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.
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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.
At a special meeting on July 24, the Board of Education officially voted to hold a November 7, 2017, election for the purpose of expanding and extending the current operating levy and for the purpose of selling bonds to implement components of the Master Facilities Plan.
Help set a Guinness World Record while receiving a free swimming lesson!
Show off your speed, or just your sense of fun, at the All Comers Track Meet on Wednesday evening, July 21, at the Northfield Middle School Track.
Get ready for Northfield High School fall athletic practices on Monday, Aug. 14, by making sure to register online and submit a printed copy of the participating student’s sports physical form.
At their June 12th meeting, the Board of Education directed administrators to begin preparations for a November 7, 2017, election for the purpose of expanding and extending the current operating levy and for the purpose of selling bonds to implement components of the Master Facilities Plan.
The Northfield Community Band will kick off its free concert series at 7 p.m. on June 8 at Bridge Square. Bring a blanket or chairs at 7 p.m. every following Thursday in June, and enjoy music and the river view from the downtown park.
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.