North Woods School News
Boys Basketball Tournament Information:

The State Basketball Send-off will be Wednesday, March 20th at 10 A.M.

School is in session all week. 

Non-Refundable Tickets for Thursday's game only, are available in the office until 3:00 pm Wednesday, March 20.

Fan Bus Information for Thursday's Quarter-Final Game 

North Woods will provide a fan bus this Thursday to Williams Arena in Minneapolis for the Grizzles quarterfinal state basketball game if 30 people sign up.  Deadline to sign up and pay is noon on Wednesday, March 20.  

Total cost to ride including a game ticket is $31 for adults and $25 for students.  A game ticket must be purchased in order to ride.  

The bus is available for student and adults.  Elementary students must be accompanied by their parent in order to ride.  All students must have a signed permission slip from the school office.

The bus will leave from North Woods School at 12:00 noon sharp on Thursday, March 21.  Game time is 5:00.  The bus will return to North Woods following the game.  Return time to North Woods will be roughly 11:00PM.


Bus Permission Slip

MSHSL Tournament Ticket Prices:  
Adults: $16   Students K-12 - $10 
North Woods Grizzlies play Thursday at 5:00 pm at Williams Arena.

To avoid long lines at ticket windows, it is recommended that tickets be purchased in advance.
Tickets for all sessions are available on-line for games at the Target Center.  Go to

MSHSL Minimal Behavior Expectations will be followed by all who attend the tournament.
MSHSL Minimal Behavior Expectations 

Security/Spectator Policies

Bag Policy – copy in office or view online at

Personal cameras and video cameras ONLY – NO TRIPODS.

All persons and items subject to search at the entrance.

Patrons will be required to return prohibited items to vehicle.

No in/out privileges.

No confetti, balloons, TP, newspapers, noisemakers, etc.

State Tournament Brackets Link

PrepSpotlight.TV is providing LIVE coverage of the boy's state basketball tournament! ALL quarterfinal games will be available for free on PrepSpotlight.TV/MSHSL! Click here for info.

North Woods School News
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Weds: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm

Office hours will not be held during school closures.

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10248 Olson Road East
Cook, MN 55723

Phone 218-666-5221
Fax 218-666-6036