July 20, 2017 - Members of the New Caney High School Spirit Band from Eagleland and the New Caney High School Cheerleaders performed for the grand opening of the Walmart Supercenter in New Caney July 19.
July 12, 2017 - PHS football will host the 2017 Operation Head Start Porter Spartan Football Camp beginning Monday, July 31.
July 7, 2017 - Porter High School student Lizetthe Moreno is one of fifteen SkillsUSA students selected by their peers to serve as national officers during the 53rd annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference held in Louisville, Ky., last week.
July 6, 2017 - New Caney FFA's Chapter President Maci Loving was recently elected to be an Area 3 FFA Association officer and attended the organization’s 2017 Texas FFA State Leadership Conference.
June 22, 2017 - The event is sponsored by all 5 Rotary Clubs of Montgomery County. Several students won scholarships at the event.
June 15, 2017 - Students from across the district were recognized at the May NCISD Board of Trustees meeting for advancing to state and national competition levels.
May 1, 2017 - Throughout May, we'll be sharing messages from New Caney ISD seniors thanking the teachers who have left a lasting impression on their lives.
June 8, 2017 - Students learned techniques from coaches and practiced drills during the camp.
June 6, 2017 - Child Nutrition Director Debbie Needham recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to try to change food guidelines to make school lunches taste better.
June 2, 2017 - Porter High School held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 on May 27 at the M.O. Campbell Educational Center in Aldine.
June 2, 2017 - New Caney High School held its commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 on May 27 at the M.O. Campbell Educational Center.
June 1, 2017 - Infinity Early College High School held its first ever graduation ceremony May 27 at the M.O. Campbell Educational Center in Aldine.
May 26, 2017 - The event honored the top 15 percent of the graduates of the New Caney High School Class of 2017.
May 26, 2017 - The breakfast event honored the top 15 percent of graduates of the Porter High School Class of 2017.
May 23, 2017 - Infinity Early College High School recently celebrated its first graduating class by recognizing its top 10 honor graduates.
May 24, 2017 - The Lone Star Literacy Project delivered books to 126 Porter Elementary students.
May 24, 2017 - Tanner Hodgkinson, PHS junior, and Gracie Evers, PHS sophomore, will have their artwork displayed in the Nation’s Capital.
May 22, 2017 - New Caney ISD will serve up good nutrition for local children this summer bringing healthy summer meals to the New Caney/Porter communities.
May 19, 2017 - The event named teachers of the year, REALITY Award winners and retirees for the 2016-2017 school year.
May 19, 2017 - Parenting Partners workshops combine parenting and leadership skills that empower parents to become vital contributors to their children’s academic success.
May 17, 2017 - Four students were acknowledged at the NCISD School Board Meeting for their participation in an Energy Saving Poster Contest.
May 15, 2017 - Robert L. Crippen Elementary earned membership into the No Excuses University network by demonstrating a commitment to college readiness and through efforts to ensure all children meet standards in reading, writing and math, no matter their challenges
May 12, 2017 - The third Wednesday of each May is National School Nurse Day. We join the nation in saluting our campus nurses for helping our students remain healthy and ready to learn.
May 11, 2017 - Breeze into Summer, the annual fundraising event for the NCISD Education Foundation, brought the community out May 5 to support teachers and innovative learning.
May 9, 2017 - From May 8-12, 2017, we celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week. New Caney ISD appreciates all our teachers for everything they do for our students.
May 9, 2017 - Check out the New Caney ISD Cosmetology program and all it offers our students.
May 9, 2017 - On Friday, May 4, the New Caney ISD Education Foundation hosted their annual Breeze Into Summer fundraiser luncheon.
May 5, 2017 - New Caney ISD schools celebrated the fifth annual School Lunch Hero Day on May 5.
May 5, 2012 - PHS Choir Director Cara Cavenaugh Woodard returns to the stage for a starring role in the Players Theatre Company production, West Side Story.
May 3, 2017 - Three Porter High School track and field students recently signed to play for colleges and universities around the nation.
May 3, 2017 - The Texas Education Agency has redesigned the Confidential Student Report (CSR) for results of the 2017 STAAR test.
May 3, 2017 - When the school year ends on May 26, almost 15,000 NCISD students will head in all directions for summer vacation. But one of those students will be heading for a 4,507-mile trip to Ireland.
May 2, 2017 - The Texas High School Athletic Directors Association and Whataburger recently named Kali Simpson, from Porter High School, as the 2017 Scholar-Athlete Female Award Recipient.
May 2, 2017 - New Caney High School Athletic Coordinator Brady Pennington was awarded the "Zoe Simpson Coach of Influence" award by the East Houston Chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes at their annual Victory Banquet in April.
May 1, 2017 - The event will showcase the creativity and knowledge of our students district wide in projects that will include engineering, music, and art.
May 1, 2017 - Makayla Moreau attended many community events throughout the year and represented the Montgomery County Fair Association at the live auction and livestock shows.
May 1, 2017 - Seniors Ali Rami and Chris Torres finished second in the state UIL video competition in Austin April 22.
April 28, 2017 - The New Caney High School Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band both received Superior Ratings in Concert performance and Sight Reading.
April 27, 2017 - Dozens of New Caney ISD students participated in the Montgomery County Fair in April in Conroe.
April 27, 2017 - The Houston Chronicle features NCHS athlete James Duke.
April 26, 2017 - Parents, please take a moment to complete a short survey regarding you and your child's experiences at your school. Your voice matters, and results will be used for planning and improvement.
April 25, 2017 - New Caney High School's Technology Student Association competed in the state competition in Waco recently, earning one state championship and several other high-placing entries.
April 21, 2017 - Porter High School senior Kali Simpson was named a 2017 Scholar-Athlete by the Texas High School Athletic Directors Association and Whataburger.
April 13, 2017 - Meet Scott Humes, Teacher of the Year for The Learning Center.
April 10, 2017 - Meet Rebecca Chaffin, Teacher of the Year for Porter High School.
April 10, 2017 - Meet Rebecca Boles, Teacher of the Year for New Caney High School.
April 10, 2017 - Meet Patricia Speck, Teacher of the Year for Infinity Early College High School.
April 10, 2017 - Meet Gabe Cancino, Teacher of the Year for Woodridge Forest Middle School.
April 10, 2017 - Meet Veronica Galbreath, Teacher of the Year for White Oak Middle School.
April 10, 2017 - Meet Katy Burgess, Teacher of the Year for New Caney Middle School.
April 10, 2017 - Meet Tiffani Walls, Teacher of the Year for Keefer Crossing Middle School.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Krystal Gutierrez, Teacher of the Year for Valley Ranch Elementary.
April 18, 2017 - Percussion students from Porter HS competed at the Texas Color Guard Circuit State Championships in College Station.
April 18, 2017 - Infinity Early College HS has been selected as one of 727 public schools in Texas to receive the title of 2016 Honor Roll school.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Enid Figueroa, Teacher of the Year for Tavola Elementary.
April 17, 2017 - Student Dais Perez was awarded 3rd place in Inmate Processing.
April 17, 2017 - On Saturday, April 8, NCISD held their annual district Scrabble Tournament at Valley Ranch Elementary.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Rene Teater, Teacher of the Year for Sorters Mill Elementary.
April 17, 2017 - NCHS Debate students placed 7th at state competition.
April 17, 2017 - Two Star Michelin Chef Philippe Colinet visited New Caney High School to show culinary students skills to mastering a dish.
April 13, 2017 - Pete Christian's Construction Trades students at New Caney High School competed at last weekend's competition.
April 13, 2017 - The Spartan Chorale and Spartan Women Choir competed at the UIL Concert and Sight Reading Competition. They came home with two sweepstakes trophies, getting perfect scores from all 6 judges.
