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  • Northwest Wrestling Fund Raiser

    If you are interested in supporting or purchasing any items please click on the following link.

  • Sunday Night Message, November 15th

    Save the date!  Northwest will host “Paying Your Way”, a Financial Aid Seminar for the class of 2016, on Tuesday, December 1st at 6:30 pm in the auditorium.  Presentations will be in both English and Spanish.  Topics covered will include An Explanation of Financial Aid, the Cost of Attendance, Understanding your

  • NWHS Playoff Football Game WJLA Video

    WJLA's John Gonzalez gave us a visit this morning!  Below is the link to watch the video.

  • NWHS Paper Shredding Paper Shredding  PDF

  • Child Development Application

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

  • Sunday Night Message, November 8th

    Counselors are going to speak to 10th graders in their NSL classrooms throughout this upcoming week to introduce them to Family Connection.  Students will be setting goals for the year and completing an interest inventory.  Ask your child to share with you the information about logging on.  This valuable resource

  • Sunday Night Message, November 1st

    Please remember that Daylight Savings Time ended.  We all set our clocks back one hour and got an extra hour of sleep last night.  Tomorrow, Monday, November 2 nd there is no school for students and the beginning of the second marking period starts Tuesday, November 3 rd .  Report cards will be distributed

  • Winter Weather Emergency Information

    Winter Weather Emergency Information

  • Sunday Night Message - October 25th

    This Friday, October 30 th , is the last day of the marking period, and there is no school for students, November 2 nd .  Please make sure your student has completed all requirements for his or her classes.   A huge thank you to everyone who assisted with the Booster Club’s Silent Auction held this pa

  • CCRCCA Letter Mailed Home to 11th Graders

    we are mailing home to the parents of all 11 th graders regarding the College and Career Readiness and College Completion Act (CCRCCA) of 2013. This letter informs parents of how MCPS is fulfilling the requirements of this Act by requiring that students take either the ACT, SAT or ACCUPLACER exams during their

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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

Friday, November 27
Thanksgiving - offices and schools closed

Tuesday, December 01
Financial Aid Workshop

Wednesday, December 02
AAPC Celebration

Thursday, December 03
Winter Choral Concert

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