North Woods School Announcements

Thursday – January 17th, 2019


  • Today’s Lunch & Learn discussion topic is “Loans” during Sr High lunch in the Counselor’s office. Sponsored by ISD 2142 (BOSS) and the North Star Credit Union.


  • Peer Helpers: Money and candy bars from Peer Helpers fund raiser are due to Chris ASAP.


  • Seniors: If you wish to order Class or 2019 clothing, you must do so online by January 27th. Please check your email for the website.


  • From the Counselor:

* Students in Grades 7-9: Registration forms for the 2019-20 school year were handed out last week. If you did not receive one, see Mrs. Stark. These forms need to be signed by your parent or guardian and returned by today.

* Semester 2 begins Tuesday, January 22nd. All schedule changes must be made today, before the new semester begins. See Mrs. Stark for a Drop/Add form.


  • College Visit: A rep from Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College will be here on Tuesday, January 29th at 9:30 am in the Counseling Office. Juniors or Seniors interested in meeting with the rep can sign up in the Counseling Office.


  • Today’s lunch is a Cheese Omelet w/Toast and Sausage.



  • Reminder to All from Deputy Kick: Please remember to drive with caution in the parking lot and to let the buses leave the school first before you leave at the end of the school day– please be safe. Thank you!
  • Fitness Center Hours: The Fitness Center will be open from 3:30-5:30 pm Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday for students and 5:30-7:30 pm Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday for adults. For both groups on Wednesday 2:00 – 7:30 pm.


  • The Health office is closed every day from 10:00 am until 10:30 am. 
  • See the Counselor’s window for educational and job opportunities.
  • Students in Grades 9-12: The University of Minnesota Duluth will host their annual UMD Business Day on Monday, March 11th from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. For more information and to learn how to register, see the poster hanging outside of the Counseling Office.
  • Ojibwe Quiz Bowl will meet every Wednesday during Junior High lunch in Mr. Bajan’s room (206).
  • Mandatory Knowledge Bowl Practice for all students planning to attend KB meets starting in January will be held Fridays during Sr High lunch in Room 203 (Mr Faiman's room). You MUST attend practice in order to attend the meets.
  • Students in 9th grade and up that are interested in traveling with the Travel Club to either Greece/Italy/Spain or Costa Rica this summer can pick up information outside Ms. Carstens’ room (200).



  • Q2/Sem 1 Ends:                               TODAY
  • Varsity Knowledge Bowl:               TODAY
  • Kindergarten Transition:                TODAY, 4:30 pm
  • Dental Services:                               TODAY, Room 123
  • Teacher In-service – No School:     Friday, January 18th
  • GBB – NK:                                      Friday, January 18th, Home
  • Elem GBB Tourney:                        Saturday, January 19th, North Woods
  • MLK Day – No School:                   Monday, January 21st 
  • Turnabout Dance:                           Saturday, January 26th, 7:00 pm, Commons