This message includes a reminder about our distance learning day for all students on March 11, a reminder about the transition plan to have middle school, high school, and Area Learning Center (ALC) students attend classes on campus five days a week beginning on March 31, and a reminder about guidance about travel during spring break.
Recent COVID-19 Updates
» Thank you for your patience and understanding as we continue to adapt to the way COVID-19 has impacted our educational system. This page contains updates on COVID-19, archived messages, and helpful links.
» Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year! PreK through Grade 5 students will begin the school year using the in-person learning model. Students in Grades 6-12 will start using the hybrid learning model. The District also offers an online-only model for families called the Portage Option. This model will be led by Northfield Public Schools teachers.
This update contains two vital pieces of information with you about vaccinations for district staff and a plan to return middle and high school students to campus five days per week, beginning March 31.
This update contains critical information about the State of Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector and the renaming of Sibley Elementary School.
This update contains information about Governor Walz’s recent changes to the State’s Safe Learning Plan, a vaccination update, and spring break.
Superintendent Hillmann sent this message to families on February 12, 2021. It includes updates about our local infection situation, staff vaccinations, new CDC guidelines, a district office update, the Sibley Elementary name change, and an opportunity for feedback from the City of Northfield.
Superintendent Hillmann sent this message to families on February 1, 2021. It contains several important COVID-19 updates and resources for Black History Month and I Love to Read Month.
Superintendent Hillmann sent this message to families on January 22, 2021. It includes information about the District's return-to-campus plan.
This update includes another reminder about our return to campus plan, plans for weather cancellations/delays during learning model transitions, a reminder about some important child nutrition updates, and information about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day.
Superintendent Hillmann sent this message to families on January 8, 2021. This update focuses on our return-to-campus plan, an update about our 90-day pulse survey, and two items from our child nutrition department.
This update includes reminders about the District’s return-to-campus plan, a reminder about the District’s pulse survey, and an update about the Early Ventures situation shared with you a few weeks ago.