Newcastle ISD earns top marks in state assessments

Newcastle ISD earned the highest possible honors in the Texas Education Agency’s recently released accountability ratings.

NISD achieved a “Met Standard” rating in the 2017 state ratings, but also earned all possible additional distinctions.

Newcastle Schools, covering early education through 12th grade, with 225 total students, is scored as a single campus.

Distinction designations are awarded to campuses based on achievement in performance indicators relative to a group of 40 campuses of similar type, size and student demographics. Depending on campus grade levels and type, the number of potential distinction designations can vary.

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