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Parent Input Requested!

May 1, 2019

  Next week parents will have two opportunities to share their opinions related to our school’s Title I program, Parent-Family Engagement Policy and Parent Compacts.  Federal law now requires districts who receive . . . read more

Congratulations to the 2019 Regional Track Qualifiers!

April 25, 2019

Good Luck to all of our 2019 Regional Track Qualifiers.  Regionals will take place in Whitney, Texas on April 26th & 27th.     Arryn Eli: 4X100, 4X200, 100, Shot Put, Discus Nicole Martinez: 4X100, . . . read more

Area IV Dairy Cattle Judging Contest

April 17, 2019

Dairy Cattle Judging Results   Area IV Judging contest were held Wednesday, April 17th in Stephenville. These contest include all classifications 1A-6A.      The Newcastle FFA Dairy Cattle . . . read more

Area IV Livestock Judging Contest

April 17, 2019

Livestock Judging Team   Area IV Judging contest were held Wednesday, April 17th in Stephenville. These contest include all classifications 1A-6A.      Newcastle FFA Livestock Judging Team . . . read more

Area IV Vet Tech Judging Contest

April 17, 2019

Veterinary Technology Results   Area IV Judging contest were held Wednesday, April 17th in Stephenville. These contest include all classifications 1A-6A.      The Newcastle FFA . . . read more

2019-2020 School Calendar

April 16, 2019

Board approved school calendar for the 2019 - 2020 school year.   2019.2020 School Calendar read more

Four Newcastle Students Earn Welding Certifications

April 16, 2019

  Four Newcastle High School Students, Quint Hare, Matthew Little, A.J. Ford, and Daniel Martinez, attended a welding contest and certification event at the Wichita Falls Career Center on Friday.  Quint Hare, A.J. Ford, and . . . read more

Scholastic Book Fair BOGO!

April 16, 2019

BOGO Book Fair starts next Tuesday, April 23, and will continue through April 29! read more

STAAR Letter for Parents!

April 2, 2019

  April 2, 2019 Greetings STAAR Parents, This school years has flown by and it is time for STAAR Testing.  Your child has worked really hard all year and now the state has a test that they have prepared . . . read more

TSI Testing Information for May

March 29, 2019

  TSI Testing Information   TSI Test Day: May 16, 2019 Who is Testing: all sophomores and any Junior or Senior who needs and requests a retest. What test will be taken: Reading, Writing, Math. Cost: . . . read more

"Dyslexia" by Gordon Grubbs

March 25, 2019

  I have a confession to make. Throughout my career as an educational administrator I have been a participant in many parent-teacher-school meetings to discuss a student’s educational status, their progress, their . . . read more

Dual Credit Nursing Pathway to be Offered

February 22, 2019

Newcastle High School is excited to announce that we will be offering a Dual Credit Nursing Pathway in partnership with Ranger College.  Ranger College will offer students an accelerated nursing program that students may begin while in . . . read more

Ranger College Announces Reduction in Tuition for Dual Credit Courses

February 22, 2019

Ranger College has announced a reduction in tuition for Dual Credit Courses and a continuation of the PELL Grant for students who qualify. “In an effort to increase accessibility of dual credit courses to all students, Ranger . . . read more

Senior Scholarship Deadlines Approaching

February 22, 2019

Seniors Scholarship applications are in progress! These applications can be found in the students’ Google Classrooms  - Scholarship Classroom and Class of 2019 classroom     . . . read more

State Stock Show

February 22, 2019

  Newcastle FFA members have been busy making the major stock shows this past month.  Participating in the Fort Worth Stock Show this year were Victoria Richards and Jacob McMillan.  Victoria showed her Beefmaster Heifer . . . read more

San Angelo Stock Show

February 11, 2019

  Boomer Whitaker participated in the Ag Mechanics Show at the San Angelo Stock Show February 4 and 5th with his Welding Table.  He received a blue ribbon in the first round indicating that his project is of good quality and . . . read more

Ag Mechanics Show Results

January 11, 2019

  The Newcastle FFA Ag Mechanics Team made an impressive showing at the Young County Stock Show Thursday, January 10.  The team had twelve participants and 9 projects presented. Boomer Whitaker was the winner of the day with . . . read more

AJ Ford Wins Friends of Texas Public Schools Scholarship

December 10, 2018

  Congratulations to A.J. Ford for winning the Friends of Texas Public Schools Scholarship.  The scholarship was open for graduating seniors. A.J. had to create a video sharing how his public school education has and will . . . read more

Wichita District FFA Banquet

November 29, 2018

Newcastle FFA was represented at the annual Wichita District FFA Banquet Monday, November 26 by J.T. Spurlin, Victoria Richards, and Jacob McMillan.  They accepted the 4th place Quiz Banner won by the Senior Quiz team consisting of . . . read more

Newcastle FFA LED Contest

November 16, 2018

Newcastle FFA competed in District Leadership Development contest on Wednesday, November 14.  The Senior Quiz Team placed 4th.  Senior Quiz team members are Jacob McMillan, Victoria Richards, Chase Ford, and Boomer Whitaker. The . . . read more

2018-2019 Newcastle Ladycat Volleyball Season

November 12, 2018

  The Newcastle Ladycats  had a successful volleyball season with a 19-13 record overall and a district record of 10-2.  The Ladycats finished as the district runner up and went into playoffs as the first place seed. . . . read more

2017-2018 Newcastle High School Students Perform Above State Average in College Readiness!

