The period for filing affidavits of candidacy for school board begins Tuesday, July 31, 2018 and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.
Mrs. Magnuson and her 7th grade students donate 80 quilts!
The Northfield Community Band will kick off its free concert series at 7 p.m. on June 7 in Bridge Square. Bring a blanket or chairs at 7 p.m. every Thursday in June to enjoy music and the river view from the downtown park.
Mayor for a Day Essay Contest, a first time award, was presented to three Northfield Public School Students. Congratulations to Madyson Sevcik, a fifth grader at Bridgewater, Lola McCarty, a fifth grader at Sibley, and Ben Flory, a fourth grader at Sibley. They received their awards at the Annual State of the City Address given by Mayor Pownell on Monday, March 19.
Community members of all ages are invited to enjoy authentic Mexican food and entertainment at the Northfield Middle School's 8th annual Cinco de Mayo celebration, from 5–9 p.m. on Friday, May 4, at the middle school.
Please look at the updated version of the 2018 -2019 school calendar on the website.
The District will extend the student calendar by one day to June 8, 2018.
Northfield School District voters approved an increased operating levy but did not approve the District's request for $109 million in bonds to address numerous facilities projects.
As National School Bus Safety Week approaches (October 16-20), the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is reminding motorists that failing to stop for school buses can risk children’s lives. In Minnesota, motorists must stop at least 20 feet from a school bus that is displaying red flashing lights and a stop arm when approaching from the rear and from the opposite direction on undivided roads.
The community is invited to learn more about the upcoming Special Election on November 7, 2017, by attending a presentation by Superintendent Dr. Matt Hillmann about the operating levy and bond referendum election. The presentation will be held on Monday, October 16 beginning at 7 PM in the Northfield High School Auditorium.