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Attendance News!


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.

The district goal is 96%.

The top five classes at Northwood will receive the attendance banners for the month.  Also, there will be popcorn parties for the top classes.  


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


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Kojima, Andrea


      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.


Northwood is collecting Boxtops! Please bring them to the office.

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    Welcome Back Roadrunners!

Important Dates:

Parent Conferences

November 19th and 20th 2015

No School November 19th and 20th 2015


Events at Northwood School

Family Movie Night

December 17, 2015





Red Ribbon Week 2015

Northwood School Schedule

Our 2015-2016 school schedule is as follow: School begins at 8:40 AM and ends at 3:22 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday.   Our Wednesday schedule is now early out with school starting at 8:40 AM and ending at 1:22 pm.

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.

Fresh Market Day at Northwood School - March 12, 2015

Grade 3



"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."




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.

  To Inspire Each Student

To Extraordinary Achievement Every Day

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Dismissal and Arrival Time Reminders


Mon. Tues. Thurs. and Fri.—School Begins Promptly at 8:40 am and ends at 3:22 pm

Þ Breakfast served from 8:05-8:35

Þ Students who are NOT eating breakfast should not arrive before 8:25, yard supervision begins at 8:25

Parents should pick students up in the front of the school.  Teachers will walk students to the front area at dismissal.


Early Out WEDNESDAY—School Begins Promptly at 8:40 am and dismissal is at 1:22 pm

Þ Students will receive lunch prior to dismissal

Þ If special arrangements need to be made for early out Wednesday, please contact the school office

Parents should pick students up in the front of the school.  Teachers will walk students to the front area at dismissal.





News, Notes & Votes
On Tuesday, Nov. 17, the Twin Rivers school board met during regular session at the District Office on McClellan Park.


Please click HERE for meeting highlights. Continue

Nov. 16 Message from Superintendent Dr. Steven Martinez


Our school community is the latest to be stunned by gun violence which struck two Grant Union High School students last Friday, taking the life of an innocent, promising and beloved student and injuring another. Words cannot adequately... Continue

California Healthy Kids Survey
Twin Rivers’ students in 7th through 12th grades are being asked to take part in the California Healthy Kids Survey, sponsored by the California Department of Education. This important survey will help promote better health and well-being am... Continue