Picture Day 10/9 &10/10

Reminder: Elementary Picture Day is October 9th and Middle School Picture Day is October 10th. If you wish to purchase pictures, please send back the flyer that was sent home with your student.

Million Father March

Northport K-8 School participated in the Saint Lucie County School Board initiative, “Million Father March” recently.  Principal, Glenn Rustay and assistant principals, Lorie Monroe and Brooke Wigginton as well as many teachers and staff, welcomed the dads and their children at the parent drop off sites with many waves and smiles.  Dads were welcomed with…

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Leadership Summit

Northport K-8 School Media Center has developed and initiated a brand new program at the school that teaches and promotes leadership skills and training through a program called “Northport Leadership Summit.”. The Northport “Leadership Summit” will be held monthly and will showcase and spotlight community leaders. The very first summit was planned by Media Specialist,…

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Bowling For Kids Sake

Northport K-8 School gladly participates each year in the Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Saint Lucie County “Bowling For Kid’s Sake!” The school is so appreciative of the excellent work that the organization produces in the school to help raise the achievement level of selected students in kindergarten through third grade. The mentors and the…

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National Sickle Cell Awareness Month

Northport K-8 School honors and supports all who are fighting the courageous battle against Sickle Cell Disease this month. Awareness as a school community is being raised by instructor, Marie Solide whose daughter Kookie died of Sickle Cell Anemia very recently. On October 8, Northport community will wear red clothing and donate to the cause…

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September Parent Night

  On Thursday, September 18th we will be hosting our Title I parent night. Join us as we share tips for Science and History Fair, our anti-bully plan and Title I. We hope that you are able to join us from 6pm-7:30pm on Thursday, September 18th in the Media Center.

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Paws and Claws Kindness Club

Northport K-8 School, several years ago, was designated a “Wildlife Sanctuary” after the diligent work of the school administration and several teachers. The school staff, known for its care and kindness towards local wildlife and their natural habitats, have developed a club that can be called on when wildlife emergencies occur or a rescue is…

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5th Graders Remember 9/11

Northport fifth grade instructor, Melanie Polascak and her students learned about the Survivor’s tree at Ground Zero. Students learned that the pear tree was crushed as the towers collapsed but, like the human spirit, it was repaired, nourished and has regenerated. The tree is now in a precious spot at Ground Zero. Mrs. Polascak’s class…

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Grandparents Day

Northport K-8 School celebrated Grandparents Day recently with a grand flair and style!  Hundreds of grandparents and extended family members celebrated their children and the community efforts of the school by visiting the cafeteria and courtyard and lunching, picnic style.  Culinary Arts instructor, Rachel Ellsworth and her students prepared a wonderful salad bar and sweet treats for…

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