North Elementary News and Events



North Elementary School
398 Urban Street • Danville, IN  46122 •  Phone: (317) 745-2610  Fax: (317) 745-3921
News and Events

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2015-2016 KG Registration - If you are registering an incoming Kindergarten student for the 2015-2016 school year, please click here.
Kindergarten 101- A parents only informational night will be held on Thurs, April 9th.  The program will begin at 7 pm and wil last one hour.  Topics to be covered will include registration details, kindergarten curriculum and structure, transportation processes, and more.  If you have an incoming kindergarten student and want to know more about the first year of school, we will see you then! 

Important Dates:
March 30th- April 3rd-Spring Break
April 15th-Spring Pictures
April 16th-Kindergarten Registration-NO school for KG students ONLY!
May 7th: 2nd grade field trip to Victory Field
May 7th-Pastires for Parents, 1st grade only
May 8th- Pastries for Parents, 1st grade only
May 20th- Kindergarten Zoo field trip
May 25th- Memorial Day, No School
June 2nd- Students last day of school
June 3rd- Teacher in service day

2 Hour Delay Information
If a 2 hr delay is called your child's bus pick-up time will be 2 hrs later than normal.  (For example, if your child's bus normally arrives at 7:10, then on a 2 hr delay the bus should arrive at 9:10).  Students may enter the building at 9:30 and the tardy bell will ring at 9:45.  NO breakfast will be served on 2 hr delays.
Tumble Books Online Library
Enjoy a good read aloud or read along; listen to narrated picture books in English, French and Spanish; explore real people, animals, and places with the nonfiction titles; discover history, geography, social studies & science topics in the National Geographic Videos; and much more!
Click here to start reading or listening to our TumbleBooks.
Absence Reporting
The attendance line is available 24 hrs a day.  To report an absence please call 317-745-2610 ext. 1007, or email the office at  Please be sure to include the following:  your child's name, grade and teacher, date of absence, the reason for the absence, and your name and relationship to the child.
Change of Destination
If you know your child will have a change of destination, please send a note in to the teacher and/or call/email the main office at 317-745-2610 or  If a change comes up during the day, please notify the office prior to 1:30 pm.
If your child attends PACE afterschool and you have made a destination change, please notify PACE that your student will not be attending for that day.  You can email Malynn Hearon at
Transportation/Bus Routes: If you have any transportation or bus concerns you can call the transportation office at 317-745-6875.
Morning Drop off and Afternoon Pick up Procedures: Click here
Book Rental for 2014-2015 School Year:
Kindergarten - $98.00
Grade 1 - $115.00
Grade 2 - $103.00
School Supply List 2014-2015- click here
Lost and Found - Help me find my way home, I miss my owner.  Items not claimed will be donated during Fall Break, Christmas Break and Spring Break.  To view our lost and found items please click here.
Notification Calls for Low Cafeteria Balances
Our school reach system will notify you with important information relevant to your child/children. Courtesy computer-generated calls are made to all students with $5.00 or less in their cafeteria account. Money may be added on-line by clicking the EFunds for Schools link on our website or you can send a check or cash with your child for deposit. To access your child's purchases, log on to Harmony. Please contact Becki Gibbs, Food Services Director, at 317-745-0366 with questions.
Harmony Mobile -  Parents and students have the ability to access Harmony Mobile via their smart phones.  Read more...
Smoke Signal - North and South Elementray combine a monthly newsletter.  The newsletter will go out on the last Friday of every month.  Please let the office know if your email address has changed,  so that you will continue to receive important information from the school.
Breakfast/Lunch Costs for 2013-2014-  Students may purchase a grab and go breakfast from our cafeteria for $1.50.  The price of student lunches this year is $2.35.  The cost for an extra milk is $.50.
On-Line Payment Option for Parents - e~Funds for Schools is an optional, user-friendly service that offers various options for parents/guardians who choose to make on-line payments for textbooks and cafeteria purchases via a secure website.
Be sure to check out the Danville Schools' website for access to this new feature that can help you eliminate your check writing hassles!
Pre-Arranged Absence Form - Occasionally, situations arise whereby students are required to be absent from school.  On these occasions, the principal/designee may grant a prearranged absence if the request is appropriate and submitted  5 school days before the scheduled absence.  To download a Pre-Arranged Absence form click here

Criminal History Checks - If you are planning on attending a field trip this school year you must fill out a criminal history check.  Please ask your child's teacher for the form.  Return the criminal history check to the teacher two to three weeks prior to the field trip. 

Custodial/Non-Custodial Parents
In the case of divorce, or separation, we will provide access to both custodial and non-custodial parents, unless there is a legally binding document on file in the school office which specifically remove's that parent's rights.
A legally binding document is a court order or other legal paper that prohibits access to education records, removes the parent's rights to have knowledge about his or her child's education, visit the school or pick the child up from school.
Parent Access.  Parents can now access their children's attendance, food service account, and more.  Parents should have recieved account information via email.  Click the blue HARMONY link located at the top and bottom of any web page to log in.


To view the district web calendar, click the blue CALENDAR link at the top and bottom of any web page.
To view the NES web calendar, click here.