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The ability of our students to learn, gow and develop while at Northwood is directly related to the level of commitment and competency demonstrated by staff, particularly at the direct care level. We have a Career Track system to recognize and retain competent, qualified Counselors. Jessa, Timberwolves Counselor, is on track for her Senior Counselor […]


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The Wolverine team has been learning in a fun way through STEM projects. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. “[Science] is more than a school subject, or the periodic table, or the properties of waves. It is an approach to the world, a critical way to understand and explore and engage with the […]


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Birthdays are celebrated many different ways around the world.  One way is a Quinceanera, which is a Latin American celebration for a girl’s fifteenth birthday.  This celebration is held to recognize a girl’s passage from girlhood to womanhood. Recently, a Hispanic student on the Timberwolves team turned fifteen and a Quinceanera was held at the […]


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Our Residential programs had a very unique and special opportunity to experience something new and exciting – Northwood teamed up with CrossFit Duluth to bring “Tyler’s Great Adventure” to our kids!  Dale and Cory Collison (owners of CrossFit Duluth) along with dozens of volunteers, came to the West campus to provide an adventurous experience and […]


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During this festive season of giving, let us take time to slow down and enjoy the simple things. May this wonderful time of the year touch your heart in a special way. Wishing you much happiness not just today, but throughout the New Year. Merry Christmas! Northwood Board of Directors, staff and children.


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