2021-2022 Back-To-School Resources
The first day of school for Grades 1-12 is WED SEPT 1st. Kindergarten starts THURS SEPT 2nd and Pre-K starts THURS SEPT 9th.
Parents/guardians of elementary school students should have received homeroom assignments via email from their child's principal. Elementary emails were sent out on August 23rd. Middle school students find out their homeroom teachers on the first day of school.
School Supply Lists
Please note that schools are closed on Friday September 3rd and Monday September 6th in observation of Labor Day.
You can see all upcoming events and school closure dates on the District & School Calendars page.
Start & End Times
All school start and dismissal times are listed on this page.
See a list of all school-related groups such as PTOs and PACs so you can attend an upcoming meeting or event.
Commissioner Jeff Riley and the Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education (DESE) have mandated that all public K-12 students, educators, and staff be required to wear masks in school buildings through October 1, 2021. Masks are required on buses per federal mandate. As a result of the Commissioner’s Mask Mandate, the School Committee voted on August 24, 2021, to approve a district face-covering policy.
If your student has a chromebook from last year, please have them bring it to school with them on the first day. Students who are new to North Andover or did not have a chromebook assigned last year will have one waiting for them in homeroom.
All students grades K-12 are assigned a chromebook and charger that they are responsible for. They will maintain the device and make sure it is fully charged before bringing it to school each day. Additional chargers and chromebooks are not available in school if students forget to charge their chromebook or forget to bring it to school. In either of those events the student's teacher will suggest appropriate alternative options.
While in school, the chromebooks are protected from many inappropriate websites using a district-wide firewall and content filter. Safe search is on for all chromebooks as well as the most restrictive YouTube settings Google allows. These safety features prevent students from accidentally accessing inappropriate content. For students that intentionally seek out inappropriate content the building principal may reference the Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) and apply any potential disciplinary actions.
While at home, parents and guardians have the ability to monitor their children’s online activities. Most internet service providers have options to turn on parental controls. Please contact your ISP for more information on how to do that.