2022-2023 Proposed Budget
COVID Case Counts in the NWSD (as of May 26, 2022)
1 positive student quarantine & masking
1 positive staff quarantine & masking
1 student masking due to household positive
1 staff monitoring symptoms and masking due to close contact
0 students quarantine & masking due to close contacts
3 positive student quarantine & masking
3 positive staff
1 staff monitoring symptoms & masking due to close contact
2 students quarantine/masking due to household positive
3 students quarantine and masking due to close contact
1 student quarantine awaiting results of household contact
Northwestern Middle School
0 positive students quarantine & masking
1 student quarantine/mask due to household positive
Northwestern High School
2 positive students quarantine & masking
2 positive staff quarantine & masking
1 staff still experiencing symptoms, extended quarantine till symptom free and mask upon return
0 symptomatic students awaiting results
1 Admin Staff quarantine/masking, household symptomatic awaiting results
NWSD Board Meetings
**Please note that the amended agenda from the May 16th Voting Meeting is available by clicking HERE.
The Northwestern School District Board of Directors will hold the following meetings in June.
-Monday, June 6, 2022 at 10am-Policy/Personnel/Finance Committee Meeting at the District Office
-Monday, June 6, 2022 at 6pm-Building/Grounds Committee Meeting at the District Office
-Monday, June 13, 2022 at 6pm-Education Committee Meeting at the District Office
-Monday, June 13, 2022 at 7pm-Board Study Session Meeting at the District Office
-Monday, June 20, 2022 at 7pm-Board Voting Meeting at the District Office
If you wish to address the Board as a scheduled visitor during the voting meeting, please contact the Superintendent's office by 1:30pm on the day of the meeting at 814-756-9400. Unscheduled visitors may sign in upon arrival at the meeting and will be called on by the Board President at the appropriate time. Anyone wishing to address the Board is asked to attend in-person.
The agendas are available the Friday afternoon (by 4pm) before each meeting and can be viewed by clicking on the BoardDocs link in the Quick Access Links above (red section).
MELIA Summer Registration Flyer
Mark your calendars for these end of year events
For more information visit the building sites by clicking on the links above.
Recordings of the NWSD Board Study Session and Voting meetings are now available for viewing by clicking on the following link
Once the BoardDocs page opens, you will click on the meeting you wish to access and then follow the instructions posted within each meeting. The BoardDocs link is also posted in the Quick Access links on the website. Please note the recordings will be available until the minutes are approved at the following month's voting meeting.
German 2 students utilized the "Cats R Us" School Store to stage their role play between sales associates and customers. Students converted the store items' prices from US dollar to EURO and created price tags in EURO that they used in their simulations.
They also produced an advertisement for the store with subtitles in English.
Northwestern High School's Mock Trial Team Participates in State Competition
Congratulations to the following students-Evan Thorpe, Cole Mikovch, Bailey Wheeler, Cameron Swantek, Carson Hajec, Kyle Johnson, Mike Hilinski, Kendall Wimberly, Lex Keith, Tyler Gresh, Nate Timm and Gage Simon.
Middle School Algebra I students showoff their math abilities at the March school board meeting.
Left to right: Nevaeh Kelley, Nicole Zeigler, Jeremiah Friend, Nolan Thorpe
Students begin using recently purchased interactive TVs at Northwestern Elementary.
Springfield Elementary students show off their recent 3-D printing creations.
Given the new CDC guidelines that state the following: "The CDC is exercising its enforcement discretion to not require that people wear masks on buses or vans operated by public or private school systems, in communities with low and medium transmission, The NWSD will make mask-wearing on district transportation OPTIONAL, beginning on Monday, February 28th. We will continue with this plan as long as Erie County remains in medium transmission.
John Hansen, Superintendent NWSD
2022-2023 School Calendar Approved
The Northwestern School District Board of Directors approved the 2022-2023 calendar at the January board meeting.
WE NEED YOUR INPUT!
11/8/2021-The NWSD is seeking feedback from our very important stakeholders (YOU) to assist in developing the district's plan for the use of ARP (American Rescue Plan) ESSER III (Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief) COVID-19 relief funding. Please click on the survey to the left to share your thoughts.
Check out the latest Facebook post from NWSD
The Northwestern School District, in partnership with its parents, seeks to instill in its students, high standards for academic scholarship, integrity, leadership, and responsible citizenship.
Northwestern School District, in partnership with parents and community, will empower students to be successful, responsible citizens whose work ethic and academic skills will prepare them for a continually changing global society.
...all students can learn, given the appropriate amount of time and instruction.
...a safe and secure environment must be provided for our students and staff.
...lifelong learning is crucial for success.
...students, parents, community, and staff are partners in the educational process.
...students benefit from diverse learning opportunities.
...the Northwestern School District is a community of learners that values every individual.
...utilizing current technology is fundamental and an integral part of learning.
...a comprehensive curriculum is vital for meeting the needs of all students.
...students learn best when they are actively engaged in learning.
...open communication between all members of the Northwestern community is essential.