April 13, 2017 - Members of Infinity ECHS Student Council attended the Annual Student Council Conference from April 8-11 in Arlington, TX.
April 13, 2017 - Members of Infinity Early College High School Student Council joined Quest ECHS Service Learning Team for a morning of painting and fun for a good cause.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Ann Gill, Teacher of the Year for Porter Elementary.
April 13, 2017 - The NCHS Boys Varsity Golf team, consisting of Gunner Green, Kolton Purvis, Chance Batchelor, Logan Oakley, and Tyler Quinn, competed in the District 21-5A tournament at the Eagle Pointe golf course and came away with a 3rd place team finish.
April 12, 2017 - The Porter Jr. FFA members from White Oak Middle School placed 1st at the Montgomery County Fair Livestock Judging competition on April 5.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Natalie Lopez, Teacher of the Year for Oakley Elementary.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Katie Perry, Teacher of the Year for New Caney Elementary.
April 10, 2017 - The NCHS FCCLA chapter brought 12 students to the event.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Mayra Andrade, Teacher of the Year for Crippen Elementary.
April 10, 2017 - New Caney placed 2nd overall.
April 10, 2017 - The team competed against 50 teams from across Texas.
April 10, 2017 - New Caney FFA had several students competing at the San Antonio Livestock Show this year.
April 7, 2017 - Meet Lisa Mouser, Teacher of the Year for Kings Manor Elementary.
April 7, 2017 - Several Porter Jr. FFA members from White Oak Middle School showed their swine projects on Monday, April 3, at the Montgomery County Fair.
April 7, 2017 - New Caney ISD students participate in the Montgomery County Livestock Judging competition. This competition gives students a chance to test their knowledge and learn life lessons.
April 7, 2017 - Woodridge Forest Middle School hosts a Ukulele Club.
April 6, 2017 - Meet Veronika Cardenas, Teacher of the Year for Bens Branch Elementary.
April 6, 2017 - Students from across the district competed on Saturday in the Montgomery County Fair Fine Arts Division with several entries winning ribbons and one grand champion position.
February 8, 2017 - Join us at the New Caney ISD Teacher Job Fair Saturday, April 8 at Texan Drive Stadium.
April 6, 2017 - Recently, Ms. Charlotte Schilten the Yearbook Sponsor for New Caney Middle School, reached out to the Houston Zoo to see if there would be an opportunity for yearbook students to come learn from one of photographers here at the Zoo on the best way to use their new cameras.
April 6, 2017 - The 8th Annual Rotary Club of EMC Spelling Bee was recently won by the White Oak Middle School team named The Spellicans.
April 5, 2017 - Students from New Caney and Porter High School participated in the Momentum College and Career Fair.
April 5, 2017 - Laura Maricle, Bens Branch Elementary School teacher, and her robotics program prepares students for the reality of tomorrow by creating lifelong learners who can work to solve real world problems.
April 4, 2017 - Congratulations to Celeste Gonzalez, 5th grade student at New Caney Elementary School, for winning the 2017 Reliant Power of Art “People’s Choice” award.
April 4, 2017 - Aylin Verde Alejandro, a junior at New Caney High School, was selected as a Finalist in the Houston Grand Opera Bauer Family High School Voice Studio Auditions on Saturday, April 1 at Klein High School.
April 4, 2017 - Porter High School HOSA students Victoria Rivera and Ailani Maniego traveled to Corpus Christi, Texas, for the HOSA state competition.
March 28, 2017 - Porter High School Culinary competed in the Texas Restaurant Association's State Prostart Restaurant Management Competition on Saturday, March 25.
March 28, 2017 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees recognized employees and students of the month from Bens Branch Elementary School and Sorters Mill Elementary School at its regular meeting March 27.
March 27, 2017 - Members of the Rotary Club of East Montgomery County enjoyed the musical talent of students from the Porter High School Orchestra on March 25.
March 27, 2017 - The NCHS School of Rock sounded great during last week's concert thanks to new amplifiers purchased with a grant from the NCISD Education Foundation.
March 22, 2017 - Celeste Gonzalez, 5th grade student at New Caney Elementary School, was selected as one of just a handful of contestants in the "Reliant: Power of Art" competition. You can vote for Celeste's work from now through Friday, March 24.
March 22, 2017 - New Caney ISD understands the importance of the arts and seeks to provide for all students a high quality fine arts education. Check out these ten ways that fine arts helps students learn and grow, as told by NCISD students.
March 21, 2017 - Porter High School students took 83 projects to the Technology Student Association (TSA) Regional Competition held March 9 - 10 at the CyFair ISD Telge Ag Exhibit Center.
March 21, 2017 - New Caney ISD middle school students competed in the district track meet on Tuesday, March 7.
March 20, 2017 - NCHS Girls Soccer advances to playoffs. Click here for the game schedule.
March 20, 2017 - NCHS Boys Soccer advances to playoffs. Click here for the game schedule.
March 20, 2017 - Congratulations to Miranda Housman, senior at Porter High School. Housman represented Porter High School and New Caney ISD with tremendous pride, class, and effort at the 2017 THSWPA State Powerlifting Meet.
March 20, 2017 - Congratulations to Jasmine O'Bryant, senior at New Caney High School. She finished 14th overall at the Girls’ State Powerlifting Meet in Waco on March 17.
March 20, 2017 - Congratulations to Carter Jamison and David McWilliams on their recent success at the State UIL Cross Ex Debate contest held at the University of Texas in Austin.
March 9, 2016 - Taylor and Dillion Harp participated in the senior and junior livestock judging events at the Matagorda County Fairgrounds on Friday, March 3. An eye for good livestock seems to run in the family as Taylor was the High Point Individual of the entire contest, with a score of 336 out of 350, beating over 200 other competitors. Dillon then was ranked as the 9th high junior individual with a score of 305 out of 350.
March 8, 2017 - Liza Viera, Houston college student, presents medals to law enforcement officers in New Caney ISD.
March 8, 2017 - Tyler Trantham, New Caney High School senior, won the Rodeo Rockstar Competition at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in March of last year and was asked to perform in the Kick-off parade downtown this year.
March 8, 2017 - Congratulations to Jasmine O'Bryant, senior at New Caney High School. She finished 8th overall at the regional powerlifting meet in the 220lb weight class.
March 8, 2017 - Come out to Minute Maid Park for New Caney ISD Night at the ballpark to watch the Houston Astros take on the Kansas City Royals on Friday, April 7. Ticket proceeds will benefit the New Caney ISD Education Foundation.
March 6, 2017 - Students from White Oak Middle School competed at the East Central Livestock Judging Contest and the San Antonio Livestock Judging Contest.
March 3, 2017 - The Air Force Junior ROTC instructors and cadets of Porter High School in Porter, TX earned an overall unit assessment score of “Exceeds Standards”…the highest rating attainable…during their evaluation on 27-Feb-2017.
March 2, 2017 - PHS Cosmetology presented a check for $670 to the Montgomery County Homeless Coalition.
March 3, 2017 - Students read books by Theodor Seuss Geisel, also known as Dr. Seuss, and other authors on a day of reading celebrated in schools across the nation.
March 1, 2017 - On Feb. 25, New Caney Jr FFA members competed at East Central.
March 1, 2017 - Requests for student transfers for the 2017-2018 school year are being accepted through March 31.
February 28, 2017 - New Caney's Family, Career and Community Leaders of America is proud to announce they have not one but five teams going to State.
February 28, 2017 - Congratulations to Brooke Spears for her first place finish at the State DECA competition in San Antonio. Next, she's heading to the International Career Development Conference held in Anaheim, Calif., to compete in Professional Selling.
