ABOUT NORWOOD

Norwood Elementary is located in Dundalk, with an enrollment of over 600 students. We are a Title 1 STEM school with 40.0% mobility and 69.0% FARMS. Students receive special education services in a variety of settings in the school. We are a model co-teaching school. All teachers at Norwood are highly qualified.

 Norwood Elementary is a STEM school that provides relevant and challenging learning for all of our students.  We set suitable learning goals based on a child's individual needs.  We strive to overcome potential barriers to learning and assessment for all pupils with a diverse group of education and physical requirements.

Norwood offers a number of extracurricular programs: Music and Movement, Chorus, Art Club, Library and Computer helpers, and Cybersafety. Rapid Readers, Math Movers, First in Math, FASST Math and afterschool reading/math programs are provided for students in need. The 24 Math Challenge, Challenge Scenarios (project based learning), and Green School environmental activities are also avenues to enrichment.

Norwood fosters parent involvement through Back to School Night, Family Fun Nights, Fall Fest, Spirit Days and Nights, Special Area Night, Fun with Dads, Parent Information Center, May Day/Sports Day, Concerts, Science Fair, and Read With Me. 

Read the new Norwood STEM Brochure for more information about our school.

WHAT'S HAPPENING!

STEM Night @ Norwood /Holabird
Please join Norwood and Holabird for a night of STEM  (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities on January 22nd at Norwood from 5-7 pm.  From 5-6 pm we will have a guest speaker in the gym and then from 6-7 pm  we will offer STEM activities for students and families in several classrooms presented by Norwood and Holabird teachers. We hope you can join us!
Special Area Night
Please join us on Thursday, February 19th from 6:30 to 8:00 for our annual Special Area Night. This night includes the Scholastic Book Fair, Jump Rope for Heart, hands-on Art activities and an M&M performance! See the video invitation from your Special Area Teachers here!

 

Project Tomorrow - Speak Up Survey

    When visiting Norwood this week please stop in the lobby and take a short online survey. Speak Up, a national online research project facilitated by Project Tomorrow®, gives individuals the opportunity to share their viewpoints about key educational issues, particularly concerning 21st century education and technology.  Choose the PARENTS link. You can also access the survey by click HERE and using the password "bcps" after selecting PARENTS.
    

Congratulations Mrs. Goldys 
Norwood's principal, Mrs. Pat Goldys, was named Baltimore County Principal of the Year. Read all about it at www.bcps.org . Congratulations also to 4th grade teacher Mrs. Dawn Peake on her nomination as Norwood's representative for Baltimore County Teacher of the Year. Thank you both for all you do to serve our Norwood community!

    Click here to access the Maryland State Department of Education test results for Norwood  last year.
    If you require the Spanish version of this report you may access it
here.

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