New Student Information

  • Welcome to Northwood! We can't wait to meet you in person.  Please contact the school office to schedule an appointment to tour our school.  See you soon!
     
    Tips for Preparing to Move to Northwood
    The following checklist may help as you arrive at Northwood:
     
    1. All Registration and Proof of Residency will take place at the District office, 1936 Green Bay Road, Highland Park, IL  60035. You can find the Registration packet on the District website.

    2. We encourage you to set up an appointment to visit and take a tour of the school between the weekday hours of 7:30 a.m.- 2:00 p.m.

    3. Please bring any achievement and health records that you have for your child.

    • Recent state test scores
    • NWEA Scores (MAP tests if your child has participated in these)
    • IEP (if applicable)
    • Current schedule
    • Last report card
    • Reading and/or Math Intervention Data (if applicable)

     
    4. We encourage you to schedule a time (usually the following work day) with us for your child to take a MAP test for placement purposes.
     
     
    Tips for Preparing to Move to Another Location
     The following checklist may help as you leave Northwood to transfer to a new one. Obtaining proper clearance from us will speed up enrollment at the incoming school.
     
    1. Please notify the school office as early as possible of your estimated departure date.

    2. The office will prepare the following documents for you to take with you to help make registering at the new school a smooth process:

    • Recent state test scores
    • NWEA Scores
    • IEP (if applicable)
    • Current schedule
    • Last report card

     
    3. Ensure that your child has followed proper withdrawal process of school to include the following:

    • Return all books (library and textbooks)
    • Return Chrome Book, case and charger
    • Clear all charges or fines (office and library)
    • Empty hallway and PE lockers