North Woods
International School
2541 Sablewood Rd | La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601 | Phone: 608-789-7000 | Fax: 608-789-7010

Welcome to North Woods International School

Sandra Brauer, Principal

Office Hours: 8:00-3:30 pm

School Hours: 8:35-3:15 pm

Community Programs/Events!

Trinity Lutheran Church (1010 Sill St) is the host location for the From the Heart Food Pantry and Monday night meals. The From the Heart Food Pantry is open on Mondays from 5:30-7pm. Monday Night Meals are served from 5-6:00pm. Both of these events/programs are open to the public!

Upcoming Events!

Mid-August!: 2019-2020 summer mailing is sent out!

Wed, Aug 28th: Open House! 5:30pm-7:00pm at North Woods

Tues, Sept 3rd: First day of school for Grades 1-5

Tues, Sept 3rd: Kindergarten Orientations (Times are mailed out for incoming KG in mid-August)

Wed, Sept 4th: First day of Kindergarten

Fri, Oct 4th: Picture Day!!

Great News! North Woods Exceeds Expectations!

Wisconsin DPI School Report Card (click here)

Back-2-School Event!

Needing help with back-2-school supplies??

All needing help are welcome to participate int he Back 2 School Pogram. Begin by filling out an online application at If you need assistance with filling out the application, please call Catholic Charities at 608-782-0710, M – TH, between 9 am and 4 pm. The front desk volunteers will be available to assist you. There will be three Back 2 School events where families can pick up supplies. Please choose your pick up location when you fill out your application.

Back 2 School Pick Up Locations, Dates, & Times:


Erickson – North Side BGC (*Year round students only) – July 10 – 4 – 7 pm

La Crosse Center – August 14 – 8 am – 6pm

Mathy BGC August 22nd 4-7pm


Becoming an International Baccalaureate

North Woods International School is a Candidate School* for the Primary Years Programme. This school is pursuing authorization as an IB World School. These are schools that share a common philosophy—a commitment to high quality, challenging, international education that North Woods International School believes is important for our students.
*Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its four academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP), the Diploma Programme, or the Career-related Programme (CP). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit

Click here for about the IB Program!


Meet the 2018-2019 North Woods International team!