Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Next PTSA Meeting

Tuesday, February 11th at 7p.m. in Room 906

See you there! #NHSbettertogether

All Things Grad Night 2020

Next Grad Night Meeting:  Tuesday, January 26, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in room 906

Grad Night Tickets Don't miss out on the best Class of 2020 Party of the year! Online purchase only (no fees) at the NHS PTSA website: http://www.northwoodptsa.org/grad-night. PayPal, credit card, check and cash accepted.

Grad Night 2020 on Instagram - Follow at @nhsgradnight2020

Questions? Email GradNightPTSAnhs@gmail.com

Call for Volunteers! 11th Annual Timberwolves 5k Run

We are looking for volunteers to help with the “11th Annual Timberwolves 5k”.  If you aren’t running in the 5k, will you please support the school by volunteering your time & talent?   Any help is greatly appreciated to make this a phenomenal event for our school & community once again!!

We are taking sign-ups now:

Student volunteers may earn service hours!  Please bring your forms the days of service to have them signed, by Mei Ramos or Julie Wurster.  (Email meiyuramos@gmail.com if you have any questions.) 

Sacramento Safari 2020

This is Fourth District PTA’s annual two-day trip to our State Capitol in Sacramento where up to 100 PTA members get to:

  • Hear from key speakers on issues that affect children and youth
  • Learn about the inner workings of state government
  • Advocate directly to our legislators
  • Network and learn from other PTA leaders

Congratulations to the following Northwood students and staff selected for Sacramento Safari taking place on February 24-25 2020!  


Rohan Agrawal


Liana Friedman

Emme Orozco

Jadyn Tiong

Returning Senior

Ellen Wang


Franz Kieviet

Teacher Representative

Emily Rhodarmer

Irvine Unified Council PTA Senior Scholarship

Irvine Unified Council PTA Senior Scholarship is Due April 6, 2020

IUCPTA is pleased to offer one $500 Scholarship at each Irvine High School (Creekside, Irvine High, Northwood High, San Joaquin, Woodbridge High, University High, and Portola High) to a graduating senior that will be used towards continued education after graduation. Click here for more information:

Scholarship Opportunities for Graduating Seniors

California State PTA Scholarships Due February 1, 2020

·       $750 Volunteer Service Scholarship — This scholarship recognizes graduating seniors for their volunteer service in schools and communities, allowing them to register for courses at accredited colleges, universities, trade or technical schools. Applicants must be PTA members graduating from a California high school between January 1 and June 30 of the current academic year.

·       $500 Dr. Ralph E. White Graduating Senior Scholarship – Honoring the volunteer and public-service legacy of Dr. Ralph E. White and his wife, Eleanor, this additional scholarship provides $500 each to two successful applicants of the Volunteer Service Scholarship who intend to pursue a career in a medical field.

·       For questions and more information, please contact the California State PTA at scholarships@capta.org or visit https://capta.org/programs-events/scholarships/graduating-high-school-seniors/

Sunday, January 5, 2020

All Things Grad Night 2020

Next Grad Night Meeting: Tuesday, January 26, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in room 906
Grad Night Tickets Don't miss out on the best Class of 2020 Party of the year! Online purchase only (no fees) at the NHS PTSA website: http://www.northwoodptsa.org/grad-night. PayPal, credit card, check and cash accepted.
Grad Night 2020 on Instagram - Follow at @nhsgradnight2020
Questions? Email GradNightPTSAnhs@gmail.com
Grad Night Restaurant Night: See Flyer

Timberwolf 5K

Saturday, February 8, 2020 is the 11th annual Mike Dunn Northwood Athletics Booster 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.  Price increases Saturday, January 25, 2020!!

Northwood High School PTSA Executive Board 2020-2021

The Nominating Committee will be looking for any interested people for the NHS PTSA board positions for the school year, 2020-2021.  Per the bylaws all the positions are open and the nominees will be considered for the following positions:

1.     President 

2.     EVP 

3.     VP 1- Membership 

4.     VP 2 - Programs 

5.     VP 3 – Grad Night 

6.     Secretary 

7.     Treasurer 

8.     Financial Secretary 

9.     Auditor 

10.  Historian

The description of duties are listed here.

If you are interested or have any questions on the duties of any position, please contact the Nominating Committee at: Nominatingcommitteeptsanhs@gmail.com

Please let us know by January 21st if you are interested to be considered as a nominee for any of the above board positions.  Thank you in advance for your interest!

Attention Baseball Player

On Thursday, January 9th, 7:00 p.m. in Room 1405 we will be having a parent meeting for all baseball players and potential baseball players.  Come learn about the spring season.

Hope to see you there.