Dear Northwood Families,
Mercer Island School District will be offering summer school for students who need an extra boost or to maintain skills over the summer. Current Mercer Island teachers and staff teach and support students. The summer school staff collects information from the current teachers to help determine areas of focus for the students. Parents who are interested can register online: Click here.
If you have questions, please contact Mary Newcomer (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Location: Northwood Elementary
Dates (15 Days):
9:00- 10:30- Literacy
10:45- 12:15- Mathematics
Summer School Cost
$250 for just literacy
$250 for just math
$500 for both content areas
Families interested in financial assistance may contact Mary Newcomer (email@example.com).
Believe it or not, 2017 is the year your 5th grader goes to middle school! The transition process for students and parents begins this March and runs through the first day of school next year on August 30th, 2017. In anticipation of how quickly spring will be upon us, we want to ask you to please SAVE the DATE for all the following important 5th to 6th transition activities. We have clearly indicated which events are for families, for parents and for students.
5th Grade Registration Information (packets distributed to students at their elementary): Registration information will be delivered to 5th grade classroom on March 17th. Families will need to complete the registration worksheet and turn it in to their 5th grade teachers by March 24th.
Gator for a Night . . . Incoming 6th Grade Family Night (for parents and incoming 6th graders): This event is on Tuesday, March 21 at IMS.
Click HERE to read more...
On February 27, our Mercer Island community was shaken and experienced a threat of violence, or in other words an act of domestic terrorism, against the Stroum Jewish Community Center. Our District condemns this threat of violence in the strongest terms possible, whether this reprehensible act was intended as an act of hate, anti-Semitism or otherwise intended as anti-immigrant. Read more...
March 8, 2017 - KMIH 889 The Bridge, the Mercer Island High School student radio station, received eight Golden Microphone awards at the 77th Annual Intercollegiate Broadcasting System Conference and Awards in New York City. Read more...
March 6, 2017 - Mercer Island School District is now accepting kindergarten registrations for the 2017-18 school year. Families may download the registration packet here and return it to their neighborhood school. Read more...
February 24, 2017 –The Mercer Island School District will present its second annual Pathfinder Awards to three graduates of Mercer Island High School whose achievements, strength of character, and citizenship inspire and challenge today’s youth to make significant contributions to humankind. Read more...
February 22, 2017 - This fall, two of the five Mercer Island School Board seats will be up for election. This includes board positions 2 and 4. Board members are elected to four-year terms by Mercer Island voters. Read more...
4:15 PM - 6:00 PM MIEA Representative Council
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM NW Pre-Kindergarten Assessment Day
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM School Board candidate informational meeting
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM MIHS ASB Elections
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Youth Suicide Prevention Workshop for parents
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Special School Board Meeting
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM School Board Meeting