Welcome to the Howardgram
From this page you are able to access all of the news from Howard Elementary. Such as the weekly menu, PTO news, documents to be signed and returned, and etc.
APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION INFORMATION 13-14
Northwestern School Corporation is now accepting application for admission for the 2013-14 school year for students living out of district. The application can be downloaded on our website at http://www.nwsc.k12.in.us/ or you can call the corporation office at 765-457-8101 ext. 1100 for more details. The number of transfers will be limited to the number of slots available. Applications received after July 1, 2013 may result in your child being placed on a waiting list. Should available slots fill more quickly than expected, the process could close before the deadline.
We look forward to seeing you and your children at Northwestern, where “Excellence in Education is a Tradition!”
MONTHLY LUNCH MENU
What Is Inside Current Issue
Skyward Family Access
The bookstore is open on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 9:10 a.m.
Please call the school office (459-0319) by 9:15 a.m., if your child is not going to be at school.
Northwestern is a Tobacco-Free
A reminder that the use if tobacco products in any form is prohibited at Northwestern. This includes inside and outside our buildings.
WEATHER EMERGENCY INFORMATION
In the event of weather related school delays, cancellations, or early dismissals, it is important for parents to listen to the radio for school information. Please tune into WIOU (1350 AM), WZWZ (92.5FM), WWKI (100.5 FM), or WSHW (99.7 FM) for the most up to date information. Closing and delay information can also be accessed by logging on to the Howard website (http://howard.nwsc.k12.in.us). In the event of a 2 hour delay,
Mission and Policy Statements
Mission Statement: In order to reach all students, the Howard Elementary School Community
promotes excellence in academics, responsible citizenship, and productive work ethics in a safe, progressive, and nurturing environment.
It is the policy of the Northwestern School Corporation not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or handicap in its educational programs or employment policies as required by the Indiana Civil Rights Act (I.C.1971.22-9-1), Public Law 318 (I.C. 1971 title 20), Titles VI and VII (Civil Rights Act 1964), the Equal Pay Act of 1973, Title IX (1971 Education Amendments), and Section 504 Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Inquiries regarding compliance with Title IX and Section 504 may be directed to Mr. Dan Armstrong, Corporation Compliance Officer, Northwestern School Corporation, 4154 West 350 North, Kokomo, Indiana 46901. Telephone 765-457-8101. Freedom of expression may not be used to present material or actions which tend to be obscene or slanderous or to defame character, or to advocate violation of federal, state, and local laws, or official school policies, rules, and regulations. Students may present complaints to teachers or administration officials in an orderly fashion.