Northwood Elementary School

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818 W Lexington Ave

High Point, NC 27262

(336) 819-2920

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 654

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Northwood Elementary School

I have 3 children. My oldest is now in middle school. I've had awesome experiences in the last 5 years they've been there. All the staff are very friendly and caring. The only complaint I have is that both the organization and the teachers for 4th and 5th grade seemed to not be as involved in the kids ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/31/13

Northwoods is fantastic! I have one child in second grade, and an incoming kindergartener. Everyone seems to know each other, and parents are truly welcomed. It is a wonderful, family-oriented atmosphere. I highly recommend it.

Posted by a parent on 01/26/12

I have a child in Kindergarten. This is a wonderful school! The teachers and staff are fabulous and the parents are supportive. I definitely recommend this school

Posted by a parent on 10/12/09

My grandchildren have just started there 2 weeks ago. I am very pleased with the turn out for them. They love it there & are very happy to be there.I feel good about this school change, when they they are ready on Sunday to go to school on Mon. this is great.We are very pleased with the school change ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/12/09

I currently have a child in 1st grade at Northwood Elem. and my oldest went 1st-5th. My youngest will attend for Kind. this Aug. All of our children's experiences have been wonderful! Of course there been a few 'bumps' here and there which were overcome. One of my regrets is that I didn't go ahead ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/09/09

My daughter was in K with Ms. Burken at Northwood and she is a very, very young 5 yr old who is very hyperactive with a very high IQ. At first she had great difficulty conforming to regular classroom behavior and wanted very much to do flips instead. Ms. Burken and the Speech Therapist teachers worked ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/06

My son was in Pre-K at Northwood after being transferred from another High Point Elementart School that was below average. We loved the teachers that worked my child and were pleased with how hard they worked to ensure that he had all of the tools that he needs to be prepared for Kindergarten. I can't ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/22/04

I am a parent of two children at Northwood.My oldest child is a fifth grader and my younger child is in second grade.We have been at Northwood for two years and to date it's the best school my children have attended!Larry Allred is a wonderful, caring person and an excellent principal.Also,the teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/03

I am the PTA president at Northwood for 2003-2004. This school is very caring school. They embrace every child no matter who it is. They have given 110% to raise our academic achievement from 69% in 2000 to 85% in 2003. We are proud of our school. I will give you an example of what they have done. ...  Read more

Posted by a on 06/16/03

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Test scores for Northwood Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Northwood Elementary School
Guilford County Schools
North Carolina
* In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

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High Point schools — Northwood Elementary School is located at 818 W Lexington Ave, High Point NC 27262. 818 W Lexington Ave is in the 27262 ZIP code in High Point, NC The school district for Northwood Elementary School is the Guilford County Schools. Northwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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