , 2011
  • Middle School “School to Watch” Honor: Chisholm Trail, 2011 and Gene Pike, 2012
  • Elementary “School of Character” Award: 2012

Northwest ISD attracts approximately 1,400 new students and their families each year. This rapid growth is a result of several factors: strong communities; the number of active housing developments; the attractive lifestyle in the area made possible by the strong housing, retail and business opportunities; and a number of NISD's programs and initiatives, like:

  • Netbooks (mini laptops) for all 6th-12th grade students
  • Career Academies for high school students
  • Highly-ranked athletics and fine arts programs

Stay Connected with Northwest ISD

Northwest ISD Administration Building
Physical Address: 2001 Texan Drive, Justin, TX 76247
Mailing Address: PO Box 77070, Fort Worth, TX 76177
Phone: 817-215-0000
Fax: 817-215-0170
Email: nisd@nisdtx.org
Web: www.nisdtx.org
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