February 28, 2017 - he Spartan Lady Soccer team will host a senior night at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 28, at Texan Drive Stadium.
February 27, 2017 - Senior Miranda Housman is capping off a fantastic power lifting season by placing second in the Gulf Coast Girls’ Regional Powerlifting meet.
February 27, 2017 - Congratulations to the NCHS Automotive Technology students that competed at the SkillsUSA District 7 Leadership and Skills Conference.
February 27, 2017 - New Caney High School One Act Play will perform their production of The Greek Tragedy of Medea at 1:30 p.m., Monday, March 6, at Crosby High School.
February 24, 2017 - Former NFL New York Giants football player Keith Davis and Florida State University National Champion Clarence Lee visited several New Caney ISD elementary schools to encourage them to dream big.
February 24, 2017 - Porter High School FCCLA competed on February 17 at the Regional Competition in Galveston.
February 24, 2017 - NCHS Cosmetology participated in SkillsUSA for the first time.
February 23, 2017 - Porter High School Medical SkillsUSA sent 40 students to district competition in Beaumont Feb 16-18.
February 23, 2017 - Joshua Thompson won Best of Show in Welding projects at the District 7 SkillsUSA event on Feb 18.
February 23, 2017 - The NCISD fire academy will be advancing to the state competition in April.
February 23, 2017 - The boys' soccer program acknowledged New Caney High School teachers and principals for their dedication and hard work. We appreciate the support the teachers and principals have provided through the good and bad times.
February 20, 2017 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees recognized employees and students of the month from White Oak Middle School and Woodridge Forest Middle School at its regular meeting Feb. 20.
February 20, 2017 - Two students were recently recognized by the New Caney ISD Board of Trustees for going above and beyond the call of duty.
February 20, 2017 - Tanner spoke to attendees from New Caney ISD, Splendora ISD and community members about the pitfalls of the new A-F accountability rating system for Texas school districts.
February 17, 2017 - Superintendent Kenn Franklin talks about CTE Month, Texas Public Schools Week and the A-F rating system for schools.
February 17, 2017 - February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) month—a great opportunity to acknowledge the important contribution CTE is making to individual students, the district and the community.
February 15, 2017 - PHS Boys Basketball advances to playoffs. Click here for the game schedule.
February 15, 2017 - This month, swim team members from New Caney High School and Porter High School competed in the Regional Championship Meet at Magnolia High School.
February 15, 2017 - The Porter Spartan Medical Team from HOSA did a great job this weekend at the HOSA Area 6 Competition.
February 14, 2017 - Porter Culinary Arts competed this weekend in the Texas Restaurant Association Prostart Regional Competition in Austin.
February 14, 2017 - While DECA District 4 competition was a month ago, there has been a lot going on for the Porter DECA group. On top of advancing 15 students to the Texas DECA Career Development Conference, Porter DECA has earned a few more accolades over the past month.
February 13, 2017 - The event consisted of students reading a few pages from several books, having conversations between students, and writing short answers about each book.
February 9, 2017 - Crippen attended the opening day ceremony of the school in 1997 and returned for the 20th anniversary celebration held by the campus staff, students and New Caney ISD.
February 9, 2017 - NCHS Girls Basketball advances to playoffs. Click here for the game schedule.
February 8, 2017 - Robert L. "Bob" Crippen (Capt, U.S. Navy, Ret.) is a retired American naval officer and aviator, test pilot, aerospace engineer, former astronaut for the United States Department of Defense and NASA, and a 1955 graduate of New Caney High School.
February 9, 2017 - Students from the New Caney High School Bluebonnets and Break Dancers recently performed in Super Bowl 51.
February 8, 2017 - Robert L. Crippen Elementary School celebrated their 20th anniversary with a visit from Robert Crippen (Captain, U.S. Navy, Retired). Check out this video from the anniversary celebration that features Crippen Elementary students.
February 6, 2017 - The choir won 26 First Division medals and 14 students will advance to Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest to be held in Austin in May.
February 3, 2017 - The White Oak Middle School 7th grade Boys Basketball team beat Woodridge 50-16, and clinched a district championship.
February 3, 2017 - NCISD recognized and celebrated 23 students from NCHS and PHS that signed to play a sport at the college level on National Signing Day Feb. 1.
Jan. 31, 2017 - NCHS EagleVision visited the set of Great Day Houston! Check out their interview with Deborah Duncan.
Jan. 31, 2017 - Students, parents, and teachers all had fun and learned science, technology, engineering, and math concepts at the Crippen Elementary STEM day.
January 31, 2017 - New Caney ISD provides EOC and TAKS testing at New Caney High School and Porter High School.
Jan. 31, 2017 - PHS girls learned to create iPhone apps at the Country Girls Can Code event on Jan. 21.
Jan. 31, 2017 - Congratulations to David McWilliams and Carter Jamison for winning 2nd place in the Lamar High School Debate Tournament
Jan. 31, 2017 - NCISD students are very excited when their teacher announces it is time to play Prodigy Math Games. Prodigy Math Games is an online video game that requires students to work math problems to win prizes and beat monsters.
January 30, 2017 - Kings Manor Elementary hosted a wax museum last week.
January 27, 2017 - Former PHS Golden Grace officer Vanessa was in Washington DC last week to perform with the Texas State Strutters at the presidential inaguration.
January 26, 2017 - The groups were invited to participate in the grand opening festivities which lasted all day with food samples and product demonstrations.
January 26, 2017 - These students competed at the Regional Texas Public Service Association competition.
Jan. 24, 2017 - Porter High School cosmetology held a color run benefiting the Montgomery County Homeless Coalition.
January 25, 2017 - This was her very first high school UIL competition.
January 18, 2017 - Several employees were recently recognized by the New Caney ISD Board of Trustees for their reactions during emergency medical situations.
January 18, 2017 - Paul Batchelder, New Caney ISD’s Energy and Safety Manager, accepted an award on behalf of the district from Energy Solutions for the district’s work in reducing energy usage and cost savings.
Jan. 17, 2017 - The Board of Trustees joined hundreds of other districts and passed a resolution calling for the repeal of legislation implementing an A-F rating system for schools.
January 17, 2017 - A video production crew from KHOU visited Texan Drive Stadium and filmed students from the New Caney HS and Porter HS bands, drill teams, ROTC and cheerleaders.
January 16, 2017 - The Rotary Club of East Montgomery County presented the Rotary Vocational Service award Jan. 10 to area lifelong educators.
January 13, 2017 - Infinity Early College High School was created in 2013 and will graduate its first class of seniors this May.
Jan. 6, 2017 - The Texas Education Agency (TEA) released a provisional set of accountability ratings for school districts and campuses across the state on Friday, Jan. 6, based on the TEA’s new rating system scheduled for implementation in 2018. The Texas Commissioner of Education released a statement reminding the public that “the ratings in this report are for informational purposes to meet a legislative requirement and represent work-in-progress models that are likely to change” before the new system goes into effect in 2018. Under the current TEA school accountability system, all NCISD campuses, along with the district, achieved the highest possible rating. (Click headline to read full statement from the Commissioner)
Jan. 5, 2017 - January is School Board Recognition Month, and New Caney ISD joins other districts across the state as they honor the countless contributions of these locally elected advocates for public education.
December 16, 2016 - Porter Elementary was selected to receive 50 bicycles and safety helmets donated by Academy Sports & Outdoors.
December 16, 2016 - Three local organizations joined together in a literacy project and brought more than 800 books to students at Crippen Elementary School.
December 15, 2016 - Grant has worked at New Caney ISD for 17 years. He has spent a total of 34 years in public education.
December 15, 2016 - The Hour of Code is a worldwide event involving students from kindergarten to high school exploring the world of computer coding.
December 15, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees recognized several students and groups during their monthly meeting Dec. 12.
