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  • Northwest Art Show 4/15 - 4/16

    Please join the Fine Arts Department for their annual show where over 650 students will be exhibiting artwork.  The show is held in the NWHS Auditorium and open to the public and all students, families and friends on Wednesday 4

  • Sunday Night Message ~ April 12th

    Report cards will be distributed in Homeroom this Tuesday, April 14th. As we begin the 4th marking period, please continue monitoring your child’s grades using Edline. With Spring and warm weather, we would like to remind all of our students

  • Sunday Night Message ~ March 29th

    As we begin the 4th marking period, please continue monitoring your child’s grades using Edline.     Spring Break for students begins this Friday, April 3rd and continues through Friday, April 10th. Students return to school after Spring Break on

  • Northwest High School Nominated for 2015 Green Ribbon Schools Award

    Northwest High School has been nominated by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) for the National Green Ribbon Schools Award. The Germantown school was one of two schools nominated by MSDE.  The Green Ribbon Schools Award program is sponsored

  • Sunday Night Message ~ March 22, 2015

    The 3rd marking period ends this Thursday, March 26th, and there is no school for students this Friday, March 27th for a professional day for teachers.  Attention parents of Juniors Monday through Wednesday, March 23rd through March 25th counselors will

  • 2015 Ap Exam Calender

    Northwest High School  2015 AP Exam Calendar     Date  Morning 7 45 am  Afternoon 11 45 am  Monday, May 4 Chemistry Environmental Science Psychology Tuesday, May 5 Calculus AB Calculus BC   Wednesday, May 6 English Literature and Composition Physics

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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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