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  • Sunday Night Message December 14, 2014

    Please remember that this is a full week of school, and instruction will continue in all classes each day. Winter Break begins when students are dismissed at 2 10 pm next Tuesday, December 23rd which means there is school next

  • Sunday Night Message ~ December 7, 2014

    Good evening parents, this is Lance Dempsey with your weekly updates. First of all I would like to thank all our parents, students and staff who traveled to M&T Stadium this past Friday night to cheer on our football team.

  • State Championship Football Game Information

     If you are coming down to the game on Friday night, here is information about tickets and also directions.  The MPSSAA has said, do not follow GPS, follow these directions.     Fan Focus   The MPSSAA Fan Focus has a listing

  • Sunday Night Message~ November 30th

    I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving, and we look forward to seeing all of the students here by 7 15 am tomorrow morning. Northwest will host “Paying Your Way”, a Financial Aid Seminar, on Tuesday, December 2nd at 6

  • Holiday Giving Letter

    Please click below for the letter pertaining to the 2014 Holiday Giving Campaign. Holiday Giving Letter 2014   

  • PSAT Practice Sessions offered by KAPLAN

    Kaplan Test Prep will be hosting free online PSAT Cram Sessions™ for sophomores and juniors to help students prepare for the upcoming October PSAT.  Sessions will be offered during the first 2 weeks of October and are 90 minute online

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2013 & 2014 Maryland 4A State Champs!!    

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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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Monday, December 22
Alumni Day

Wednesday, December 24

Thursday, December 25

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