New legislation makes Juneteenth a statewide holiday in Minnesota beginning in 2023. The Northfield School District will be closed on June 19, 2023, to observe the holiday. This post includes information about the holiday, that all school programs are canceled on that day, and resources to help you learn more about Juneteenth.
The district will host a bus trip to tour the new Owatonna High School on Saturday, Dec. 9, boarding at 12:15 p.m at Northfield High School Door. No. 1. The new Owatonna High School opened this fall.
The tour of Northfield High School, originally scheduled for Dec. 9, is rescheduled for Dec. 12 from 6 pm—8 pm. Meet in the high school media center.
This update includes information about the Memorial Day celebration, a legislative update, the latest Northfield Teaching Fellows awardees, an alumni spotlight highlighting an article about 2016 graduate Ben Wang, information about the air quality index and school activities, an open invitation to meet with me about issues important to you on June 12, and a board update.
This message was sent to families on 5/8/2023 about threatening graffiti found at Northfield High School. The Northfield Police Department determined it was **not** a credible threat.
This update includes a follow-up on the priority-based budget reduction process, a note of the district's solidarity with St. Olaf College, a reminder about the upcoming Arts á la Carte event, and several points of recognition.
This is a message that Greenvale Park principal Sam Richardson sent to that school's families on April 13, 2023.
This post includes several updates about the district's priority-based budget reduction process.
This message was sent to all district families following up on the Northfield Middle School fire alarm that prompted an evacuation this morning.
Northfield School District families received this update on March 22, 2023. It includes a reminder about the parent/caregiver survey, a reminder about the March 23, 2023, public meeting related to the priority-based budget reductions, and an invitation to schedule a 1:1 meeting with the superintendent.
This update includes information about our priority-based budget update and upcoming public meetings (March 16 and March 23), our annual parent/caregiver experience survey, this year's "grown your own" grant application process, the introduction of our new Director of Special Services, the YouthBank awards, a winter activities update, and a board update.
Today’s update includes information about our priority-based budget reduction process, information about the legislature and school funding, a movie screening about trauma to be presented by Northfield Rotary, a recap of our Feb. 20 professional development day for staff, a follow-up about the transportation delays that occurred on Feb. 27, and a board update.