December 12, 2016 - The party celebrated Peacock’s 39 years in education.
December 12, 2016 - Darst is partnering with The New Caney ISD Education Foundation in an effort to further their mission of enhancing education through teacher grants.
December 8, 2016 - Students at Sorters Mill Elementary participated in a door decorating contest on Dec. 2.
December 2, 2016 - Together, the schools collected over 3,000 food and hygiene items and $2,065 to donate to area food banks.
November 30, 2016 - Members of the Greater EMC Chamber of Commerce received a first hand view of area schools through the organization's annual Principal for a Day event.
November 30, 2016 - Special Education students recently had the opportunity to participate in the SUCCESS Golf event sponsored by the Be an Angel organization.
Nov. 30, 2016 - The New Caney Debate Team had great success at the Cypress Creek tournament.The team brought home trophies in 3 of the 5 events.
Nov. 30, 2016 - Porter High School FCCLA had four students advance to the second round of the FCCLA Virtual Business Challenge.
Nov. 30, 2016 - New Caney FFA had six teams advance to the Area competition at Blinn College in Brehnam.
November 18, 2016 - Two new board members were sworn in Nov. 18 during a special-called meeting of the New Caney ISD Board of Trustees.
Nov. 18, 2016 - New Caney ISD will host our third annual Hour of Code™ 6 p.m., Monday, Dec. 5, at the Community Room at Texan Drive Stadium.
November 17, 2016 - Several students from across the district are winners of the annual New Caney ISD Holiday Greeting Card Design Contest.
November 15, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees recognized employees and students of the month from Crippen Elementary and Oakley Elementary at its regular meeting Nov. 14.
November 15, 2016 - A reception was held prior to the November regular Board of Trustees meeting to recognize the service of outgoing Board Member Elizabeth Harrell. Harrell was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2010 and served as Board Secretary the last three years.
Nov. 15, 2016 - New Caney FFA students attended the District 5 FFA Leadership Development contest at Lone Star College - Tomball.
Nov. 15, 2016 - All district facilities will be closed Monday, Nov. 21, through Friday, Nov. 25, for Thanksgiving Break.
Nov. 14, 2016 - Porter FFA Competed in the District V FFA Leadership Contest. All 11 teams placed and 2 teams advanced to the Area Contest in Brenham.
Nov. 14, 2016 - NCHS Football takes on Manvel, 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 19, at University of Houston TDECU Stadium.
Nov. 14, 2016 - Senior Rebeca Gonzalez, making her second appearance at the meet, and sophomore Laura Tonchina, making her debut, capped what has been a very successful season for the Lady Spartans.
Nov. 14, 2016 - Porter High School Texas Association of Future Educators competed at the TAFE Region 6 Competition at The Woodlands College Park High School.
November 11, 2016 - Students at Porter High School honored local veterans with a flag ceremony, music and history of our nation’s military during the campus’ annual Veterans Day ceremony.
November 11, 2016 - Local veterans were honored at the New Caney HS Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 11.
November 11, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Education Foundation awarded nearly $83,000 to teachers to fund great teaching ideas.
November 9, 2016 - New Caney ISD is moving to a new application management system effective November 14, 2016.
Nov. 7, 2016 - NCHS Football takes on Beaumont Central, 6 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 12, at Turner Stadium.
Nov. 7, 2016 - Porter High School students traveled to Denver to compete in the FCCLA National Skills Competition.
Nov. 3, 2016 - Every year, the Texas House of Representatives invites constituents to create a Christmas ornament representing their district.
Nov. 3, 2016 - Join New Caney ISD on Friday, Nov. 11 as we salute veterans and our armed forces. Community members and veterans are invited to attend the NCISD Veterans Day ceremonies at both New Caney High School and Porter High School.
Nov. 2, 2016 - PHS Football takes on Port Arthur Memorial, 7:30 p.m., Friday, Nov. 11, at Texan Drive Stadium.
November 2, 2016 - The Porter High School band received Division One Rating in the UIL Region 33 Marching Contest, Oct. 22.
October 31, 2016 - See the photo gallery from Battle Line on 59 here.
Oct. 31, 2016 - Infinity ECHS and CRC advisory classes had a pumpkin decorating contest to celebrate Red Ribbon Week.
October 31, 2016 - PHS varsity football player Chance Hodgkinson was honored at the October 28 Spartan Football game vs. New Caney at Texan Drive Stadium.
Oct. 24, 2016 - Join New Caney ISD for Battle Line on 59 and show support for the PTSD Foundation of America.
October 20, 2016 - Members of the SkillsUSA team made a presentation to the New Caney ISD Board of Trustees on Oct. 17 about their trip over the summer to Washington, D.C.
Oct. 20, 2016 - New Caney High School FFA competed at the Prairie View A&M Contest on October 13 against other FFA teams from around the state.
October 19, 2016 - The New Caney High School Varsity Rifle Team competed at Granbury High School last weekend taking part in the Comanche Peak Match.
October 19, 2016 - Students from the Porter Jr. FFA recently competed in livestock judging at the Harris County Fair.
October 19, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees recognized employees and students of the month from New Caney Elementary and Kings Manor Elementary at its regular meeting Oct. 17.
October 19, 2016 - NCISD Board of Trustees President Curt Joslin did not seek re-election in 2016, ending six years of service to New Caney ISD. A reception was held prior to this month's regular meeting to thank Joslin for his service. Joslin was elected to the Board of Trustees in 2010 and served the last two years as Board President.
October 18, 2016 - New Caney HS Journalism/Technology students took home the top award in News Feature Story last weekend at the Texas Association of Journalism Educators (TAJE) Fall Fiesta conference.
October 18, 2016 - The New Caney AJROTC defeated Dinwiddie AJROTC 959 to 810 last week in the National Air Rifle League.
Oct. 18, 2016 - All elementary students have early release on Friday, Oct. 21. Dismissal time will be 11:30 a.m. for elementary students.
October 17, 2016 - New Caney High School students traveled to Rhode Island where they were immersed in hands-on technology and experienced available marine technology careers.
October 17, 2016 - The group brought three teams to the competition and they placed 4th, 7th, and 17th out of 33 Jr. teams.
Oct. 17, 2016 - Sarah Macha, from Infinity Early College High School, was honored as a finalist for Texas Teacher of the Year and Regional Teacher of the Year at the luncheon at the Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin.
Oct. 14, 2016 - Student athletic trainer Sierra Jimenez will be honored at the October 14 Spartan Football game vs. Splendora at Texan Drive Stadium in New Caney ISD.
Oct. 11, 2016 - The Battle Line on 59 game is October 28 at 7:00 p.m. at Texan Drive Stadium. Advance tickets available Monday, October 24, through noon on Friday, October 28, at NCISD Athletic Office and from both High School Athletic Secretaries from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Oct. 4, 2016 - Porter High School athletic program raised more than $6,000 for the Addi's Faith Foundation — a foundation dedicated to ending childhood cancer.
Oct. 4, 2016 - New Caney Jr. FFA members from Keefer Crossing Middle School and New Caney Middle School attended their first livestock judging contest of the year on Friday, Sept. 30.
Sept. 26, 2016 - NCHS Cosmetology students received real world experience by giving haircuts to more than 200 people recently.
Sept. 26, 2016 - Students from NCHS and PHS will be featured in KHOU 11 live broadcasts about the Texas Sawmill Festival tomorrow, Wednesday Sept. 28, from 5 a.m. to 7 a.m.
Sept. 23, 2016 - This year, students participating in the East Montgomery County Fair earned over $400,000 in scholarship and prize money.
September 22, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees recognized employees and students of the month at its regular meeting Sept. 19.
