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Student Hours

Daily Start Time: 8:15 am 

Dismissal: 2:57 pm M-T-Th-F

School Dismisses at 12:57 pm every Wednesday

 

Daily Breakfast Hours

 7:45 am - 8:15 am     

Students who are NOT eating breakfast  at school should NOT arrive before 8:00 a.m.

There is no supervision

before 8:00 a.m.

Contact Us

Office Hours:

7:30 am - 3:45 pm M-F

 

Principal: Kelly Grashoff 

Secretary: Linda Robinson

Admin. Clerk: Dianna Taft-Flores

Webmaster: Jaime Hare

2630 Taft Street, Sacramento, CA 95815 
Office Phone: (916) 566-2705 

(press "2" for attendance )

Fax: (916) 566-3583 

Attendance

Please make every effort to get your child to school by 8:15 am each day, and to make any appointments before or after school.

The district goal is 96%. The top five classes at Northwood will each receive an attendance banner and a popcorn party.

Please make sure to notify the office when your child is absent.

*If your child is late for school, they must report to the office for a late-slip. Students are not permitted into the classroom without a late slip if late.

Phone Policy

Office Phone:

The school phone is to be used for business purposes only.  Please try to make arrangements with your child prior to school. The phone is only available to students only with written permission from the teacher.

 

Cellphones:

Students are not allowed to use cell phones at school. 

Friday Newsletter & Home Communication

A parent newsletter from the principal will be sent home every Friday.  It includes a calendar of upcoming events. Please encourage your children to bring home all notices that they receive at school.  Extra newsletters are available in the office.

Breakfast/Lunch Menus

Menus are sent home monthly with your child. You can also access this month's menu here:

September 2017
menu

For questions regarding breakfast/lunch and payments, etc, please contact Ms. Jona in the cafe.

Registration

To register your child for school, you must live in the attendance area  and please bring the following items with you:

 

1) Birth Certificate

2) Utility, Rental, or Lease Agreement

3) Current Shot Records

 

Any questions, please call (916) 566-2705

Parent Involvement

Please join us for School Site Council, ELAC, and parent meetings.  Meeting times are listed in the weekly newsletter.  Also, if you are willing to assist in the classroom, please contact your child’s teacher.

Bus Tracker

Allows parents and students to view bus time, location, and projected arrival. My Stop App
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NORTHWOOD ELEMENTARY

 To Inspire Each Student to

Extraordinary Achievement Every Day

  

Welcome Roadrunner Families

to the 2017-18 School year! :)

School Events

September Attendance Champions

Top 3 Classes 

K-3:

Mr. Epworth, 97.7%

Ms. Wesselman, 96.8%

Mrs. McCall, 96.3%

 

4-6:

Ms. Souza, 97.5%

Mr. Matthews, 97.2%

Ms. Vitone, 96.3

Roadrunner News

 

Reclassified English Learners Luncheon 9-15-17

The lunches were provided by Doubletree Hotel and organized by Ms. Paule.

The students worked very hard to reach English proficiency. Hooray for them!

      Alexa Figueroa

     Evelyn Arellano 

   Daniel Mendoza Galindo

            Isael Rojas Moreno      

        Marty Vue     

         Nayeli Hernandez      

 Edgar Duran

 

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Congrats to our 2017 Masters After School Football Champion Team for having an undefeated season! Way to go!

Andrew Boyce    Fox Bullis    Brandon Choularath    Ryder Calvillo    

Eric Placencia    Manuel Avalos     Ziere Calvert     Seth Hobson    

Alijah Davis    Richard Sims    Ruben Garza    Sarina Ramos    

Queen Wright    Andres Alvarado    Cesar Mejia    Sebastian Correa  

 Darian Ramirez    Marcos Magallon    Vincent  Azocar

Coached by Mr. Matthews

2017-18 Calendar


 

TWIN RIVERS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT

"Twin Rivers  Unified School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression; or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.


If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or Director of the Student Services (CCR Title 5 and Title IX Officer), Rudy Puente, at 916-566-1620 or rudy.puente@twinriversusd.org. A copy of TRUSD uniform complaint or TRUSD non-discrimination policy are available upon request."

 

 

Staff/Employees

If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal, Superintendent of Human Resources/Labor Relations (CCR Title 5 and Title IX Officer), Dr. Jacqueline Perez, 916-566-1736 or Jacqueline.perez@twinriversusd.org . A copy of TRUSD uniform complaint or TRUSDnon-discrimination policy are available upon request.

Online Educational Resource Links


Click to access any of the resources below

SWUN Math Parent Connection

SWUN Math is our supplemental math curriculum.

SWUN Math

Think Central: Journeys & GoMath
Access your child's Language Arts & Math materials/textbooks.
Think Central

ST Math- JiJi
JiJI is a supplemental computer program designed to teach math through games.
JiJI

Accelerated Reader AR
Monitor your child's reading progress with AR.

AR

Accelerated Reader Bookfinder

Imagine Learning
Imagine Learning supports our beginning English Learners.
Imagine Learning

Other Resources

Google Classroom
Imagine Learning


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After School Program

https://cffsacramento.org/cms/

Program Hours:
M, T, TH, F from 2:57-6:00 p.m.
Wednesdays from 12:57-6:00 p.m.
*The MASTERS Expanded Learning Program is open every day when school is in session.

For questions, please contact:

 

Coordinator Michelle Evans

Email: michelle.evans@twinriversusd.org

Phone: (916) 529-2059

Physical Education


SPARK is the research based physical education program used during P.E. time at Northwood. For more information about the program, visit:

http://www.sparkpe.org/

Mrs. Velasquez is the Spark Coordinator

School-Wide Incentives

Phone Home Awards

Pride Tickets

Student Store

Weekly Awards

Trimester Awards

AR Reading Tags

Roadrunner Lunches

Northwood Trimester Awards Criteria

Principal’s Award:  

All A’s in overall subject area grades

 

Academic Excellence Award

 

Honor Roll  

A’s and B’s in overall subject area grades

 

Perfect Attendance:  

No lates, absences, early outs

 

Citizenship Award:  

No citations, office referrals, or suspensions

 

Achievement Award:

This is teacher’s choice for students who reflect outstanding improvement, effort, achievement, behavior, etc.

 

Classroom Volunteer Award:

This award recognizes outstanding parent/community volunteers.

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