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28 Carson Street
Irvine, CA 92620
Phone: (949) 936-5950
Attendance Line: (949) 936-5951
FAX: (949) 936-5959

A National Blue Ribbon & California Distinguished School

Upcoming Events


Oct. 20-24

Minimum Day - Fall Conferences

Grades 1-3 dismissed at 1:15pm

Grades 4-6 dismissed at 1:40pm

Red Ribbon Week

Oct. 22
Walk to School Day
Oct. 23
Fall Conference Day - NO SCHOOL
Oct. 27
Reflections Art Gallery 6:00-7:00pm
Oct. 30
Make Up Picture Day



Tomorrow is Walk to School Day!

Wednesday, Oct. 22nd

Walk to school

Join the Irvine community in supporting the

health and wellness of all of our students at


We will be meeting at:Northwood Park (4531 Bryan) and Sycamore Park (27 Lewis).

Students will depart from Northwood Park at 7:45 am and Sycamore Park at 7:55 am.

Please arrive at the park by 7:30 because parent volunteers will be handing out red wristbands, granola bars, and leis.

Students are also encouraged to wear RED on Wednesday for RED RIBBON WEEK (red shoes, socks, shirts and pants, hair ribbons etc.)


Northwood Elementary School

Parent/Teacher Conference Week


Northwood Elementary will be on our

MINIMUM DAY schedule

Mon., Oct. 20th

Tues., Oct. 21st

Wed., Oct. 22nd

Minimum Day Dismissal: Gr.1-3 (1:15 pm) ,

Gr. 4-6 (1:40 pm)

All Kindergarten classes will be on regular schedule.

Thu., Oct. 23rd  

            Fall Conference All Day – No Students

Fri., Oct. 24th


Minimum Day Dismissal: Gr.1-3 (1:15 pm) ,

Gr. 4-6 (1:40 pm)

All Kindergarten classes will be on regular schedule.

Please make sure your child is picked up within 10 minutes of dismissal.



2014 RED RIBBON WEEK (October 20-24)

"Be InspiRED!"

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"Put a Cap on Unhealthy Choices" Wear your FAVORITE hat to school!

 Bring pennies in to your classroom! Red licorice will be given out at lunchtime for all signed pledges turned in.

Tuesday, October 21st:

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Wednesday, October 22nd:

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Thursday, October 23rd: No School

Friday, October 24th:

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This should be a very fun-filled week providing a great amount of positive awareness to our students, their families, and the community!


Northwood Yearbook Cover Contest

To enter, fill out the form Yearbook Contest

Create an original 8.5" x 11" or 11" x 17" design to be used as

the cover for the yearbook! Designs may be drawing, painting, photography, graphic design or mixed media. Winning designs will be featured on the yearbook covers and additional designs will be chosen and featured throughout the Northwood Elementary 2014-2015 yearbook.

The submission deadline is Friday, November 17th.

Design Guidelines:

  • All submissions must highlight Northwood Elementary and/or Irvine from the student's perspective
  • Hand-drawn, painted, and mixed media artwork must be submitted on an unlined

8 1/2" x 11" or 11" x 17" white sheet of paper, preferably cardstock

  • Photographs and graphic designs must be submitted in hard copy AND digital format (cd or flash drive)
  • All submissions must be placed in a plastic sleeve/page protector along with the form attached to this email.