Students have a half-day on Friday, June 15, and will be dismissed at 11:30 am.
Teacher receives a grant for water stations and bottles
Fifth-grade teacher, Ms. Duthie, received a grant from Delta Dental and MESSA for a water filling station in each house and a free water bottle for every student and staff member. The stations encourage students to drink water instead of sugary beverages. One fifth-grade student said, "I never knew drinking water could be so much fun!"
Novi's Newest National Board Certified Teacher
Congratulations to Mrs. Zebrowsi for achieving National Board Certification in Mathematics.
Important Report Card News
Novi Community Schools will be utilizing the MiStar Parent Portal to view paperless report cards for grades K through 6. Dr. Matthews explains the new system in this letter.
Mrs. Fenchel named Principal of the Year
Mrs. Fenchel has been named the 2017 Region 7 Principal of the Year by the Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association.
Red Ribbon Week
Below are the winners of the Red Ribbon Week poster contest with Roke, the K-9 police dog in the bottom right.
Japanese School of Detroit Donation
The Japanese School of Detroit generously donated $1,000 to Novi Meadows.
Geography Bee Winner
Congratulations to Chinmay for winning the school's Geography Bee. As the winner, he qualifies to take the Michigan Geography Placement Test for the state finals in Kalamazoo.
Congratulations also to the other nine finalists. They showed outstanding social studies knowledge.
A Blue Ribbon Exemplary School!
Novi Meadows is an upper elementary school with fifth and sixth-grade students in two separate grade level houses. We are a Blue Ribbon Exemplary School. The success of our school is due to the participation, talent, and hard work of our students, staff, parents, and community. In partnership with parents and community, the mission of Novi Meadows is to ensure that all students develop the knowledge, skills, and character necessary to achieve their highest potential and to be productive members of an ever-changing global society.
Novi's robotics team won state championship in December
Those who work in schools are a special breed
Hopefully we can find joy in the lessons that we learn
The Michigan Department of Education has created a Parent Dashboard for School Transparency
National Board certification is the most advanced professional credential available to U.S. teachers