September 22, 2016 - Principals, campus media specialists, the school board, representatives of the East Montgomery County Improvement District, the New Caney ISD Education Foundation and many others gathered for a ribbon cutting event at Porter High School to celebrate the arrival of new makerspaces to 16 campus media centers in New Caney ISD.
Sept. 16, 2016 - The Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded grants to the NCHS Special Education department and Crippen Elementary School to support youth literacy.
Sept. 15, 2016 - Dream Team members Chris Torres, Josh Hignight, Joey Applegate and Billy Elliott will be speakers (along with adviser Jim Becka) at the upcoming Texas Association of Journalism Educators (TAJE) Fall Fiesta conference in San Antonio, Oct. 16.
Sept. 15, 2016 - New Caney ISD band members showcased their skills at the sixth annual Houston Arts Partners (HAP) Conference on Friday, Sept. 9, at the Alley Theatre and Jones Hall in Downtown Houston.
September 12, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Child Nutrition Department hosted a free breakfast at Infinity Early College High School for area first responders.
September 6, 2016 - New Caney ISD ranked 3rd in percent student enrollment growth out of all districts in Texas larger than 10,000 students last year, according to the district’s latest demographic study.
Sept. 2, 2016 - The East Montgomery County Fair is around the corner. Click headline to learn more.
August 31, 2016 - Woodridge Forest Middle School teacher Marie Cleary was a awarded a grant from the Book Love Foundation.
August 31, 2016 - Infinity Early College High School was recognized by the U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 rankings of the best high schools in the country.
August 30, 2016 - The Isle at Kingwood Assisted Living Center invited the New Caney High School cosmetology team to attend a 75th wedding anniversary where students helped residents prepare for the celebration.
August 30, 2016 - The NCISD Campus Crime Stoppers program allows students, staff and the community to report anonymously any criminal activity on campuses and receive a cash reward.
August 24, 2016 - Over the summer, the New Caney High School Restaurant Management Team attended the 2016 Texas Restaurant Association Expo and was honored for their achievements.
August 22, 2016 - It’s the first week of school for students in New Caney ISD. With students heading back to school, drivers may notice an increase in traffic around the district.
August 22, 2016 - The Texas Association of School Administrators announced today that Sarah Macha of Infinity Early College High School is one of six educators from across Texas that have been chosen as finalists in the 2017 Texas Teacher of the Year program.
August 15, 2016 - Superintendent Kenn Franklin welcomes everyone to the 2016-2017 school year.
August 12, 2016 - Infinity Early College High School teacher Sarah Macha was named the Region 6 Secondary Teacher of the Year Aug. 5.
August 8, 2016 - Apply for your car rider pass before the first day of school.
August 8, 2016 - New Caney Independent School District announced its policy today for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the attached current income eligibility guidelines.
Online registration for new and returning students opens August 1. Please click headline for registration instructions and links.
July 25, 2016 - For the benefit of parents who do not have insurance or have limited health insurance, the school district is making available a Voluntary Student/Athletic Accident Insurance Plan.
July 25, 2016 - Jordan Butler, Allison Cain, Nick Flanery, Arianna Grupe, and Coty Tippit, of the New Caney FFA Chapter, were awarded the Lone Star FFA Degree at the 88th annual Texas FFA Convention in Dallas, Texas.
July 19, 2016 - Congratulations to Jasmine Cruse, Amber Mills, and Colleene Magtuloy, who represented the Porter High School FCCLA at the national FCCLA competition in San Diego.
July 12, 2016 - Victoria Rivera, Porter High School student, was awarded an Excellence Certificate for her life support skills demonstrated at the 2016 International HOSA competition in Nashville, Tennessee.
July 12, 2016 - Trustee Creg Mixon of New Caney ISD met with school board members from across the state to recommend a legislative program to the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Board of Directors.
July, 2016 - Craig Maddux, Porter High School teacher, and his aerospace engineering class prepare for the reality of tomorrow by being yes minded and setting high goals.
June 30, 2016 - In June, some NCISD Child Nutrition team members participated in the Texas Association of School Nutrition Conference in Austin.
June 29, 2016 - Konner Raymond, of New Caney High School, was awarded a Skill Point Certificate in Firefighting.
June 27, 2016 - While New Caney Independent School District celebrates the arrival of new facilities, renovations and upgrades, the district is saying goodbye to one campus whose halls were traversed by many generations of students and staff.
June 23, 2016 - By the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year, New Caney Independent School District expects to have installed Wi-Fi on 20 of the district’s school buses.
June 21, 2016 - Several New Caney Independent School District programs saw improvement and growth in the 2015-2016 school year.
June 21, 2016 - New Caney ISD hosted the District 5 FFA Leadership Camp, which included student leaders from 14 schools.
June, 2016 – Joseph Genovese, New Caney High School teacher, and his principles of engineering class prepare for the reality of tomorrow by thinking innovatively to solve real world problems.
June 16, 2016 - Libraries across New Caney ISD will receive technology items that will encourage creativity, collaboration and problem solving thanks to a $50,000 Cornerstone Grant from the New Caney ISD Education Foundation.
June 12, 2016 - The Texas Education Agency is canceling the June 21-22, 5th and 8th grade re-test administrations. Due to this decision, New Caney ISD will not have summer school remediation for 5th and 8th grade students.
June 9, 2016 - Several New Caney ISD Administration employees were recognized on Thursday for their years of service working for the district.
June 3, 2016 - For two New Caney High School seniors, the most memorable part of their graduation ceremony was how they nearly missed it due to flooding.
June 3, 2016 - Click here to learn how to order graduation photos from the Porter High School Class of 2016 graduation.
June 3, 2016 - Click here to learn how to order graduation photos from the New Caney High School Class of 2016 graduation.
June 1, 2016 - On Wednesday, May 25, Whataburger hosted the New Caney High School ProStart Management team to celebrate the team’s first place accomplishment in the National ProStart Invitational.
May 31, 2016 - See photos and the video of the Porter HS Class of 2016 graduation ceremony here.
May 31, 2016 - See photos and the video of the New Caney HS Class of 2016 graduation ceremony here.
May 27, 2016 - Students from Bens Branch Elementary School danced and sang songs in English and Spanish during their Dual Language Diversity Day held May 19.
May 27, 2016 - Students from New Caney ISD received scholarships, career advice, and door prizes at the annual Project Connections event held May 17 at the East Montgomery County Improvement District building.
May 26, 2016 - Employees in the New Caney ISD Child Nutrition Department were recognized for their years of service at a special ceremony at the Porter High School library May 25.
May 25, 2016 - Ethan McGee, NCHS senior, won first place in the UIL Academic Accounting test held on May 24 at the University of Texas.
May 25, 2016 - New Caney ISD announced the 2016 Secondary Teacher of the Year at the Salute to the Stars awards program on Tuesday, May 24.
May 25, 2016 - New Caney ISD announced the 2016 Elementary Teacher of the Year at the Salute to the Stars awards program on Tuesday, May 24.
More than 500 students received certificates, scholarships and awards at the Porter High School Awards Ceremony May 23.
May 24, 2016 - The Observer compiled profiles on the top 10 graduating New Caney High School seniors for the class of 2016. They are ordered below by class rank.
May 24, 2016 - The Observer compiled profiles of the top 10 graduating Porter High School students class of 2016.
May 24, 2016 - Students from Porter High School’s Aerospace class attempted to break the world record for the highest altitude paper plane launch on Friday, May 20.
May 23, 2016 - The Infinity Early College High School Interact Club was recently recognized by Rotary International for their successful year as an organization.
A Porter High School student has won the prestigious Congressional Art Competition for the second time in two years.
May 18, 2016 - So far this year, 23 NCISD students from New Caney High School and Porter High School earned their cosmetology license, with seven more students testing soon.
