Academics

 

At Northwood, we believe every moment counts in our children's education. Please look through the following to learn about your child's academic program and always feel free to ask your child's teacher for additional information and guidance to make the most out of school.

 

Textbook Links

Several of our textbooks have online components including extra games and content to supplement what your child is learning.

Reading Math Science
Social Studies Language Arts Health

 

Title I

Title 1 services strengthen reading and math fundamentals for students. Your child's teacher may recommend these services for your student.

 

Essential Skills

Essential skills are priority standards identified by Mooresville Schools staff and taught to mastery.

 

Standardized Testing

ISTEP+  is an assessment for students in grades 3-6 that determines their mastery of grade level standards and determines the schools Public Law 221 rating.

IREAD is an assessment for students in grade 3 that determines their mastery of literacy skills.



Reading Success

Scholastic Reading Inventory - monthly assessment test measuring reading lexile scores

Destiny is our library program used to locate books within the district.

Accelerated Reader is a program which helps children to have individual reading successes.

 

Important Links

The  Indiana Department of Education website includes links to various information about the state's educational system.

The Common Core National Standards will be implemented through Indiana by 2014, replacing the Indiana Department of Educations grade-level standards. Mooresville has already transitioned to the Common Core for younger grades.

Mooresville's Exceptional Learning page includes information for families whose students may have different learning styles or needs, such as high ability education, special education, English language learners, and much more.