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Melanie Ready has been appointed as associate principal of Northwood and West Mercer Elementary Schools. The appointment is effective July 1 and subject to approval by the Mercer Island School Board.
August 17, 2018
Dear Northwood Parents and Guardians,
Welcome back to school!
We hope you have had an enjoyable summer with friends and family. We look forward to welcoming students and families to the 2018-19 school year in a short few weeks.
I would like to extend an extra warm welcome to families new to our district and our school. We look forward to meeting and working with you.
We have several events to welcome families to the new school year:Our Northwood PTA is hosting a Welcome Coffee for families of our 1st-5th grade students on their first day of school, Wednesday, September 5 from 9:15-10:30am. This is an opportunity to connect with other parents/guardians in our community, learn more about the PTA, learn about ways to become involved in the Northwood community, and sign-up to volunteer.
For our incoming Kindergarten families, the Northwood PTA is hosting a Kindergarten Welcome Coffee on the first day of Kindergarten, Friday, September 7 from 9:15-10:15am. This is an opportunity for our Kindergarten parents to connect with other Kindergarten parents/guardians in our community, learn more about the PTA, learn about ways to become involved in the Northwood community, and sign-up to volunteer.
Northwood Mission Statement
About NorthwoodAt Northwood, our mission is to provide all students access and opportunity to learn and grow academically, socially, and emotionally through meaningful relationships and relevant and engaging learning opportunities, supporting all members of our community to be better than we think we can be, and preparing to embrace the challenges of a changing world.
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM NW New Family & ELL Family Welcome Coffee
9:30 AM - 3:45 PM NW Picture Day
September 27, 2018
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM School Board Meeting
October 3, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM District New Family Event at IMS
October 10, 2018
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM NW Walk/Bike to School Day