Remember to purchase your yearbooks. Yearbooks may be ordered in advance through May 1st by going to jostensyearbooks.com. Books ordered through February 2nd can be personalized.
Northwood Band Members make All County Band. Congratulations Bobby Matthews-8th grade Trumpet, Beau Moore- 8th grade Trombone, Lamya Benslimane- 8th Grade Tuba, Alex Cummings- 7th Grade Baritone
Eight Graders, Jacob Pegues and Aaron Gonzales have made All State Orchestra. Participation in All State is by audition only and includes the top string students in South Carolina. Aaron and Jacob will represent Northwood February 20 - 22 in Columbia.
The Counseling department and PTA, will be host a parent education night, Monday, February 2 at 6:00pm. Dr. Harry Shucker, Vice President of Student Services at Furman University, will speak on ways parents can keep students from feeling overwhelmed. A complimentary pasta dinner will be served at 5:30pm, courtesy of our Family and Consumer Science students.
Parents of 8th grade students, the Counseling Department is hosting Individual Graduation Plan (IGP) conferences through March. Parents will be invited to participate in this conference by letters sent home with students. The purpose of the IGP meeting is to discuss the academic and career goals for students and to explore options for high school and beyond. Students and parents will look at the state’s 16 career clusters and tentatively choosing a cluster to pursue.