The annual Parent Information Meeting about scheduling for our incoming 9th graders and high schoolers will be on Wednesday, May 1st at 6:00 in the Nixon Cafeteria.
We will not have classes Friday in observance of Good Friday. We will also not have classes on Monday as we will be taking advantage of a "bad weather make-up day". Have a great upcoming four day weekend and a safe and happy Easter!
Yearbook sales have now begun. High school books are $40.00, and middle school/elementary books are $25.00. You can pay cash, check, or order online at www.yearbookforever.com. Forms have been passed out to the student, or you can pick up a form in the campus office.
The Yoakum High School track meet has been postponed due to expected inclement weather to Friday, March 1st. Field Events are scheduled to start at 1:00 with running events to follow.
The game against San Marcos Home School that was scheduled for February 23rd (This Saturday) in Nixon has been cancelled, due to the opponent having some scheduling conflicts. This game will not be rescheduled.
Red bus is running 30 to 45 minutes late this morning. We apologize for the inconvenience
The Lady Mustangs ended district in a tie with Yoakum for the 4th place playoff spot. We will have a tie breaker game Friday, February 8th, in Luling with a 6:30 tip-off. GO LADY MUSTANGS!!
The RISE bus is running 20-25 minutes behind schedule. Please call 830-534-1536 extension 411 if you have any questions. El autobús RISE está funcionando 20-25 minutos tarde. Si tiene alguna pregunta, llame al 830-534-1536 extensión 411.
ATTENTION: There will be Substitute Teacher Training on January 24th from 9-11am at La Casita.
We have just added a game to the boys' basketball schedule. It is a home game next Tuesday, December 11th, against Bloomington. The JV at 5pm and Varsity at 6:30pm. #mustangPRIDE
The Honor Society is having a Carwash at Alamo Lumber Saturday November 3rd from 10 am - 2:30 pm. Please come out and support our students!
Natalia has informed us that they only have 1 MS team this week. The 8th grade team will play against Natalia @ 5:30 in Nixon. So there will only be 1 game in Nixon Thursday. Currently, we are trying to schedule a game for our 7th grade against Kennedy in Kennedy at 5pm.
Students did not receive the Be a Champion meal that is usually served at the end of the day today because the company did not arrive on time for delivery. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Dear Parents and Families of Nixon-Smiley CISD, We are aware that a news story was aired last night alleging one of our teachers had said something inappropriate. Be assured, Nixon-Smiley CISD does not take such accusations lightly. However, in the best interest of all involved, we are carefully sorting through facts, perceptions, assumptions, and rumors. Above all else, we are trying to ensure that everything we do is in the best interest of students. Thank you.
In order to preserve the condition of the field in Skidmore for Friday's game, the middle school games have been moved to Nixon. We will have (3) games this evening starting with the 7th grade at 5pm, 8th grade at 6pm and the JV at 7pm.
Due to the inclement weather this week, Thursdays' games scheduled as home games will be moved to Stockdale. The move was made to try and preserve the field for Friday's contest. 7th grade-5pm (6 min quarters) 8th grade-5:45 pm - (7 min quarters) JV game-6:45pm -(8 min quarters)
Attention N-S Elementary Stakeholders: There will be public meeting at the elementary campus on 9/25/18 at 4pm to discuss the performance of the elementary and their campus performance objectives and to solicit input on their Targeted Improvement Plan.
MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL LOCATION CHANGE: The middle school football games this Thursday, September 20th versus Cole will be here at Mustang stadium. The 7th grade will start at 5pm and the 8th grade will follow.
Update: VARSITY FOOTBALL ANNOUNCEMENT In an abundance of caution over the predicted weather issues, we have rescheduled Friday's football game. We will play on Thursday (tomorrow). Kick off will be at 7pm. Please note that is half an hour earlier than usual. Reschedule for Mini Cheerleaders: Mini Cheer Camp Cheerleaders will now cheer at the October 12th game against Poth. Volleyball will play early Friday, with games scheduled at 4:30 and 5:30pm.
VARSITY FOOTBALL ANNOUNCEMENT In an abundance of caution over the predicted weather issues, we have rescheduled Friday's football game. We will play on Thursday (tomorrow). Kick off will be at 7pm. Please note that is half an hour earlier than usual. Volleyball will play early Friday, with games scheduled at 4:30 and 5:30pm.
