Welcome to Northwest Elementary School

Welcome to Northwest Elementary School.  The teachers have worked hard to plan wonderful educational experiences for your child. 

‚ÄčOUR VISION:  Northwest Elementary School is committed to achieving excellence for every student, every day, every opportunity.

‚ÄčOUR MISSION:  At Northwest Elementary School, we will challenge and empower all students to be independent thinkers, lifelong learners, and responsible citizens. 

HISTORY:  Northwest Elementary School, home of the Mustangs is located in the city of Lexington, and positioned in Davidson County.  The school originally opened in 1974 and has one addition to the builing done in 1995.  In 2001, the school was divided when Friedberg Elementary was built.  



In an effort to better communicate school news NWE has signed up with "REMIND". This service will allow NWE to send text messages (texting rates may apply depending on your carrier) to all subscribers.  Simply click below and follow the directions and you will automatically receive any messages sent out to the NWE community.  This is a great service to keep you updated regarding delayed openings, early release, and other important announcements.  If you have any questions, please call (336) 764-0360.

To receive information from the REMIND system, please text to the number 81010 the following codes:
For School information from Mrs. Miles text:  @3f67d8
For Bus information from Mrs. Baity text:  @3e30b
For PTO information text:  @nwpto

                             Click here Directions to Sign Up for Remind.


School Building Opens at 7:15 a.m.
Breakfast Begins at 7:30-7:50 a.m.
Students Report to class 7:50 a.m.
School Begins at 8:00 a.m.
Tardy Bell 8:00 a.m.
Shuttle Bus and Daycare Dismissed at 2:25 p.m.
Regular Buses and Car Riders Dismissed at 2:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

Novemer 14-18, 2016
Click here for American Education Actitivies 

Holiday Pictures
Thursday, November 17, 2016

Night of the Arts
Art Show
Tuesday, December 6th, 2016.
Art Show 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Parents may purchase matting and framing for their child's artwork.  Cost is $25.00.  Duplicates may be purchased for Christmas gifts.
Cash and checks only.

4th and 5th Grade Music Program 6:00 p.m.
Wear country attire and a red bandanna.  Cowboy hat optional.  Students will be performing their program in the gym.


 Adventures at Northwest 
Yearbooks Now on Sale!!!
November 1, 2016 - February 10, 2017. 

Recent News

Picture Retake

Thursday, October 27,  Picture Retake 

Fall Festival
 Saturday, November 5,  Fall Festival

        1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Davidson County Schools will need your permission to use our School Notification system to notify parents of non-emergency notification messages.  School Messenger  has provided a video that explains how parents can give permission to receive important school notifications. Look for the Subscribe and Receive link


 at www.davidson.k12.nc.us or visit InfoCentral portal at (schoolmessenger.com/start)  
to indicate your messaging preferences

Bus Driver

DCS Enrollment Forms .pdf

North Carolina Health Assessment Form  

Informacion de Registracion/Inscripcion.pdf

Transportation Request English 2016-2017

Escuelas del condado de Davidson Solicitud de transporte 2016-2017

Applications for Free or Reduced lunch



Upcoming Events

District News

How to Apply for Free or Reduced Price Meals
NEW THIS YEAR! ONLINE APPLICATIONS: Visit www.lunchapplication.com and in a few simple steps complete and submit your free and reduced form
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Board of Education Meeting - Rescheduled Jan 17
Board of Education Meeting - Rescheduled Jan 17
Board of Education Meeting - Rescheduled Jan 17
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Bus Driver Training Classes
Bus Driver Training Classes
Bus Driver Training Classes are rescheduled for January 31-February 2
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