District News


Community Contact Group Information Update

Posted on: July 14, 2017


Community Contact Group Information Update

July 17, 2017


In an effort to keep the community abreast of the Northwest Local School District news and events, we would like to email you pertinent information regarding board meetings and other special events.  Would you please post this information on your community/staff bulletin boards or electronic bulletin boards for interested parties to note? 


Our next Board of Education Meeting will be: 


Monday, July 17, 2017

7:00 P.M. Regular Board Meeting

NWLSD Administrative Offices

3240 Banning Road

Cincinnati, Ohio 45239


Special Recognition


Special Presentations


SALT Report


Special Reports


Items for Approval

Financial Reports of the Treasurer – June, 2017

Then and Now Certificates over $3000

Federal & State Grants for  FY18

Amended Certificate of Estimated Resources

Grant of Easement for the Installation & Future Access for Maintenance of New utilities at CHS

Vendor Contracts

Extended Field Trip NWHS CC Team to Dover, Ohio


Updates & Items for Information/Discussion 

            2017-2018 Elementary Student Handbooks

            NEOLA Board Policy Revision



If you would like the Superintendent, Board of Education member, or Administrative Team member to come to you to speak with your staff/group/club/organization.  We would be more than happy to share information, and keep you up to speed with the Northwest Local Schools. You may also visit our website at www.nwlsd.org


District Announcements:


August 8,9,10, 2017   CMS/PRMS/WOMS 6th Grade Transition – FUN Orientation to 6th Grade

August 9, 2017           Hands Health & Safety Fair – Northgate Mall – 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

August 10, 2017         CHS Schedule Pick up

                                    CMS 6th Grade Schedule Pick up

                                    NWHS Schedule Pick up grades 10 – 12

                                    WOMS Schedule Pick up grades 6 – 8

August 11, 2017         CMS Schedule Pick up grades 7/8

August 17, 2017         First Day of School = Grades 1 – 9

August 18, 2017         First Day of School – Grades K, 10 - 12


All in-coming 7th Grade students must have their final immunizations completed prior to the start of the school year.




For the 2017-2018 School Year

Online at www.nwlsd.org

Click on Enrollment – complete the online registration & schedule face to face meeting

8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Houston Educational Service Center

3310 Compton Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45251


July NWLSD Superintendent Podcast.  The topics include:

  • Enrollment – now online with a face to face meeting to turn in required documents
  • All Day Kindergarten pilot this year at 3 schools

NWLSD will transition to All Day Kindergarten at all elementary schools in 2019

  • 21st HANDS Back to School Health & Safety Fair – August 9th at Northgate Mall

Free Medical/Dental screenings, haircuts, school supplies, goodies as well as Family Resources

  • Fall Sports and Band options – begins August 1st

Physicals required

  • Bevis Demolition by Labor Day
  • Business Partners – monetary as well as volunteer time donations

Rumpke,Cincinnati Police Federal Credit Union, Kiwanis, Cincinnati Mine Machine, Tim Hortons and more

  • Facility Update – On time and Under Budget

Air conditioned buildings

Visit our website at www.nwlsd.org – click on the yellow and blue construction site.




Tax Free holiday August 4 – August 6

For the third straight year, the state of Ohio is offering a three day sales tax holiday to help residents save money on back-to school purchases. The holiday runs Aug. 4 through Aug. 6. The following items will be exempt from sales and use tax: clothing priced at $75 per item or less; school supplies priced at $20 per item or less; and school instructional material priced at $20 per item or less. The holiday also applies to mail, telephone and online purchases.



HANDS Back to School Health & Safety Fair sponsored by NWLSD, Rumpke,

Northgate Mall, Q102


Wednesday, August 9, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Northgate Mall

FREE Medical/Dental Screenings, Haircuts, School Supplies, Family Resources and Social Service Agencies.  Cincinnati REDS Rover, Zoo animals, crafts, door prizes and more!!

For children Pre-K through Grade 5 living in the Northwest attendance area

Call 923-1000 ext. 3926 to schedule a medical or dental screening – must have appointment for these two services



Kroger Community Rewards Program – time to renew membership

Register to be a part of the Kroger Community Rewards Program to benefit the NWLSD Friend of the Student Scholarship, helping students in need with AP test costs, school uniforms and supplies, Pay to Participate fees, etc.

You must re-enroll each year.  If you are already a member, re-enrolling only takes a few moments and is completed in a few simple steps. To enroll and current supporters re-enroll:

1. Visit our website at www.krogercommunityrewards.com.

2. Sign in using your email address and password.  If you have forgotten your password, just click on "forgot password" and a link will be sent to your email to change your password.

3. Enter your organization's five digit NPO number (82611) or the first three letters of the organization's name (Northwest Local School District), click search.

4. Select your organization by clicking on the circle to the left of your organization's name.