Calling all elementary students’ grandparents! We will be celebrating Grandparents Day at school on Friday, September 7th from 8:00-9:00 AM for grades PK AM/HeadStart to 4th grade and from 1:00-1:45 for PK PM. Grandparents will be able to visit the classrooms of their grandchild and read a book. We look forward to seeing our loving grandparents!
Due to the possibility of rain all week, the Mustang Junior Varsity football game scheduled for Thursday, September 6th has been moved to George West
Yellow bus is running 30 minutes late due to an unforeseen issue.
Tonight the Nixon Smiley Mustang Football team will scrimmage the Randolph Ro-Hawks. LET'S GO MUSTANGS!! To find out more information about the football schedule check out http://www.nixonsmiley.net/o/ns-high/athletics #mustangPRIDE
Be A Champion's start date has been pushed back to Tuesday, September 4th. Beginning on September 4th, Be A Champion will begin serving a free meal to all of our students at the end of the school day!
Meet the Teacher is tonight! (¡Conoce al Maestro es esta noche!) Middle School and High School: 4:30-6:00. Elementary: 5:30-7:00.
Reminder: Today is the last day of registration for students K-12. We will be in the Nixon Cafetorium until 3:30.
Kindergarten - 12th Grade Registration is today from 10:00am - 5:30pm in the Nixon Cafetorium. See you there!
ATTENTION PARENTS OF RETURNING ELEMENTARY STUDENTS: Registration is open for RETURNING K-4 STUDENTS ONLY. Follow the link to begin: http://www.nixonsmiley.net/o/ns-elementary/page/registration--98
Attention parents of children ages birth to 3 years! Your child at an where brain development is critical. Click the link to help your child get the best start! http://littletexans.org/Home.aspx
SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION RESULTS Place 2: Bud Box (ran unopposed) Place 3: Richard Lott (ran unopposed) Place 6: Aly Tschoepe (106 votes) Clay Allen (55 votes)
Just a reminder... early voting ends tomorrow at 4pm. Election day is Saturday, May 5 at Nixon City Hall, Smiley Fire Station and Leesville Methodist Church from 7am - 7pm. Must show a photo ID.
Tickets are sold out for the Texas Hold'Em Tournament tomorrow night.
WHAT: Town Hall Meeting WHEN: March 27, 2018 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Nixon-Smiley High School Cafeteria The purpose of this event is to gather community input regarding a proposal to arm certain designated staff members.
Stockdale has canceled their JV baseball season for the time being. Tuesday's game, March 13, has now become a Varsity only game starting at 6:00pm.
The girls' softball game scheduled Tuesday 27th has been moved to Monday 26th at 6pm in Schulenburg due to threat of inclement weather.
Substitute training - February 2nd at 9:00 at La Casita
Christmas Holiday for students is December 18, 2017 until January 2, 2018. School will resume on January 3, 2018.
BAND ANNOUNCEMENT!! Nixon-Smiley had five band students make the ATSSB region band - Natasha Lazo, Daniel Ochoa, Jacob Casas, Joel Barajas, K'Lynn Bustos, and Efren Olalde. Additionally, Natasha, Jacob and Efren qualified for Area auditions, to be held in Orange Grove in January. The Region band clinic/concert will be held on Monday, Dec. 4, at LaVernia HS. Congratulations to all....thank you for your hard work and dedication!!
MUSTANG ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB We are needing Mustang Athletic Booster Club Members. If you are interested in becoming a member please call Traci Newman at 830-582-1536 ext 201. We are trying to get the businesses in town to become a Gold Member. You will get a 3 x 5 Mustang flag to fly outside your business or home. Anyone can become a Gold Member. Please support your Mustangs!!!!
Jacob Casas Makes a One at State Jacob Casas, 11th grade, earned a first division medal at the annual UIL Texas State Solo & Ensemble competition that was held at Hendrickson High School (Pflugerville) on Saturday May 27. Of particular note, Jacob earned this medal on a secondary instrument, the tuba, which is not his usual concert instrument, euphonium. Congratulation Jacob. Nixon-Smiley is very proud of Jacob and his accomplishment.
Congratulations to the following Mustang Baseball players, for earning all district honors for the 2017 Baseball Season First Team All District Infielder Jordan Van Auken Fisrt Team All District Outfielder Colby Newman Second Team All District Infielder Devin Hester Second Team All District Outfielder Dylan Maldonado Second Team All District Pitcher Ricky Flores Honorable Mention Outfielder Joey Mendez Honorable Mention Infielder Emilio Guzman Honorable Mention Catcher Jason Yell