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Buses behind schedule 01.20.2017

Some Northfield Public Schools buses are running significantly behind schedule this morning due to some refreezing conditions in rural areas. As of now, buses 3, 11, 12, 20, 25 are running behind schedule. We appreciate your patience this morning. Please contact Benjamin Bus with any questions at 507.645.5720.

School Closed | 01.17.2017

Northfield Public Schools will be closed on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, due to the continuing icy conditions.

You can learn more about weather-related delays and closings at:

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 »

After School & Evening Activities cancelled, Saturday activities cancelled

All after school and evening activities are cancelled today (Friday, December 16) and all activities are cancelled for Saturday, December 17th. This is due to the inclement weather arriving late Friday afternoon that is forecast to continue to create difficult conditions through most of Saturday.




Teachers Honored by TIES for Exceptional Use of Technology

Two teachers from Northfield Public Schools have been honored as TIES Exceptional Teachers at the annual Educational Technology Conference on December 13.  More »

Spanish Radio Show Receives Award

At the 2016 Community Education Conference, the radio show “El Super Barrio Latino” was awarded a Minnesota Community Education Association Project Award (MCEA). Project awards are presented to outstanding projects that have exemplified the concept of Community Education. More »

Tattered Pages Looking for Donations

Northfield Middle School’s student-run bookstore, The Tattered Pages, is now accepting donations for the upcoming tenth annual Holiday Shopping Extravaganza. More »

ThoughtExchange “Join the Conversation” 2016

Northfield Public Schools would like to hear what you think about our schools and to better understand what is important to you, both in our schools and in the District.

ThoughtExchange is an online learning process More »

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