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World’s Largest Swimming Lesson – Thursday, June 22

Help set a Guinness World Record, while receiving a free swimming lesson! To build awareness of drowning prevention, thousands of people across the globe will try for the largest number of swimmers participating in a lesson in one day. More »

All Comers Track Meet – Wednesday, July 21

Show off your speed, or just your sense of fun, at the All Comers Track Meet on Wednesday evening, July 21, at the Northfield Middle School Track. More »

Fall Sport Meeting & Registration

Get ready for Northfield High School fall athletic practices on Monday, Aug. 14, by making sure to register online and submit a printed copy of the participating student’s sports physical form. More »

Summer Music in Bridge Square

The Northfield Community Band will kick off its free concert series at 7 p.m. on June 8 at Bridge Square. Bring a blanket or chairs at 7 p.m. every following Thursday in June, and enjoy music and the river view from the downtown park. More »

Greenvale Park Principal Selected

Sam Richardson (1)Northfield Public Schools is pleased to announce that Mr. Sam Richardson will be the next Principal at Greenvale Park Elementary School. Sam has served the last eight years as Principal at Glendale Elementary School in the Prior Lake-Savage School District.  More »

11 Selected as Minnesota Teacher of the Year Finalists

Northfield High School Social Studies Teacher Sarah Swan McDonald is one of eleven teachers from across the state that has been named a finalist in the 2017 Minnesota Teacher of the Year program. More »

Enjoy the Talent & Cuisine of Cinco de Mayo

Community members of all ages are invited to enjoy authentic Mexican food and entertainment at the Northfield Middle School’s 7th annual Cinco de Mayo celebration, from 5–8 p.m. on Thursday, May 4, at the middle school. More »

Bridgewater Principal Finalist for Minnesota National Distinguished Principal

Nancy Antoine, Principal of Bridgewater Elementary School, and a member of the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association (MESPA), is one of three finalists for Minnesota 2017 National Distinguished Principal (NDP). This marks the 34th year MESPA and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) have presented the prestigious award. More »

NHS Teacher Nominated for Teacher of the Year

Northfield High School teacher Sarah Swan McDonald is representing the Northfield School District as one of 132 candidates for Minnesota Teacher of the Year. See the Northfield News article highlighting this accomplishment.

Discover Your Results!

Recently, the school community took part in an online conversation to learn about what the School District is doing well and where Northfield Public Schools can improve. The thoughts and priorities have been reviewed and the results are ready to be shared. More »

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