Fernwood's Weekly Update: January 22nd - 26th

Fernwood's Weekly Update: January 22nd - 26th
WEEKLY UPDATE January 22nd - 26th


Fernwood Elementary Mission

We create and maintain a safe and consistent learning community by establishing positive behavioral supports and a culture where all students achieve social, emotional and academic success.




1/21 PTSA Spirit Wear Sales Open until Feb 11th Online  
1/23 Spelling Bee Second Round Cafeteria 6:30-8:45pm
1/29 Non Student Day    




Non Student Day
As a reminder, January 29th is a non student day. Teachers have this day to complete grading now that the first semester is complete. 


IOWA Make-Up Testing

The Highly Capable Department will be on campus to complete IOWA testing make-ups on the following dates:

  • Grade 2-5: Tuesday, January 30 from 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

  • Grade 1: Wednesday, January 31 from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

While testing does not occur this week, we want to keep families informed of this new information.





Enrollment for 2024-2025 School Year

NSD opened enrollment for students for the 2024-2025 school year on Monday, January 8th.  Enrollment is completed online. Directions on how to enroll, including what documentation is required, can be found on the District enrollment webpage






Spelling Bee Second Round - Makeup
The second round of the spelling bee is a written test that is going to be held on Jan 23rd,2024 in the school cafeteria. There are three slots for the written test as below:

  • Grade 1 : 6:30-7:15 pm - 20 words

  • Grade 2 & Grade 3: 7:30-8:00 pm - 25 words

  • Grade 4 & Grade 5: 8:15-8:45 pm - 30 words

Fernwood PTSA Spirit Wear
Order your spirit wear NOW to show your Fernwood school spirit on MARCH 28th! The Spirit Wear shop has REOPENED for a LIMITED TIME*! Go Panthers! 
Order here: https://fernwoodpanthers.itemorder.com/shop/sale/
Questions? fernwoodyearbook@gmail.com or fernwoodfundraiser@gmail.com
*The store is open NOW until Friday, February 11th at midnight. All spirit wear will be delivered to classroom teachers, so there are no shipping costs. Please be sure to select your child's teacher at checkout (select your oldest child's teacher if you have multiple students).


Join Fernwood PTSA

Join the PTSA: https://www.memberplanet.com/s/fernwoodptsa/membership-form-2023-24




Past Newsletters and Weekly Updates

Follow this link to Fernwood's past newsletters for the 23-24 School Year.


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