Principal's Corner 

Sunday Call to Families, Week of May 20 

Good evening Gladiator Families. This is your principal, Ms. Charley-Greene, calling with updates and reminders for the week of May 20.

Families: Northwood will be on a delayed opening Monday, May 20, through Thursday, May 23. Students scheduled to take the MISA, NSL, English and Algebra PARCC exams, will receive a Connect Ed phone call with details. Students must arrive promptly at 7:45 a.m. All other students not testing should arrive at 11:30 a.m., for lunch. Classes will start immediately at 12:15 p.m. Bus transportation will run on their regular schedule. Please visit our website to review the testing schedule. 

This week is College and Career Readiness Week! Monday is the College & Career Signing Day Party for Seniors; Tuesday, the ESOL Senior Celebration in the Auditorium, please see Ms. Ruopp for details. Senior College and Career Fair Tours will be on Tuesday and Wednesday. Thursday is the Senior Reception in the Main Lobby. Friday is our Senior Clap Out!! Please visit Northwood’s website for details. 

The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony will be held on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., in the auditorium. 

Senior Awards Night is Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., in the auditorium. Invitations were sent to award winners. Please join us to celebrate the success and achievements of these outstanding seniors. 

The Senior Sports Banquet will take place on Wednesday May 22, 2019 at 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at Mi Rancho in Silver Spring MD. Dinner, dessert and awards are FREE to the NHS senior student athletes, and $15 for all other guests and family members. 

Yearbook Signing will be on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 p.m. Yearbooks will be distributed to students at this event. Food will be served and students will be able to sign each other's yearbooks. That’s it for this week’s updates and reminders. Have a great week!