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iPad return
LES crew
Last Lunch for Class of 2017
Graduation walk at LES
2017 LES Kindergarten Graduation
Beautiful sunrise over NHS April 2017

On-Line Pre-Registration for 2017-18 is now open!

PowerSchool  Pre-Registration Click Here

New for the 2017-18 school year, registration forms will be completed online through PowerSchool using your parent PowerSchool account. Online pre-registration is now open! To expedite your registration process, you should complete this prior to August 1st. If you are unable to pre-register, computers will be available on site at the schools during regular registration times for your use. Regular registration is as follows: Norwell High School Aug. 1st 7am-7pm, Norwell Middle School August 1st 7am-7pm, Lancaster Central Elementary School Aug. 3rd 7 am-7pm, and Ossian Elementary Aug. 7th, 7am-7pm.   The online pre-registration must be completed in order for your son/daughter to receive their iPad. 

If you have not yet created a parent PowerSchool Single Sign On account please click here for instructions.

While attending registration, parents and students will be able to do the following once the online portion is completed: 

  • Pick up student iPads

  • Pay for any fees (i.e. technology/textbook rental fees, class dues, PE uniforms)  

  • Textbook & Technology Fees

    Grades K-2   $125

    Grades 3-5 $145

    Grades 6-8  $165

                Grades 9- 12  $165*  In addition to this rental cost, students attending shared CTE programs will be required to pay for the costs charged by the school hosting the program that are associated with that course. Also, dual credit courses and AP courses may require charges or fees above and beyond this Technology & Textbook fee. 
  • Apply for assistance
  • Purchase athletic passes, school pictures, yearbooks, etc.

  • Complete medical forms and drop off medication here for medical form

  • Get school picture taken and receive student ID card

  • Get transportation information

  • Register a vehicle to drive to school

iPad information for 2017-18

Textbook & technology rental fees include:
1. A protective case for the iPad.  Parents do not need to furnish one.
2. AppleCare which will assist with the cost of accidental damage.  Each incident of accidental damage will cost $49 with AppleCare.

The AIM of NWCS...

The AIM of the Northern Wells Community Schools is to equip students to maximize their present and future success.

Expectations of a NHS Graduate

Norwell High School Graduate Profile
Click the link above to view the characteristics we strive to help our students possess when they graduate from Norwell High School.

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NWCS School Calendar 2017-18

1st Student Day

Mon. Aug. 14th, 2017

Central Office Hours

School in Session: Mon. - Fri. 7:15 AM – 4:30 PM
Out of Session: Mon. - Fri. 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
If you need assistance outside of regular hours, please call us at 260-622-4125 and we will be happy to schedule an appointment.


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District Event Calendar

Tue Aug 1 2017
School Board Meeting
Mon Aug 14 2017
First Day of School 2017

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