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.
The district's transportation provider, Benjamin Bus, has a few tips to help families prepare for riding the bus. As the new year begins, these reminders can help to keep students safe.
Northfield Public Schools is pleased to announce that Mr. Sam Richardson will be the next Principal at Greenvale Park Elementary School. Sam has served the last eight years as Principal at Glendale Elementary School in the Prior Lake-Savage School District.
Community Services will experience a phone outage on Thursday, April 20, as the Northfield Community Resource Center upgrades its building phone system.