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About The School
The Communities in Schools Liaison connects Northwood with the greater community by offering opportunities to local church and business partners and brings in over 200 volunteers each week. This includes a new VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) partnership with High Point University.
Special Academic Programs
International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme Magnet School
The IB program creates an internationally-minded school committed to service to our local and global community. Mandarin Chinese language and culture classes are presented by visiting teachers from China to all students through a partnership with the College Board.
Career & Technical Education (CTE) Opportunities
Honors & Recognition
2019 Extraordinary Educator - Barb Collins
2020 Extraordinary Educator - Lauren Smith
2021 Extraordinary Educator - Shaneeka Chase
Clubs & Sponsored Teams
Contact the school directly for more information and a list of clubs and sponsored teams.
Contact the school directly for more information regarding specific community service projects.
After School Care
After-School Care Enrichment Services (ACES) provides quality, affordable, and convenient after-school care for K-5 students. Northwood students may participate in the ACES program offered in collaboration with Johnson Street Global Studies Elementary on the Johnson Street campus. ACES is offered every day that school is in session until 6 p.m. On some teacher workdays, designated as ACES All-Days, the program operates from 7:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. To receive more information regarding enrollment, costs (DSS subsidies accepted), please contact the school-based ACES site coordinator.