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 »
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Bridgewater Principal Finalist for Minnesota National Distinguished Principal
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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 »
Register Early for Camp Invention Savings this Summer
Register for Camp Invention by March 20 and save $25 on this action-packed summer week of STEM activities. Local educators will lead youth entering kindergarten through sixth grade in hands-on science, technology, engineering and math activities. More »
Rock ‘n’ Roll Revival Ticket Information
Tickets to Northfield High School’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Revival will be on sale to the general public beginning February 13 at the high school office from 3 to 4 p.m. until all seats are sold. More »
Northfield VFW Patriotic Essay Contest Winners Read to Veterans
Students with contest-winning essays read to Northfield’s Veterans of Foreign Wars post on January 11 and went on to represent Northfield in the state competition.
Northfield High School student Logan Ledman, who won second place last year, took first place for his essay inspired by a recent visit to Arlington Cemetery. To read the complete story, go to the Northfield News. Logan went on to compete at the State VFW competition where his essay and speech on “My Responsibility to America” earned him second place out of nine State VFW District Champions.
School Board Welcomes New Member
School Board members elected in November were seated at the School Board organizational meeting on January 9. Newly elected Board member Amy Goerwitz joined incumbents Rob Hardy, Ellen Iverson and Noel Stratmoen in reciting the Oath of Office to begin their four-year term. More »
Students Collect Over 2,400 Books for Northfield Promise
Northfield elementary students collected more than 2,400 books to donate to Northfield Promise.
Thanks to volunteer coordinators at Greenvale Park, Sibley and Bridgewater Elementary schools, the students found a way to help fellow students. More »
Thought Exchange – Thank you for participating!
This winter we invited our school communities to share their thoughts about what we’re doing well and where we can improve. We then invited participants to review and prioritize the thoughts of others by placing stars next to the ideas that were most important to them. Our goal is to gather feedback from our parents, staff, and community. More »