Northwood Notes: January 27, 2023
Northwood Elementary School - Together We Soar!
Disability Awareness Workshop
4th and 5th grade students at Northwood participated in a Disabilities Awareness Workshop. During this time they were able to grow their awareness and empathy for people with different types of disabilities. Thank you to Mrs. Campbell, the PTA and the parent volunteers for bringing this opportunity to our students.
NEW DATE!!!!!! Kindergarten Information Night
If you have an incoming Kindergarten student or know of any families that do, our Kindergarten Information Night is on Monday, January 30, from 6:30-7:30 p.m.This meeting will be held at Northwood Elementary in our learning commons. Our staff will be providing important information to help families prepare for starting school and share the Kindergarten curriculum.
Late Start Drawing Classes Opportunity
PTA Announcements and Events!
Talent Show Information
Get Ready To Show Us Your Talent!
Northwood's Talent Show will take place on Friday, March 10th, in the ROMS auditorium. Start planning and rehearsing your acts now! We can't wait to see what you come up with! More info to follow. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Science Olympiad REgistration is Open!
SAVE THE DATE! Friday, MARCH 3rd, 2023! More information below!
Contact Melissa Mehigh with questions. 586-930-2510
Important Forms and Information
Parents wanting to utilize breakfast club may drop their children off starting at 7:55 at the main entrance. You must purchase breakfast to take part. Breakfast costs $1.25. More information about breakfast and lunch can be found here https://www.royaloakschools.org/district/administration/food-services/
Blessings in a Backpack
“Blessings in a Backpack” is a program designed to provide students on the free and reduced lunch program with enough food for three meals a day during the weekends. This program, administered by the Community Foundation of Greater Rochester, is active in Royal Oak Schools. If you agree to take part in this program during the school year, your child will receive a bag filled with food for the weekend. A bag of food will be put in your child's locker for take home on Fridays. The simple meals may include food like macaroni and cheese, beef ravioli, canned fruit, granola bars, soups, juice and other items. Students will receive a bag every week.
If you would like to have your child participate in this program, fill out the form below and mail it to the board office at 800 Devillen, Royal Oak, MI 48073, or just hit submit on this form. Please be sure to indicate on the form if you child has any food allergies. If your child has a food allergy, you as the parent are responsible for checking all food labels when the food arrives home. Royal Oak Schools, as well as Blessings in a Backpack, will not be held responsible for any accidental food allergen exposure.