Northport K-8 students in Iris Rhett’s 6th grade classes reap the benefits of research instruction not only from Mrs. Rhett, but also from Resource instructor, Ann Barbare, Northport Media Specialist, Lynne Gruszka and Media Clerk, Pam Crum. Students are learning how to research using electronic technology, books, newspapers and journals. Students are also learning how to…Details
Northport K-8 lower school students participated in a special program to benefit St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital by raising $190.00 and creating a special Chili Pepper for St. Jude’s. Students concluded after hearing the details about St. Jude’s from Northport K-8 business partner Chili’s restaurant in Saint Lucie West and from their instructors that they would…Details
There will be No School this Thursday and Friday (September 29th and 30th)
Northport K-8 Media Center and Media Specialist, Lynne Gruszka model long range goals and use of the school wide rubric for student understanding. Media Services long range goals for this school year are to promote the sheer joy of reading, to teach and model quality research skills, offer premier literary programs to all students, focus students literary…Details
Northport K-8 assistant principal, Benigna Montenegro has been awarded the Saint Lucie County School District Hispanic Advisory Council’s Fifth Anniversary Breaking Barriers Award. Mrs. Montenegro has been named a hero for irrigating and cultivating the community with knowledge in Hispanic Education and Culture. She has been acknowledged as a leader in spreading the seeds of language…Details
Northport K-8 students, principal, Glenn Rustay and instructor, Marquita Battles were pleased to host Mayor Joann Faiella recently in the school gymnasium. The mayor spoke to the students about good citizenship. She instructed students to be good citizens each and every day and gave students concrete examples about how to achieve that goal. The mayor told…Details
The entire Northport K-8 Physical Education Department, which includes six instructors, Ryan Carpenter, Linda Walker, Kim Kanada, Darren Ploeckelman, Kevin Fess and James Hebb, incorporate technology and a total body workout into their daily curriculum by encouraging students to particpate in Tae-bo classes. Students used Billy Banks, Tae-bo instructor, as a role model…Details
There will be No School this Monday, September 5th in honor of Labor Day. Have a great three-day weekend!
Open House for Grades 1-8 will be THIS Friday from 1-3 PM. Sixth grade orientation will be held from 12:30-1 in the Media Center.
Please join us for our Open House this Friday! Kindergarten Open House is from 11:30 to 1:00 PM.