North Star Elementary PTA
1340 Little Baltimore Road
Hockessin, DE  19707
(302) 234-7200

6/8/23 5th grade Move Up Ceremony
6/9/23 Last Day of School for students
6/14/23 Last Day of School for teachers

District Links

Red Clay Website
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Red Clay School District 2022-2023 School Year Calendar

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School Closing Information
What's For Lunch Today?
Click here for the lunch menu

​             Staff Appreciation

Need ideas for our wonderful staff here at North Star? Check our "Staff Favorite Things."

Our Vision
North Star Elementary School is a family of learners dedicated to nurturing the mind, body and spirit of each child by encouraging intellectual growth, developing character, and instilling a love of learning.

Our Mission
At North Star we are committed to creating a caring, nurturing environment, where all children achieve to their fullest potential, as they are actively engaged in exemplary instruction tailored to individual needs.

Parent/Student School Handbook
Parent/Student Handbook

Bear Care
 For Information about Before and After Care Contact: Tom Shinn
NSPTA Newsletters

Stay tuned for our Newsletters that will be sent through MemberHub!
Questions, comments or postings for our website and/or newsletters should be directed to the PTA general mailbox:

School Supply Kits
Order your school Supply kit now. Orders will be accepted until June 30th.
School kits are now available for purchase from 1st Day School Supplies for the 2023-2024 school year! Click here to order your kit today. Remember to order the kit for the grade your child will be entering next year. All orders are done through their website. If you have any questions, please contact Jen Stephenson.

Join the PTA for the 2022-2023 school year!
Please consider joining the PTA​
Thank you to everyone who has joined the PTA this year!

Join by returning this form to the main office or join online through MemberHub.​ Single memberships are $10 and Two parent/guardian memberships are $15. Additional membership levels are $25 and $50. By joining the PTA, some of your money goes toward the many activities, assemblies, etc. that are provided for the kids of North Star by the PTA. 

Joining doesn't mean you have to volunteer. It helps the kids, but if you would like to volunteer, there will be many opportunities to help throughout the year. Please contact Jen Stephenson if you are interested in volunteering. 

Restaurant Nights

Spirit Wear 

Purchase spirit wear year-round through1st Day School Supplies, our school supply company.  They have designed some shirts for North Star.  Their spirit wear part of their business is called 1st Day Spirit Wear.  If you choose to order through this website, everything is done through their website and questions about orders placed should go to them.  For any other questions, contact Jen Stephenson today. 

End of Year Spirit Wear Sale
25%off sitewide
Sale ends June 5th

PTA Meetings
Thank you to everyone who joined us in person and on Zoom for our final PTA meeting for the year! 

Yearbook Information
Help us make our yearbook great this year!
Please send us your pictures of events and activities throughout the year ​to
Yearbooks with be distributed on the last day of school, June 9th.

​Box Tops
Did you know Box tops has an app! You register for free on the website, download the app, buy products, scan your receipt and our school earns money. It’s very simple! For more information check out the Box Tops website at Two local grocery stores have a program for box tops. Acme's program is called Growing Local Learning and Shop Rite's program is called Shop Rite for my School.

   Help our office staff keep track of early dismissals and absences by using this handy form letter to communicate 
  with them

News from the School
PARENTS! Connect to North Star Elementary using Artsonia to receive important updates on your child's art classroom activity. Click here and add the parent code R6Z2SWZF  

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