Contact Northwest Area Elementary

  • Northwest Area Elementary
    Vision: Northwest Area Elementary is a safe, nurturing environment where students are empowered to reach their individual potential through high expectations, critical thinking skills and a respect for core values of responsibility, kindness, perseverence and equity. 

    820 Clinton Street
    Reading, PA 19604

    Main Office



    School Colors 
    Red and Black 

    School Mascot 
    Red Knight

    Elementary School Hours 
    8:05 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.

    Kindergarten Hours
    8:05 a.m.-2:10 p.m.

    Pre-Kindergarten Hours
    Morning: 8:05 a.m.-10:45 a.m.
    Afternoon: 12 p.m.-2:40 p.m.

    Jennifer Bertolet

    Assistant Principal

    Michelle Moretz

    School Nurse
    Lisa Kepner

    School Counselor
    Rosemary McCurdy
    Parent Outreach Assistant
    Michelle Rivas

    Office Secretary
    Jacklyn Guilbe

    Attendance Secretary
    Jana Cavallo

    Home and School Visitor
    Dave Marrella 

    Important School Reminders

    1. If your child is absent, please send a note when he/she returns to school. 

    2. Please notify the main office of any phone number or address changes.

    3. Please remember to bring a form of picture identification when picking up your child during school or at dismissal.