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Norwood School News

April 18, 2024

Check out the news and events from around your Norwood Public Schools community for the week ending 4.12.2024, including eclipse viewing, Callahan cooperation, wildlife windows at the Prescott, and more!

Click the headling for the LEGAL NOTICE of PUBLIC HEARING

CLICK THE HEADLINE FOR FULL GUIDELINES 1. When you have ANY respiratory virus (Flu, COVID, RSV) - stay home and away from others while you have respiratory virus symptoms. These symptoms can include fever, chills, fatigue, cough, runny nose, and headache, among others. * 2. Return to normal activities when, for at least 24 hours, BOTH are true: * Your symptoms are getting better overall, AND * You have not had a fever (and are not using fever-reducing medication) * 3. When you go back to your normal activities, take added precautions over the next 5 days, such as taking additional steps for cleaner air, hygiene, masks, physical distancing, and/or testing when you will be around other people indoors. * If you have questions or need COVID home test kits please reach out to your school nurse.

Please click on the link for more information about the Norwood Public Schools 1st annual multilingual family fair scheduled for Tuesday, April 30th from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the Coakley Middle School.

Please click on the link to read a letter to families from NPS School Committee Chair, Anne Marie Mazzola

Please click on the link to read a letter to families from Acting Superintendent of the Norwood Public Schools, Dr. Jose Munoz.

Click on the link for the proposed 2024-2025 school year budget for the Norwood Public Schools.

Click on the headline to read the letter.

The Norwood School Committee has begun looking at the school calendar for next year.  Two options are being considered. Please click on the headline to take a look at the proposed calendars and provide feedback to the School Committee.

The Norwood School Committee voted unanimously, on February 7th, to offer Mr. Timothy Luff the role of Norwood’s next Superintendent of Schools. Mr. Luff accepted and the School Committee has entered into contract negotiations for a July 1st start date.

Click the headline to view the presentation.

Click the headline to view the presentation.

Click the headline for the recording. Recording is available for 30 days. Password is: SCS 2024

Please click on the headline for more information about the three finalists for the position of Superintendent of the Norwood Public Schools.

Click the headline to read the letter to the community about the Emergency Shelter.

Click the Headline for Frequently Asked Questions about the Emergency Shelter.

McLean Hospital Caregiver Workshops: Norwood High School is excited to partner with McLean Hospital again this year as part of the School Consultation Service program. As part of our partnership, McLean staff will facilitate four workshops intended to support parents and guardians. A recording of the most recent workshop is posted here for 30 days. Topic: Building a Resilient Child Click the headline for the link Password: McLean2023

The federal Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response (ASPR) has opened another opportunity for households to receive four free COVID test kits ahead of the holidays. If interested click the headline to order your FREE tests.

Please click on the headline for an update on the search for a new Superintendent for the Norwood Public Schools. The update includes the names of the members of the search committee as well as an updated timeline.

Please click on the headline for information about participating in a focus group and completing a survey around the seach for the Superintendent of the Norwood Public Schools.

The Norwood Public Schools Superintendent Search Committee invites the community to participate in a survey that will help inform our search process. Please click on the headline to to complete the survey and share your input. Once the survey is submitted it cannot be edited. It is our goal to gather input from staff, families, and residents as we go through the work of selecting Norwood Public School’s next superintendent. Thank you in advance for your time and contribution.

Click the headline to go to the page with the full report and the superintendent's presentation.

Click the headline to open the FY25 Budget TImeline

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