May 18, 2016 - New Caney ISD honored students from across the district who advanced in state and national competitions this year during a special presentation at the monthly Board of Trustees meeting May 16.
May 18, 2016 - Keefer Crossing Middle School and New Caney Middle School participated in the Region 6 Junior VisualArt Scholastic Event (VASE) in College Station, Texas, on Saturday, May 14.
May 18, 2016 - Members of the Spartan football team help organize, deliver food during the Montgomery County Food Drive at Texan Drive Stadium, May 14
May, 2016 - New Caney ISD police officer Daniel Soto and canine officer Izzy model responsible citizenship as they protect and serve the school community.
May 16, 2016 - New Caney High School hosted a college signing day in the library May 16 to celebrate two students committing to play sports at the university level.
May 13, 2016 - Approximately $45,000 was raised by the New Caney ISD Education Foundation during their annual Breeze into Summer luncheon fundraiser May 6.
May 12, 2016 - Students from New Caney High School and Porter High School were awarded scholarships at the 11th Annual Mike Ogg All Montgomery County Scholar Athlete of the Year Awards Ceremony May 4.
May 12, 2016 - New Caney High School held their senior scholarship recognition and awards program May 11 at the Texan Drive Stadium Community Room.
May 5, 2016 - The Texas Art Education Association (TAEA) has awarded three Sorters Mill Elementary students for outstanding artwork.
May 3, 2016 - Recently, the New Caney High School Culinary Arts ProStart Management Team attended the 2016 National ProStart Invitational, the country’s premier high school competition focused on restaurant management and culinary arts.
May, 2016 - Beginning National Teacher Appreciation Day and running through the final month of school, seniors share their “Lasting Impressions” about teachers that have impacted their lives in a positive way. Thank you, teachers!
May 3, 20016 - The Building Trades and Architecture program students from New Caney High School recently competed in the Technology Students Association State Finals in Waco, Texas.
May 2, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Department of Special Education hosted a Success Golf event sponsored by the Be An Angel organization at New Caney Middle School April 29.
May 2, 2016 - Hundreds of students from every campus in the district participated in the New Caney Grand Arts Parkway Fine Arts Festival Saturday, April 30, at New Caney High School
May 2, 2016 - The students competed in categories such as Crime Scene Investigation, Felony Stop, Drug Raid, Hostage Negotiation, Obstacle Course, Burglary in Progress, Active Shooter, and Bomb Threat.
April 27, 2016 - The New Caney High School swim team had four swimmers named to the Texas Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association All-State swim team.
April 27, 2016 - New Caney HS Interact students addressed the Rotary Club of East Montgomery County April 26 to discuss some of their club’s projects and activities.
April 27, 2016 - New Caney FFA students attended the District V Area III Convention on April 25 in Klein, Texas.
April 26, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees approved a four percent general pay increase for all employees for the 2016-17 school year at its regular meeting April 25. The general pay raise is part of the 2016-17 compensation plan approved by the Board.
April 26, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees approved a "Missed School Days" waiver granted by the Texas Education Agency last week for the two days missed April 18-19 due to severe weather. New Caney ISD schools will not be required to make up the two days missed.
April 26, 2016 - The Board of Trustees recognized April Athletes of the Month at the April 25 regular meeting.
April 25, 2016 - Congratulations to Ethan McGee, of New Caney High School, for placing 3rd at the Region UIL Accounting competition held at Magnolia High School April 23.
April 21, 2016 - The New Caney High School Technology Student Association (TSA) club competed in the Texas TSA State Competition in Waco on April 14-16.
April 21, 2016 - A New Caney High School Student was surprised on Wednesday with a special assembly held in his honor and a large scholarship presentation.
April 21, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustee meeting that was scheduled for April 18 has been rescheduled for Monday, April 25, at 6:30 p.m.
April 20, 2016 - The New Caney Middle School Technology Student Association (TSA) students competed in Waco on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in their first ever state competition.
April 20, 2016 - Congratulations Nastassja Campbell from New Caney High School. Nastassja is #1 in 5A pole vault in the state as of last week.
April 20, 2016 - The White Oak Middle School Chapter of Technology Student Association (TSA) participated in its annual state competition in Waco, Texas on April 14-16.
April 14, 2016 - The Porter High School Varsity and Symphonic bands competed at UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest and returned with some amazing honors.
April 14, 2016 - The New Caney Jr. FFA Livestock Judging students competed in their last contest of the year on Wednesday, April 13, at the Montgomery County Fair.
April 14, 2016 - Every day for the last six months, one Porter High School senior has been working hard for one last shot at the buckle. On Wednesday, 17-year-old Kylee Houston’s dedication paid off.
April 12, 2016 - Fourteen students from Porter High School Culinary Arts attended the Family, Community, Career and Leadership Association (FCCLA) State Competition and Leadership Conference in Dallas on April 6- April 9, 2016.
April 8, 2016 - Congratulations to the New Caney High School Accounting UIL Team for winning first place at the District UIL competition on Wednesday, April 6, at CE King High School.
April 8, 2016 - Porter High School's Spartan Women’s Choir received straight 1’s at the varsity level at the UIL Concert & Sight Reading Competition.
April 8, 2016 - The New Caney High School Varsity Treble Chorale competed at UIL Concert and Sight Reading Contest on April 5 and were awarded Superior ratings by the judges in both the Concert and the Sight Reading portions of the contest.
April 7, 2016 - New Caney ISD will be holding its Fourth Annual Fine Arts Festival 9 am - 3 pm, Saturday, April 30, at New Caney High School.
April 6, 2016 - New Caney FFA members volunteered to make the Sammy Taylor Memorial Skeet Shoot a success.
April 6, 2016 - The PHS Varsity Mixed Choir competed today at the UIL Concert and Sight Reading contest, earning straight division one ratings.
April 5, 2016 - Fifty Five students from Porter High School attended the Texas State SkillsUSA Skill and Leadership Conference in Corpus Christi March 31 - April 3.
April 4, 2016 - The NCHS SkllsUSA welding team competed in Corpus Christi at the SkillsUSA Texas State competition, April 2 – 3.
April 4, 2016 - Porter High School Baseball is holding their Military Appreciation Night on Tuesday, April 12, at the Porter High School Varsity Baseball field.
April 1, 2016 - The Porter High School culinary arts team participated in the Texas ProStart State Invitational in Waco, March 21-22.
April 1, 2016 - The Porter High School AFJROTC held its annual awards ceremony in conjunction with a promotion ceremony and Cadet Change of Command.
March 31, 2016 - The New Caney FFA Senior Livestock Juding Team consisting of Jake Butler, Maci Loving, Makayla Moreau, and Lucia Armendariz competed against 321 teams from the state over Spring Break.
March 30, 2016 - The PHS Technology Students Association competed in the Brazos Valley Regional TSA Competition and had 25 students advance to the state competition in April.
March 29, 2016 - The Board of Trustees recognized March Athletes of the Month at the March 28 regular meeting.
March 29, 2016 - New Caney High School students participated in many events at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Click here to see all the results.
March 29, 2016 - New Caney FFA Ag Mechanics Students received a Blue Ribbon at the San Antonio Livestock Show and a Red Ribbon at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo for the trailer they built in Mr. Bridges Ag Mechanics Class.
March 28, 2016 - Three talented art students form Porter HS had the opportunity to auction their artwork this past Friday at the Bob Bullock Museum in Austin.
March 28, 2016 - New Caney Jr. FFA took students to the Navarro County Livestock Judging Contest in Corsicana, TX.
March 28, 2016 - New Caney High School’s Culinary Arts Restaurant Management Team placed first on Tuesday, March 22, at the Texas ProStart Invitational.
