Northwood is collecting Boxtops! Please bring them to the office.
Attendance + Academics = Achievement
Please make every effort to get your child here on time each day, and to make any appointments before or after school.
Northwood school had a 97% average regarding attendance in the month of The district goal is 96%.
The top five classes at Northwood will receive the attendance banners for the month.
Please make sure to notify the office when your child is absent.
Call 566-2705 and press the #2 for our attendance hotline.
Northwood Events & Notices
The staff, students and community will work together to provide a safe, supportive learning environment in which students strive to achieve their full potential.
Northwood Elementary School utilizes various specialized programs to support its curriculum. English Language Development instruction is administered by classroom teachers certified with CLAD (Cross-cultural, Language and Academic Development) credentials.
Dates for your Calendar:
The First Day of School
August 14, 2014
There is a Minimum Day
Friday August 29, 2014
Events at Northwood School
Back to School Night
Thursday, September 4, 2014
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Fresh Market Day at Northwood School
Click the link below to view the slideshow of our students' day with Fresh Market:
Our 2013-2014 school schedule remains the same. School begins at 8:45 AM Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday. Our Late Wednesday schedule continues with school starting at 10:10 AM. School ends at 3:20 PM every day.
Our school goals emphasis is 21st century learning with an integration of the arts to help students achieve their very best. Become an active member of our school! We have many ways and opportunities for families and community members to volunteer.
We will be posting updates on this website so stay tuned for more information.
Harvest Festival 2012
To Inspire Each Student
To Extraordinary Achievement Every Day
Home of the Road Runners
Dismissal and Arrival Time Reminders
Mon. Tues. Thurs. and Fri.—School Begins Promptly at 8:45
Þ Breakfast served from 8:10-8:40
Þ Students who are NOT eating breakfast should not arrive before 8:25, yard supervision begins at 8:25
LATE START WEDNESDAY—School Begins Promptly at 10:10
Þ Breakfast served from 9:35-10:05
Þ Students who are NOT eating breakfast should not arrive before 9:50, yard supervision begins at 9:50
Þ If special arrangements need to be made for late start Wednesday, please contact the school office
Dismissal is at 3:20, parents should pick students up in the front of the school-teachers will walk students to the front area at dismissal.
Day of Peace
International Day of Peace Celebration
Sunday, September 21 1-5 p.m.
World Peace Rose Garden-15 and L Street Continue
Bone Marrow Drive
The community is encouraged to participate in a Bone Marrow Donor Drive on Sept. 19 at the Rio Linda Knights vs. Foothill Mustangs football game. Click on the link for more information. Continue
September Professional Development Days
Twin Rivers has scheduled Professional Development (PD) for teachers in September. Please check the links below and confirm which day your child’s school is not in session:
September 19, 2014 [ENGLISH/SPANISH FLIER]