Located in Cary, N.C., Northwoods Elementary serves students in kindergarten through fifth grade. It offers fine arts, physical education and academic programs. The school operates a library and media center that offers various resources, such as books, encyclopedias, newspapers and dictionaries. It has a cafeteria that serves lunch and breakfast. The school also operates a parent-teacher association that sponsors various fundraising activities for school development. It offers an extended day care program for elementary-grade students. Northwoods Elementary also provides a range of summer activities, such as arts and crafts, drama, computer applications and a variety of adventurous summer camp activities. The school is a part of Wake County Public School System.