Here is a link for a safety video for your students that will ride the bus.  

It covers the rules of the bus, how to ride safely, the safest way to wait at a bus stop, and the danger zones of a bus.


To enroll in an Okaloosa County school, a parent/legal guardian may complete this initial online enrollment request for the school that is zoned to the student's residence. Parents may enter an address in the School Site Locator to determine their zoned school.

Superintendent Update to Parents on the 2020-2021 School Year

Kindergarten/New Student Registration for 2020-21 SY

May 2020

MFLC Video Conferencing/Telephonic Non-Medical Counseling

MFLC Video Conferencing/Telephonic  Non-Medical Counseling

In order to keep services available to personnel, service members, and their families at this most critical time, the Military & Family Life Counseling Program is offering video-conference non-medical counseling.  Telephonic services are also exclusively available for adults.

Champ and the Coronavirus

To  read Champ's story click the link below:




Elementary 3-31-2020

For Active Duty Military Members the Military Family Life Counselor (MFLC) (Temporary video and telephonic non-medical services)

Greetings Military Families,

Due to the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, the assigned Military Family Life Counselor (MFLC) will be able to temporarily provide telehealth services to you and your military children. These services include video and telephonic (VTC) non-medical counseling in areas where face-to-face support is restricted due to COVID-19. We are pleased to announce this temporary capability to provide continuity of care for the military families at Northwood Elementary School.

Online Instruction

Online instruction will begin Monday, March 30



ID is required for ALL student check outs and for ALL visitors.

All student transportation changes must be in writing.  No changes will be accepted over the phone.

Parents Tab
facebook link Link to ClassLink Program

OCSD Mobile App




Important Dates

Aug. 5 VPK Parent Orientation 6:00-7:00 RM 418
Aug. 5 K Parent Orientation 6:00-7:00 MPR
Aug. 9 Open House
  VPK @ 12:00
  K-1 @ 12:00-1:00
  2-5 @1:00-2:00
Aug. 10 First Day of School for Students
Aug. 19 Wear Red
Aug. 26 Wear Yellow
Sept. 6 Labor Day Holiday
Sept. 9 Wear Blue
Sept. 16 Wear Green
Sept. 20 Grandparent's Day 1:30PM
Sept. 23 Wear Orange
Sept. 30 Wear Purple
Oct. 7 Wear Gray
Oct. 8 End of 1st Grading Period
Oct. 11 Teacher Workday / Student Holiday
Oct. 14 Science Night 6:00PM
Oct. 18-22 Book Fair
Oct. 21 Wear White
Oct. 28 Wear Brown
Nov. 4 Wear Pink
Nov. 11 Veterans Day Holiday
Nov. 18 Wear Black
Nov. 19 Turkey Trot
Nov. 22-26 Thanksgiving Holidays
Dec. 2 Wear Rainbow Colors
Dec. 17 End of 2nd Grading Period
Dec. 20-Jan. 5 Christmas Holidays
Jan. 3 Teacher Workday / Student Holiday
Jan. 4 Teacher PD Day / Student Holiday
Jan. 5 Students Return to School
Jan. 17 Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
Feb. 8 Science Night 6:00 PM
Feb. 21 President's Day Holiday
Feb. 25 Donuts with Grownups!
March 5 Literacy Night 6:00 PM
March 18 School Picnic
March 18 End of 3rd Grading Period
March 21-25 Spring Break Holidays
March 28 Teacher Workday / Student Holiday
March 29 Students Return to School
April 5 Literacy Night 6:00 PM
April 6 Kick-Off Fun Run
April 15 Fun Run
May 3 Art Night 6:00 PM
May 12-13 Water Days
May 16 5th Grade Field Day
May 17 4th Grade Field Day
May 18 3rd Grade Field Day
May 19 2nd Grade Field Day
May 20 1st Grade Field Day
May 23 Kindergarten Field Day
May 25 5th Grade Program
May 25 Last Day for Students
May 30 Memorial Day Holiday