March 28, 2016 - Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) announced the nominations for TUTS’ 14th annual Tommy Tune Awards and Porter High School was nominated for two Tommy Tune Awards for their performance in The Music Man.
March 24, 2016 - Porter High School students Tanner Hodgkinson and Jose Palma each saw their artwork sell for $10,000 in this year’s school art auction at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
March 22, 2016 - The New Caney High School Color Guard traveled to the Texas Color Guard Circuit Championship competition on March 19.
March 22, 2016 - New Caney Middle School Technology Student Association club competed in the regional Technology Student Association contest on March 10-11.
March 22, 2016 - Students from White Oak Middle School competed in the Brazos Valley Technology Student Association Regional Competition at Cy Fair High School on March 10 -11.
March 22, 2016 - On Monday, March 14, New Caney Jr. FFA members competed at the Houston Livestock Judging Contest at the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo.
March 22, 2016 - New Caney High School students competed in the regional Technology Student Association contest on March 10. The NCHS Technology Student Association club advanced to state competition in Waco, TX in April.
March 21, 2016 - New Caney ISD juniors and seniors are invited to attend the 14th annual Project Connections event on April 19 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the East Montgomery County Improvement District (EMCID) complex.
March 11, 2016 - Bens Branch Elementary celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday and promoted reading during its annual Reading Day March 11.
March 9, 2016 - In the opening minutes of Tuesday's match, Crosby was in a battle not with the entire Porter team but rather just sophomore Kenady Carlile.
March 9, 2016 - Join Lone Star College Kingwood for one of three Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Career Nights 6 – 8:30 p.m., on Tuesday, March 29, Thursday, April 14, and Wednesday, May 4, at the Lone Star College Kingwood Student Conference Center.
March 8, 2016 - On Friday, March 4, New Caney Junior FFA students competed at the Matagorda County Livestock Judging Contest.
March 9, 2016 - After learning about proper table manners, all 5th Grade students sat down to a meal served by Porter High School Culinary Arts students.
March 7, 2016 - The New Caney High School Bluebonnets and Break Dance Team have been busy competing and bringing home top honors.
March 4, 2016 - Join New Caney ISD for the Teacher Job Fair on Saturday, April 2 at Texan Drive Stadium.
March 4, 2016 - Porter High School sophomore Chloe Pennington has been named the Student Teacher Intern of the Month for March.
March 3, 2016 - than McGee, a senior at New Caney High School, competed in Accounting at the State DECA competition in San Antonio.
March 2, 2016 - In February, the Porter High School HOSA students competed in the HOSA Area 6 District Competition – Health Occupation Students of America.
March 2, 2016 - Momentum, a group of students and educators at New Caney High School, has been hard at work planning a community wide College and Career Festival for Saturday, April 9, from noon- 3 pm, at the Texan Drive Stadium Community Room.
March 2, 2016 - Porter High School Criminal Justice students place at the SkillsUSA District 7 Leadership and Skills Conference, February 18-20.
March 2, 2016 - Porter High School Criminal Justice students competed at the SkillsUSA District 7 Leadership and Skills Conference, February 18-20.
March 1, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Police Department awarded Officer Antuar Ferretis a letter of commendation for his initiative and quick response assisting local law enforcement officers with the apprehension of a burglary suspect.
March 1, 2016 - Second graders at Bens Branch Elementary School had the opportunity to portray important figures in American history through a living wax museum.
March 1, 2016 - Porter High School Culinary won first place in the Texas Restaurant Association's Prostart Invitational on Saturday, February 27.
March 1, 2016 - New Caney HS students won first, second and third place in the East Montgomery County Improvement District’s Fire & Ice Festival video competition.
March 2, 2016 - For the third straight year, Porter DECA will be represented at the International Career Development Conference (CDC).
March 1, 2016 - Porter High School Engineering students competed at the SkillsUSA District 7 Leadership and Skills Conference, February 18-20.
Feb. 29, 2016 - The Porter High School Cosmetology students competed in the SkillsUSA District 7 competition.
Feb. 29, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Firefighter cadets competed in three events that were scored by the Lamar Institute of Technology Fire Academy Instructors.
Feb. 29, 2016 - The New Caney Jr FFA Livestock Judging students went to San Antonio for two contests, Saturday, Feb. 27 – Sunday, Feb. 28.
Feb. 29, 2016 - The Porter High School Culinary Arts competition team traveled to Galveston Island Convention Center Feb. 20 for the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) culinary arts competition.
Feb. 29, 2016 - The New Caney High School’s Culinary Arts Restaurant Management team placed second this weekend at the Conroe Regional ProStart Competition.
Feb. 26, 2016 - Parents and students moved from station-to-station around the Bens Branch Elementary gym, observing miniature historical figures in action.
Feb. 26, 2016 - The Porter High School Dance 1 class participated in the TDEA Dance Educators' Assessment of Learning (DEAL) at Kingwood Park High School.
Feb. 26, 2016 - New Caney ISD K-9 Officer Daniel Soto II was among the many law enforcement officers honored at the annual East Montgomery County Improvement District’s Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner, Feb. 22.
Feb. 26, 2016 - New Caney High Schools students attended the Skills USA District 7 Leadership and Skills Conference, January 20-21.
Feb. 26, 2016 - Learn more about the Ready Set Teach program at New Caney ISD. Ready Set Teach is a field-base internship that provides students with background knowledge of child and adolescent development as well as principles of effective teaching and teaching practices.
Feb. 25, 2016 - The students scored a perfect 100 on their projects and notebooks qualifying them for state competition in Corpus Christi.
Feb. 25, 2016 - The New Caney High School Culinary Arts competition team traveled to Galveston Island Convention Center Feb. 20 for the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America culinary arts competition.
Feb. 24, 2016 - Porter High School students in the Fashion Design program competed in three different events this past weekend at the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Regionals competition.
Feb. 24, 2016 - The New Caney High School Accounting Team took 1st place on Saturday, Feb. 20, at the New Caney High School Invitational Meet.
Feb. 24, 2016 - Porter High School Culinary Arts students recently competed in the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Region IV competition in Galveston on Feb. 19 with several advancing to the state competition.
Feb. 24, 2016 - Several students from New Caney High School are advancing to state competition following the UIL Region 19 Choir Solo and Ensemble Contest held on Feb. 20 at Atascocita High School.
February 19, 2016 - Learn about the rapid student growth of New Caney ISD, Career and Technical Education Month and the fantastic opportunity that Ready, Set, Teach offers to students interested in becoming teachers.
February 18, 2016 - New Caney ISD hosted an Internet Safety Presentation at two high schools to teach students how to be safe on the Internet.
Feb. 16, 2016 - When senior Edgardo Correa was in his freshman year at Porter High School, it was a simple donut that helped him determine the path of his high school career.
Feb. 16, 2016 - The ACT and the SAT, college entrance exams, contain many similarities and differences. Written by: Bethany Rawlinson, NCHS ‘17
Feb. 15, 2016 - The Board of Trustees recognized February Athletes of the Month at the Feb. 15 regular meeting.
Feb. 15, 2016 - New Caney basketball continues to rewrite history. Last season, the Eagles made the playoffs for the third time in school history and looked to build off of that this season, proving that the success from a year ago wasn’t just a flash in the pan.
Feb. 15, 2016 - The Woodridge Forest Middle School classroom was already full of eager sixth graders when Officer Thurman Moore entered to deliver the fifth of six lessons in the new Positive Outreach While Empowering Responsibility (POWER) program series.
Feb. 12, 2016 - The Signorelli Company hosted a real estate kick-off event February 11 to showcase the Valley Ranch community and present an economist’s predictions on why the Houston economy will continue to be strong despite the oil industry slump.
