The McKinney-Vento Homeless Education Assistance Act is a federal law that ensures that homeless children and youth will secure immediate enrollment in school, facilitating the stability of their education.
The term “homeless children and youth” refers to individuals who lack a fixed, regular, and adequate nighttime residence due to loss of housing, economic hardship, or similar reason.
If a child or youth is living:
Eligible students have the right to:
Please reach out to our Homelessness Liaison and Lower School Counselor, Makaine Lozandieu, at 215-289-5606 or firstname.lastname@example.org for questions and referrals.
Where Can I Find More Information?
Hello Northwood Families,
The 2022-2023 School Year begins on August 29th for Grades 1-8. Incoming Kindergarten students begin on September 6th after their perspective orientation days, listed below:
The Academic Calendar can be found on Northwood's website, a one-page reference has been attached below for your convenience. Please note, Wednesdays remain noon dismissals.
Dear Northwood Families,
Please take a moment to read the following letter regarding supply lists for your student.