Northwest ISD Navigator Magazine October 2017 - Page 16

PICTURED AROUND Elementary students from across the district perform “Seussical Kids” after taking part in one of Northwest ISD’s many summer fine arts camps. The performance was the culmination of their hard work in the summer camp. Northwest High School running back DeMareus Hosey takes a handoff in the football team’s season-opening win against Alvarado. DeMareus made national headlines the next week when he rushed for more than 400 yards against McKinney North. Fans from Northwest High School attend the football team’s home game against McKinney North on Sept. 8. The team won the game to start the year with a 2-0 record. Hughes Elementary School fifth-grader Elijah Rosales poses with school supplies the campus will provide to an elementary school in Crosby, Texas. Hughes and other Northwest ISD schools donated supplies to various schools and organizations affected by Hurricane Harvey in late August. Families attend the first day of the 2017-18 academic year at Thompson Elementary School. Northwest ISD now enrolls more than 23,000 students, up more than 1,000 students from the same time last year. 16