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  • High School Final Exams in PARCC or HSA Courses

    High School Final Exams in PARCC or HSA Courses

  • Sunday Night Message January 31st

    The third marking period begins tomorrow, Monday February 1st, and all students are to report directly to their homerooms promptly at 7:45 am. Students that attend off-site programs (Edison, Gaithersburg, and ROTC) will stay at Northwest and report to their homerooms. Although the contractors have done an amazing j

  • January 23rd SAT Information

    January 23 SAT Administration Notification.  If MCPS cancels school activities on Saturday, January 23 due to inclement weather, notification will be published on the  MCPS  website.  If school activities are canceled, MCPS will notify College Board and the SAT will be rescheduled.

  • Sunday Night Message January 17th

    There is no school tomorrow, Monday, January 18th, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. Exams will continue Tuesday, January 19th with periods 3 & 4, periods 6 & 7 Wednesday, January 20th, periods 8 and HS+ Thursday, January 21st and make-up exams on Friday, January 22nd by appointment only.

  • Men's and Ladies Track team results

    The Jags Indoor Track team had quiet a Winter Break. After both the Men's and Women's team beat ALL Moco teams in Tuesdays meet, the team traveled Saturday to the Eastern Shore to run in the University of MD Eastern Shore Invitational. The Lady Jags got some spectacular results as they outscored all 18 schools from V

  • Child Development Application

    To apply for Early Childhood Education please complete and submit the below application Child Development Application

  • Winter Weather Emergency Information

    Winter Weather Emergency Information

  • An Important Message about Police Body Cameras

    Dear Parents and Guardians,   Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and the Montgomery County Police Department work together every day to ensure our schools are safe, secure environments for our students to learn. It is in that spirit of collaboration that I am writing to you. Attached is a letter f

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 Congratulations To the Northwest Football Team!

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2013 & 2014 Maryland 4A State Champs!!   

  2014 football state champs  State Final 

Congrats to the Northwest Marching Band 

They placed 4th at the Marine Corps Invitational at the Naval Academy in the Class 2 Open

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Upcoming Events

Mon, February 15
President's Day - offices and schools closed

Tue, February 16
PTSA Meeting

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