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About the District News

Click on the headline to check out this week's Norwood School News for the week ending 6/18/2021

Click the headline to read the press release for the Norwood Public Schools Equity Audit.

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Dose #2 at NHS & CMS for students and staff ages 12 and up. Click the headline for all information. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Signed Consent form for all students under age 18 is REQUIRED - Links to pre-register are in the flyer linked to the headline.

COVID-19 Pool Testing will be available for all NPS Students and Staff through August 31 . Registration is required. Click the headline for full information.

Friends of Visual Arts is proud to present its first virtual art exhibition, Face Yourself. For this art show, Norwood Public School students in kindergarten through 12th grade were asked to submit their art about faces, whether it is a self-portrait or a version of themselves as an animal or someone wandering about. All of the artwork in this exhibit was chosen by students. We are proud to share this exhibit with all of you.

To celebrate the artistic accomplishments of the Class of 2021, we offered to all the seniors in the art department to create a google slide to share their artistic accomplishments. This virtual art exhibit is a conglomeration of their work.

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics at NHS & CMS for students and staff ages 12 and up. Click the headline for all information. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED - Links to pre-register are in the flyer linked to the headline.

Click the headline for signup links to participate in weekly COVID-19 Pool Testing. You must sign up to receive a test kit. All Norwood Public Schools Students and Staff are eligible to sign up. Click the headline for instructions and FAQs.

Click the headline for the announcement regarding COVID-19 Weekly Pool Testing that will start on May 20, 2021 for all students and staff. FAQs, links, and instructions are in the document.

The Secondary Visual Arts Department is proud to share with you our first ever online 6-12 art exhibition. Each art teacher from the Coakley Middle School and Norwood High School selected the art pieces they felt best exemplified this year’s Visual Arts curriculum. We are proud and excited to share our students’ artwork created in this unusual school year. Click on the headline to view the student pieces!

CMS New Building Project Community Forum #3. REMOTE MEETING ONLINE. You must PRE-REGISTER. Click the headline for flyer and pre-registration link. May 19, 2021 at 7 PM.

Click the headline to read the April School Vacation Advisory from Nurse Leader Jill Driscoll.

Click the headline to read the Norwood Board of Health Presentation to the School Committee on 4/7/2021. The presentation contains important information including the Travel Advisory and Mask Information.

Click the headline for the NPS Update presented to the School Committee on 4/7/2021

Beginning on Monday April 5, 2021, gaiters will no longer be permitted, and we will be encouraging everyone to double mask in accordance with the CDC recommendations. Please know that these changes are in consideration of the closer seating and larger numbers in our buildings. We look forward to having our students return, and we appreciate your patience and understanding in this process. Click the headline to read the CDC Guidance.

The Norwood Public Schools will be holding its annual public budget hearing online on March 31, 2021 at 8:05 PM. Please click on the headline for more detailed information about the proposed budget for the 2021-2022 school year.

Click on the headline for the latest update and information about schools reopening to in person classes five days a week.

Please click on the headline for a statement by Dr. Thomson, Superintendent of the Norwood Public Schools

The Norwood Extended Day Program is offering care during the April vacation week. Please click on the headline for more information.

The School Committee voted to shift the school start times in the September of 2022. The approximate times are in these slides but we will also examine bus runs next year to see if the elementary start could be pushed back a little more. Click the headline for the presentation.

CMS New Building Project Community Forum #2. REMOTE MEETING ONLINE. You must PRE-REGISTER. Click the headline for flyer and pre-registration link. March 18, 2021 at 7 PM.

In preparation for the School Committee meeting on March 10, 2021, the Task Force is sharing the results of the parent surveys completed in February 2021, the second FAQ that answers the questions which we received via the contact form, and a document that addresses the benefits and concerns of the proposal. The School Committee will discuss and vote on this initiative on March 10.

Click the headline to read the Superintendent's update to the School Committee on 2/24/2021.

Click the headline to read the press release: Norwood Schools Shares Information Regarding Ongoing Training in Culturally Proficient Teaching Practices

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