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

No school Monday, April 10 - Friday April 14

Field Day
Monday, May 8th 
K-2  grade Time TBA

Tuesday, May 9th
3rd-5th grade Time TBA

Please mark your calendar:

EOG Dates:
May 26th 5th Grade Science EOG
No School Monday, May 29th
May 31st  Reading EOG
June 1st Math EOG
June 5th RTA 3rd Grade 
June 7th Reading Retest 3rd Grade only


Awards Day
3rd-4th grade Tuesday, June 6th at 8:30 a.m.

5th grade promotion Wednesday, June 7th at 8:30 a.m.

Early release Friday, June 9th at 12:00 p.m.


Kindergarten Registration

Incoming 2017-2018 Kindergarten Information

Kindergarten enrollment Letter for parents.pdf
Registration Enrollment Form rev 2-2017.pdf
Registration Enrollment Form-Spanish Version rev 2-2017.pdf

Registration Transportation form ENGLISH 2017-2018 1-13-17 (1).pdf
RegistrationTransportation form SPANISH 2017-2018 1-13-17.pdf

North Carolina Health Assessment Form  

Informacion de Registracion/Inscripcion.pdf

Other Forms


Applications for Free or Reduced lunch

Recent News

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




Upcoming Events

District News

Education is Our Future
Legislative Updates
House Bill 539 is bad news for public schools and can be devastating for students. The bill forces local school districts to share program-specific funding with charter schools, even if charters don't offer the service.
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