Northwood Elementary School

Northwood Elementary School  |   2214 Berks Street  |  Napa, CA 94558  |  707-253-3471
 

Welcome to Northwood

At Northwood Elementary School, we are a community committed to working together to provide a quality education for our students. We strive for excellence in academics, but we also realize the whole individual is growing and developing at this time. Mind, Body, & Spirit. At Northwood, parents, teachers and the students themselves understand that a positive learning environment is critical.  That's why we go to great lengths to promote teamwork, respect, responsibility and the joy of learning.

Latest News

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Get Your School Yearbook!

Posted by Dana Page on Tuesday, May 27, 2014,

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New Fundraising Event!

Posted by Dana Page on Friday, April 25, 2014,

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Teacher Appreciation Week

Posted by Dana Page on Friday, April 18, 2014,
Teacher Appreciation Week is Monday April 28th through Friday May 2nd!!! Please help students give their teachers an extra special "thank you!" on Thursday and Friday, and Monday/Tuesday help from parents would be great!  Please note the schedule below so your child(ren) can be prepared!!
Monday- Coffee and assorted pastries will be provided for teachers in room 10.
Tuesday- A potluck style brunch is put out for them in room 10.
Wednesday-  The Teachers and Faculty are treated to brun...

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Northwood Auction Success!

Posted by Dana Page on Tuesday, April 15, 2014,
Thank you, thank you to all who donated to and/or attended our annual Twilight In The Vineyard event. Your support is greatly appreciated! 

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Check out this Northwood School video!

Posted by Dana Page on Tuesday, April 15, 2014,


Northwood faculty and kids got together to create a heartfelt and inspirational school video.

Click here to enjoy!!



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Parent Participation Needed!

Posted by Dana Page on Thursday, March 13, 2014,

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Read-a-Thon Reminder

Posted by Dana Page on Wednesday, February 26, 2014,
Just a reminder to parents that Read-a-Thon packets are due back Friday, February 28th.
Please remember to send it to school with your child. Thank you!

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Don't Miss the Upcoming Dine and Donate Events

Posted by Dana Page on Friday, February 21, 2014,
Filippi's Pizza on March 10th, 2014






Villa Corona on April 9th, 2014

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Winter Holiday Choral Music Programs

Posted by Dana Page on Friday, December 13, 2013,
The 2013 Northwood Winter Holiday Choral Music Program schedule is a follows:

Kindergarten - Friday, December 20th @ 8:15 AM
1st Grade - Tuesday, December 17th @ 7:00 PM
2nd Grade - Wednesday, December 18th @ 6.30 PM

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Dine & Donate at The Habit!

Posted by Dana Page on Sunday, November 10, 2013,
On Tuesday, December 3rd, please support Northwood School AND enjoy fabulous food at The Habit Burger Grill (1735 Trancas St. #D, Napa) for December's Dine & Donate event.

Dine at The Habit Burger Grill between 4 & 9 PM and give them a copy of the flyer. The flyer will be included in the Tuesday folder or can be downloaded here. 20% of your bill will be donated to the school. Thanks for your support!

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Outdoor Education Fundraiser

Posted by Dana Page on Thursday, October 24, 2013,
The Outdoor Education fundraiser is here until November 8. This year it is a catalog sale filled with items such as wrapping paper, bake ware, magazines and jewelry. Support your favorite 4th or 5th grader today! There will also be a catalog in the office. For questions please contact Shannon Marek at 255-5171, or Jennifer Jensen at 226-3518.

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Northwood Halloween Parade

Posted by Dana Page on Monday, October 14, 2013,




All of our little ghosts, goblins, princesses and superheroes will be strutting their stuff in the Halloween parade at a new time. If students chose to wear a costume for the parade, they should arrive to school wearing it. Parents are welcome to stay for the parade. Please park in the surrounding neighborhood and/or walk as the parking lot will be crowded.

Students will need to change into regular clothes after the parade. We recommend wearing clothes under the costume so students can easi...

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Common Core Parent Workshop

Posted by Dana Page on Monday, October 14, 2013,





Parents are invited to a workshop to learn about the Common Core State Standards, led by NVUSD Assistant Superintendent Elena Toscano. It is essential that parents know about these changes in student learning expectations, and what resources are available to help you support your child. It will be held on Wednesday, October 23 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. and hosted by the Napa County Office of Education located at 2121 Imola Ave. The cost is $10 and includes dinner. Please RSVP to NCOE ...

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Jog-A-Thon Reminder

Posted by Dana Page on Monday, October 14, 2013,
Thank you for everyone who helped out at this year's jog-a-thon! Please remember to turn in your pledge money by Tuesday, October 15th.

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The Jog-A-Thon is coming up!

Posted by Dana Page on Thursday, October 3, 2013,
Earn prizes by collecting those pledges! This year's "Boot Camp" Jog-A-Thon pledge recruitment has officially commenced. Students can earn some GREAT prizes by bringing in pledge money through October 15th. If you did not receive a Jog-A-Thon packet or need an extra one, please visit the school office. We are also looking for volunteers. If you can help please click here to sign up via Google Docs.

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Dine and Donate at Mary's Pizza Shack

Posted by Dana Page on Thursday, October 3, 2013,
Please join Mary's Pizza Shack in supporting Northwood Elementary with a Dine and Donate Fundraiser Monday, October 14th. For Northwood to get credit, you must bring the full Dine and Donate flyer to Mary's Pizza Shack in Napa. Click here to print the flyer. Twenty percent of your purchase will be donated to the school when you present the flyer with your order.

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Upcoming ALPS Events

Posted by Dana Page on Thursday, October 3, 2013,
Greetings from ALPS -- Advanced Learner Programs & Services,

We would like to let you know about 2 exciting events coming up.

First, ALPS Back to School Night will be held on Wednesday, Oct 9th from 6-8 pm in the district office Board Room at 2425 Jefferson St. All teachers and parents of elementary, middle, and high school students are invited to attend. Information about our program, the ALPS Project Zone, Napa Valley Writing Project, Mathletes, SurferMath, and Sylvan Learning Center...

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Sept. 30th - Oct. 4th Are Early Release Days

Posted by Dana Page on Monday, September 30, 2013,
We wanted to remind you that all week Sept. 30th to Oct. 4th, we will be having Parent/Teacher Conferences and dismissal time is 12 noon. All kinders will come to school at 8:10 and get out at 12:00.

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Congratulations Northwood Students!

Posted by Dana Page on Tuesday, August 13, 2013,
Congratulations to Northwood students for scoring highest in science on the CST for all of Napa elementary schools with 75% of all 5th graders being proficient or advanced. 

The Napa Register highlighted our success recently, but only told part of the story.  Northwood is committed to building science skills at all grade levels from kindergarten up.  Our success at fifth grade shows a strong foundation which our talented team at 5th grade is able to build on.  As a school we have many op...

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A big THANK YOU to our top school sponsors! Please give their businesses your support.

Ranch Market
Arik Housley
4215 Solano Ave.
Napa, CA 94558

Dr. Eric A. Perez, D.D.S.
1230 Jefferson Street
Napa, CA 94558


Upcoming Events

Presidents Day Holiday
February 14th-17th

Spring Break
March 24th-28th

Twilight in the Vineyard
April 12th


 

 

 Northwood is an active BEST elementary school that promotes respect, responsibility,

safety and learning for all.

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2214 Berks Street  |  Napa  |  CA  |  94558  |  (707) 253-3471