October 31, 2018

  Newcastle High School received its College Readiness Letter from ACT this week.  ACT has developed through collaborative research with postsecondary institutions nationwide a college readiness benchmark score for designated . . . read more

Fall Fest 2018! Letter to Parents

October 17, 2018

Fall is here, and that means it is almost time for the annual PTO Fall Fest Carnival.   We have set the date for the Fall Fest for Saturday, November 3 rd .     The evening’s activities are as . . . read more

Amended Calendar 2018-2019

October 16, 2018

Please see amended 2018-2019 School Calendar.  The only change is for November 20th read more

FFA Leadership Conference in San Angelo

October 1, 2018

  Newcastle FFA members participated in one of six state level FFA Leadership Conferences. This conference took place on the campus of Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas on October 1, 2018. This is a hands on . . . read more


September 13, 2018

Exciting changes are in progress for the NISD website!  We are currently in progress of updating and changing our site template and organization.  Our goal is to make the site more user friendly for everyone involved.  We . . . read more

Parent Notice: Focus Group Meeting

February 16, 2018

During the 2016-2017 school year, the United States Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) performed a series of onsite monitoring visits to review Texas’ compliance with the Individuals with Disabilities . . . read more

Spanish Parent Notice: Focus Group Meeting

February 16, 2018

Durante el año escolar 2016-2017, la Oficina de los Programas de Educación Especial (OSEP, por sus siglas en inglés) del Departamento de Educación de EE. UU. realizó una serie de visitas de . . . read more

Family Engagement Plan

Newcastle ISD 2018-2019 Pre-K Family Engagement Plan   Family Engagement is the mutual responsibility of families, schools, and the community to build relationships that support student learning and achievement. Family . . . read more

GT Referral

January 4, 2018

Newcastle Independent School District is now taking student referrals from the faculty, staff, and community for our Gifted and Talented program.  If you would like to refer a student for this program, you may pick up a referral form . . . read more

FFA Competition

November 28, 2017

Christian Chapla, Scott Hager, Shelbie Soito, Amy Burch and Kelsi New Junior FFA Quiz Team 9th place at Oil Belt District Contest   Jacob McMillan, KC Shields, Gracie Payne, Phoebe Rogers, Bryanna Nickel, Victoria . . . read more

“Life never sleeps.” OAP Competes at Regionals

April 11, 2017

“Life never sleeps.” OAP Competes at Regionals   Back row l-r: Amber Graves, KC Morgan, AJ Ford, Emma Ray, Kelsey Shields, Bryanna Nickel, Arryn Eli. Front row l-r: Lynsey Jones, Gracie . . . read more

Making Newcastle High School Proud Regional Academic Meet

April 11, 2017

Making Newcastle High School Proud Regional Academic Meet Saturday, April 8-9, 2017   Elizabeth Lowrance                  . . . read more

Another Successful Year for the Newcastle High School Academic Teams

May 4, 2016

This year’s academic teams consisted of 25 high school students competing in 18 events. Newcastle brought home the district academic win again this year after competing against five other schools at Bryson High School on April 6th.. . . . read more

Brandon Bailey 3 on 3 Memorial Basketball Tournament

April 5, 2016

Brandon Bailey 3 on 3 Memorial basketball tournament registration form is now posted.  See the button on the right for the form!   read more

REVISED 2015-2016 School Calendar

March 21, 2016

The Newcastle School Board approved a revised school calendar for the 2015-2016 school year. read more

Junior High ELA Classes

In their reading and language arts classes this week, the Newcastle ISD junior high students are busy with some challenging projects!  This week, the educational focus has been to teach students how to incorporate writing . . . read more

Geometry in Construction

September 26, 2015

Geometry in Construction students began their first project in the new woodworking building this week. The students have been studying slope and Pythagorean Theorem in the geometry section of the course and are applying those concepts in . . . read more

Elementary and Jr High Academic UIL

January 24, 2008

Contest Date: Dec. 2, 2015, Newcastle School   read more

One Act Play Auditions

January 9, 2008

Junior High One Act Play Auditions October 20, 2015 Play: Liza and the Riddling Cave an Appalachian adventure for children by: John Urquhart Auditions open to all 6, 7, 8 grade students     High School . . . read more

Our Town.....Our School

A Great Place to Live and Learn!

by Gordon Grubbs | December 4, 2007

Our Town.......Our School Newcastle is a small town of 550 citizens located in North Central Texas in Young County. We have a bank , a post office, a city hall, a city park, two convenience stores, two cafes, an antique . . . read more


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