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School begins Wednesday, August 15th at 8:10 am. ALL STUDENTS WILL BE DISMISSED AT 1:30 PM FOR THE FIRST WEEK OF SCHOOL. Please do not drop off students before 7:50 am, as there is no supervision. Students who are not accompanied by a parent or guardian are required to wait at the front of the school on the yellow line until the 8 am warning bell.


Please note: the PARKING LOTS WILL BE CLOSED to through traffic and parking is for employees and students who require handicap accessible spaces only. Please allow yourself extra time to find street parking and walk your student to class if you are driving. We have bike racks available in the front of the school for anyone who is riding their bikes and encourage our families to bike or walk to school!


Parents are invited to join us for our Welcome Back BEST Assembly at 1 pm, Wednesday the 15th.


SNACKS & LUNCHES: Please pack a healthy snack and lunch for your student! Hot lunches can be purchased for $3.25. Families who were on Free/Reduced Lunch plans last school year have a 30 day grace period. We encourage ALL families to visit the school meal website to apply for a Free/Reduced Lunch plan, and to manage your student's lunch meal account. Northwood does provide a free morning snack to students who do not have one. Please click HERE to visit the NVUSD Food Service home page for lunch menus, free/reduced meal applications, and online payment options. Northwood and NVUSD encourage students and families to make healthy food choices. Please refrain from sending sugary snacks such as candy or cookies to school with students.


EMERGENCY CARDS will be sent home for parents/guardians to fill out the first week of school, however if your student has a food or other allergy or health concern, please stop by the front office on the first day of school to let us know immediately. Students are not permitted to have medication with them at school. Any medication, including inhalers or epi-pens, must be brought into the front office by a parent or guardian. Doctor's notes are required. Please call the front office if you have any questions! 707-253-3471


If you have not already purchased your student's supplies, you can view classroom SUPPLY LISTS HERE. And don't forget if you are shopping on Amazon, you can help support our school by shopping via the AmazonSmile link on our home page. Amazon donates a percentage of your total directly to our school at no additional cost to you!


Tuesday, August 14th class lists will be posted outside the front office at 3 pm. Join us at 3:30 pm for the DEDICATION AND GRAND OPENING OF JOE'S PATH which is located in the back field connecting Linda Vista Avenue to the school. Please click here for more information on Joe and the Horn Family. Following the dedication ceremony, we will have a KINDER "SNEAK A PEAK" at 4:30 pm where our new Eaglets can meet their teacher and fellow classmates and see their new classroom.


If you are new to the neighborhood and still need to register your student, or have any questions or concerns about medication or accessibility requirements for your student, you can call or visit our school office this week. For registration requirements, please visit the district website by clicking here and bring all necessary documents with you to register. 


Don't forget to connect with us on Facebook for events, photos, and news throughout the year! Visit our School Calendar to see upcoming dates for Back to School night and our first PFC meeting for the new year!




Joe's Path

Please join us on Tuesday, August 14th at 3:30 pm for a dedication and grand opening ceremony!


landscape architect design of joe s path, with paved concrete and shade trees leading across the back field onto the school

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2214 Berks St.

Napa, CA 94558


(707) 253-3471 (phone)

(707) 259-8424 (fax)


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