February 11, 2016 - Two teachers from New Caney High School were recently recognized as Educators of the Year by the Greater Houston Restaurant Association.
Feburary 10, 2016 - Students from New Caney High School celebrated the kickoff of SkillsUSA week with a trip to Austin.
Feb. 10, 2016 - PHS Spartan News team discusses the benefits of 1:Vision, , the 1-to-1 initiative to prepare students for a technology-driven world.
Feb. 10, 2016 - Every week the Observer sits down with an area coach for our weekly Coach’s Corner segment. This is designed to give a little more insight into what coaches think about different topics.
February 12, 2016 - The New Caney High School Swim Team competed in the Regional Championships last weekend in Sugar Land.
February 9, 2016 - The New Caney High School Debate Team competed last weekend at the District competition at Barbers Hill High School.
Feb. 9, 2016 - February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) month—a great opportunity to acknowledge the important contribution CTE is making to individual students, the district and the community.
Feb. 8, 2016 - Johnny Shelton, team chaplain and life coach for the Baltimore Ravens, recently visited New Caney ISD to talk to students in Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
February 5, 2016 - Sarah Jones was the first person in the history of Porter High School to represent the campus at the prestigious National Western Stock Show in Denver Jan. 20.
Feb. 5, 2016 - The 59 North feeder road and Community Drive overpass will open on Tuesday, Feb. 9.
February 4 - New Caney High School student Jonathan Dittman discusses why he made a video for the East Texas Fire and Ice Festival and his plans for a career in video production.
Feb. 4, 2016 - Thirty four students from Kings Manor Elementary competed in the 14th annual Mars Rover Celebration and Competition at the University of Houston on Saturday, Jan. 30.
February 2, 2016 - Nine New Caney ISD students were recognized for committing to play at the college level during the National Signing Day event Feb. 3.
Feb. 2, 2016 - School districts across the country nominated their top candidates to be recognized as the "Next Generation Leaders in School Technology,” which is a new program developed and co-sponsored by the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) and EdScoop.
February 2, 2016 - The New Caney Swim Team competed in their District Championships on Saturday, January 23, at Kingwood Park.
Feb. 2, 2016 - In January, New Caney ISD hosted the Driver Trainer Academy, a course put on by Region IV Education Service Center to provide information on training school bus drivers.
Feb. 2, 2016 - The Porter High School Texas Association of Future Educators (TAFE) competed at the TAFE Teach Tomorrow Summit, which is the state TAFE conference and competition held at the University of Houston.
Feb. 1, 2016 - The University Interscholastic League reclassification and realignment for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 school years has been released.
Feb. 1, 2016 - Join New Caney ISD and the Montgomery County Youth Services as they present information on Family Internet Safety 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 18 at the Community Room at Texan Drive Stadium.
Jan. 29, 2016 - Several regional law enforcement agencies participated in K-9 drug and bomb detection training at Aikin Elementary School Jan. 28.
Jan. 29, 2016 - Congratulations to the New Caney HS DECA on advancing to state competition.
Jan. 29, 2016 - Each day, approximately 27 people in the United States will experience a fatal crash in a motor vehicle that involves an alcohol-impaired driver. Written by: Melissa Garza, NCHS ‘16
Jan. 29, 2016 - On January 22 - 23, the New Caney Ag Booster hosted their annual BBQ cook-off at Bull Sallas Park. Written by: Arianna Grupe, NCHS ‘17
Jan. 28, 2016 - It was a good night for New Caney, especially from long-range, as the Eagles nailed 11 three-pointers en route to a 68-35 blowout of Galena Park.
Jan. 28, 2016 - On Jan. 21, Cosmetology and Criminal Justice students went to South Houston to work with the Star of Hope, a nonprofit organization working to meet the needs of the homeless population.
Jan. 28, 2016 - The New Caney High School Speech and Debate team competed at the Clear Creek High School TFA Qualifying Tournament.
Jan. 26, 2016 - A weekend trip to the University of Nevada is all David Harvey needed to make up his mind on where he would be playing college football.
Jan. 26, 2016 - For Timmy Ware it was a season to remember helping lead New Caney back to the playoffs for the first time since 2003.
Jan. 25, 2016 - On January 23, Porter High School Art students competed in the Austin Rodeo Art Show.
Jan. 22, 2016 - The New Caney High School Criminal Justice Club competed in the Texas Public Service Association- Regional Competition Jan. 15-16 at Bridge City High School.
Jan. 21, 2016 - On Saturday, Jan. 16, members from the Porter High School DECA made their way to Klein High School for the District V Career Development Conference (CDC).
Jan. 21, 2016 - Sarah Reece, a Porter High School student, has advanced to be a finalist in the Texas Association of Future Educators Student of the Year Competition.
Jan. 21, 2016 - Seventy-six trombones will lead the big parade when Porter High School students perform Meredith Willson's "The Music Man" at 7 p.m. Jan. 21-23.
Jan. 19, 2016 - More than 600 visitors attended the New Caney ISD District Art Show at Porter High School Jan. 16.
Jan. 19, 2016 - Cold temperatures and a double-digit North wind didn’t stop the Eagle Orienteering team Saturday as they returned home with five medals and a lot of new stories and experience.
Jan. 18, 2016 - The Texan Drive Tournament continued to prove it is one of the most competitive soccer tournaments in the greater Houston area when the eight-team bracket was played out Jan. 14-16 at Porter High School.
The New Caney ISD Child Nutrition Department was “fired up” by motivational speaker Aric Bostick Jan. 18 during an in-service training event held at Tavola Elementary School.
Jan. 19, 2016 - The Board of Trustees recognized January Athletes of the Month at the Jan. 18 regular meeting.
Jan. 19, 2016 - January is School Board Recognition Month, and New Caney ISD joins other districts across the state as they honor the countless contributions of these locally elected advocates for public education.
Jan. 18, 2016 - Congratulations to the New Caney HS UIL Accounting Team for placing second in the Willis High School Invitational tournament on Saturday, Jan. 16.
Jan. 18, 2016 - This past weekend, students from Infinity Early College High School volunteered their time at the East Montgomery County Improvement District Fire & Ice Festival.
Jan. 13, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Special Board of Trustees Meeting scheduled for Thursday, January 14, 2016 has been canceled. It will be rescheduled at a later time.
Jan. 12, 2016 - New Caney High School Sophomores attended a special class meeting Jan. 11.
Jan. 12, 2016 - The New Caney High School Theater Arts department is bringing to you an over the top hilarious comedy for your viewing pleasure.
Jan. 12, 2016 - The College Board has created a new redesigned SAT that shifts the focus to more real-world problem solving and analytical skills and also employs a more forgiving scoring system.
Jan. 12, 2016 - Isaac Martinez, of Porter High School, was recently named a member of the Texas Music Educators Association All-State Band, attaining a rank among the top three percent of band students in the state of Texas.
Jan. 12, 2016 - With a 3-0 win over Willis Saturday morning, the Porter Lady Spartans captured the Kat Cup championship at Dutch Lions FC complex.
Jan. 12, 2016 - Porter (2-1), a team that reached the Region III-5A quarterfinals last spring, scored three goals in the first half and once more in the second.
Jan. 8, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Board of Trustees approved the appointment of Jim Holly as Porter High School Campus Athletic Coordinator/Head Football Coach at a special meeting Thursday, Jan. 7.
Jan. 6, 2016 - The Porter High School Fine Arts Department will produce the district musical this year.
Jan. 6, 2016 - The boys soccer team made the playoffs for the first time, then advanced to the Class 5A regional quarterfinals, proving anything's possible for the program and pushing the bar higher for the future.
Jan. 6, 2016 - The New Caney ISD Rodeo Art Show will be held 1-3 pm, Saturday, Jan. 16 in the Porter High School library.