Nueces Canyon Consolidated Independent School District
Nueces Canyon Consolidated ISD has two schools – one in Barksdale and one in Camp Wood.
- Nueces Canyon Junior High/High (Barksdale; Grades 7–12)
- Nueces Canyon Elementary (Camp Wood; Grades K–6)
Marching: The Nueces Canyon Band received fourth place at the Texas UIL State Area E Marching Competition in 2005–2006.
In 2006–2007, Nueces Canyon Received a Division 1 rating at the Region 11 Marching Contest in Hondo.
The Panther Band is going back to state this year (2007–2008) after receiving a Division 1 rating at Crystal City. They received a Division 1 rating at the Region 11 Marching Contest in Hondo and also a Division 1 rating at Area Marching at San Antonio East Central.
Concert: Nueces Canyon has received sweepstakes 3 years in a row. In 2005, 2006, and, 2007.