Northwestern Local Schools – Elementary

7334 North Elyria Road,
West Salem, OH 44287


Mr. Douglas Hopkins

Northwestern Elementary School is a rural public school in Wayne County, OH with an enrollment of 590 students in grades K-5. NES promotes authentic learning and student engagement through academic rigor, content relevance and relationships and collaboration among faculty, students, parents, community, industry and post-secondary partners. The goal at NES is to prepare students in rigorous project-based and problem-based instruction while also ensuring our students participate in a thriving STEM learning culture in all classrooms and in all content areas.