Sunday, November 24, 2019

IPSF Events

Please see the flyer
Questions, please contact our PTSA IPSF Representative, Madhavi Holay at

PTSA Advocacy

California State PTA Legislation Conference registration is open!
For more information and details about this conference, please visit the following web page:
Questions, please contact our PTSA Advocacy Chair, Jyoti Bhagavan at


Dear Northwood Families, Students, Teachers and Staff,

We would like to wish each of you and your families a Happy Thanksgiving. 

Enjoy your holiday with friends and family. We are thankful to have such an amazing community who supports our PTSA at Northwood.


The NHS PTSA Executive Board of 2019-2020

President, Isabelle Mah

Executive VP, Archana Gima

1st VP of Membership, Tina Zhao

2nd VP of Programs, Anita Raman

3rd VP of Grad Night, Connie Stone

Recording Secretary, Ginger Kawanami

Treasurer, Natalie Wang,

Financial Secretary, Marisa Blam

Historian, Rajesh Narayanan

Parliamentarian, Julia Stark

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Great News, We are almost There! Help Us to Beat our Highest Record

Total PTSA Memberships to date are 823! We are close to reaching our PTSA Memberships from 2011 of 874!
Thank you to all our 823 PTSA members and all our donors so far! Thank you for supporting the NHS PTSA!
If you haven’t turned in your PTSA membership, how is the time! EVERY bit helps our school! Parents, Teachers and Students can join! Membership is $25 for first member and $5 for additional members. Memberships are Parent, Teachers and Students! Every membership counts and together brings in the funds to help our Northwood! Added bonus, being a member gives you access to the free school directory coming soon this month!
Become a member today and fill out the online membership form.
All donations are greatly appreciated! Please Donate Now!

All Things Grad Night 2020

Next Grad Night Meeting - Tuesday, November 19 at 7PM in Room 906, instead of 11/26 due to the Thanksgiving holiday.
Grad Night Tickets – Price now is $160! PRICE INCREASE to $175 on December 1st! Don't miss out on the best Class of 2020 Party of the year! Online purchase only (no fees) at the NHS PTSA website: PayPal, credit card, check and cash accepted.
Grad Night 2020 on Instagram - Follow at @nhsgradnight2020
Questions? Email

Monday, November 11, 2019

Attention Students! First Career Lunch Presentation is TODAY Tuesday, November 12th!

Do you know what you want to do after high school? Want to find out more about a specific profession? Career Lunch Presentations College &Career Center, Room 1035

Come and ask the professionals in the field about their careers.  What are the necessary qualifications? What are the salary and growth options? What are the positives and negatives of the profession? What should you do to prepare for this career?

Date: November 12, 2019

Career: Education and Entrepreneurship

Dr. Deena C. Brown is a 20 year veteran educator who works with clients to create sustainable growth by developing leaders at every level within an organization. Dr. Brown is a certified John Maxwell speaker, teacher and consultant with a purpose and passion for helping individuals, leaders, and organizations connect the dots between their core values and transformative leadership for the 21st century and beyond. Dr. Brown served for 16 years overseas with the Department of Defense Education Activity (D0DEA) as an elementary and secondary school principal, educator and school improvement facilitator. In 2012 Dr. Brown was recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School Principal for Academic Excellence. In addition to completing the competitive DoDEA Center for School Leadership, Dr. Brown graduated from San Diego State University with a B.A. in Economics. She was awarded a M.A. in Education from Old Dominion University and earned her Ph.D. from the University of Southern Mississippi.

Sunday, November 3, 2019

Mark your calendar! Athletic Booster

Saturday, February 8, 2020 is the 11th Annual Mike Dunn Northwood Athletics Booster Timberwolf 5k! Run with the Pack and support your favorite team when you run or walk the 5K. 100% of race registration goes to the team of your choice. Register here.

Science Symposium at NHS

Please come to the night of science information at Northwood High. Bring your questions to be answered by panel of expertise. Mark your calendar, November 14th, 2019, 6-7:30pm at NHS Theater

Please sign up here

NHS Soccer Fundraiser at Chipotle!

Order from Chipotle on Wednesday November 13th, 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Support our Soccer Team.
Bring the flyer or show it on your phone.
Chipotle at 3955 Irvine Blvd., Irvine 92620

Thank You for Supporting State of the Student Day!

Thank you to our NHS community for donating all the bags of chips and all our volunteers for helping to pass out lunch on SOS day!  Thank you to Archana Gima, our PTSA Executive VP, for gathering and organizing our volunteers!  It was a great day for our students to take a break and focus on how our community is #NHSbettertogether!