Welcome to Northwood High School

Winter Music Concert

The Winter Concert for the Instrumental and Choral Music Departments will be Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in Harry A. Putt Auditorium. Admission is free. Download the event flyer.


After Prom Silent Auction Now Open

The Northwood PTSA After Prom silent auction fundraiser will run from November 25 - December 12, 2016, Please visit the auction site at biddingowl.com/northwoodhighschool. The more bids we have, the more we can impact the cost of the After Prom event to ensure it is affordable for all seniors. Many thanks from the PTSA AfterProm Committee!


Congratulate A Senior in the Yearbook

This is your last chance to place a congratulatory message for a 2017 graduate in the yearbook! The form and payment are due by December 23, 2016. Contact Mr. Alston at Daryl_Alston@mcpsmd.org with any questions. Download Message For Graduates Form.


Travel To Europe During Spring Break of 2018

Are you interested in visiting Amsterdam, Brussels and Paris during the 2017 - 2018 school year? Mr. Warrington is organizing his annual trip, and students will have the opportunity to visit those three cities during spring break of 2018. Tour details can be found at the following link: http://www.eftours.com/educational-tour/amsterdam-paris?sc_mvt=EF29F11521CD425592235B26E69F1637. An interest meeting for the trip will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 7 p.m. Contact Mr. Warrington at Daniel_Warrington@mcpsmd.org with any questions.


Apply for the ACES Program

Attention ALL 10th grade families! Is your 10th grader going to be the first in your family to attend college in the United States? Are you worried about paying for college and whether your child will be ready for the next challenges of college? Then encourage your child to apply to the Achieving Collegiate Excellence & Success (ACES) program, a partnership between Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), Montgomery College (MC), and the Universities of Shady Grove (USG). The ACES program will help your child value responsibility, be independent, and never give up. Your child will receive a personal Academic Coach who will establish a one-on-one relationship and provide academic and college planning workshops. Ultimately, we expect excellence from ACES students and will work with your child closely as they work to achieve their goals and be successful in high school, college, and beyond.

If you believe your child would be a good fit for the ACES program, please go to https://aces.montgomerycollege.edu/form2017 and have your child complete an application by December 23, 2016. For more information you may also visit http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/aces/ or contact Brad Pabian, ACES Academic Coach at Northwood High School at brad.pabian@montgomerycollege.edu

¡Atención a todas las familias de estudiantes del décimo grado! ¿Será su estudiante el primer miembro en la familia en asistir a la universidad en los Estados Unidos? ¿Está usted preocupado en cómo pagar los costos universitarios? ¿O está usted preocupado si su estudiante va a estar listo para los próximos desafíos de la universidad? Si su repuesta es si, entonces anime a su estudiante a aplicar al programa de Logrando Éxito Universitario y Excelencia Académica con sus insignias en inglés-ACES, una asociación entre Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), Montgomery College (MC), y las Universidades de Shady Grove (USG). El programa ACES le ayudará a su estudiante a tener responsabilidad, ser independiente, y nunca darse por vencido. Su estudiante recibirá un entrenador académico personal que establecerá una relación uno-a- uno y le estará ofreciendo talleres académicos y de planificación a la universidad. Por lo tanto, esperamos que la excelencia de los estudiantes de ACES y por supuesto trabajaremos con su estudiante muy cercanamente a medida que trabajaran para alcanzar sus metas y tener éxito en la escuela secundaria, la universidad y más allá.

Si usted cree que su estudiante sería un buen participante para el programa de ACES, por favor visite la página de internet https://aces.montgomerycollege.edu/form2017 y haga que su estudiante complete la aplicación antes del 23 de Diciembre de 2016. Para más información también puede visitar http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/aces o contáctese con Brad Pabian , ACES Academic Coach de Northwood High School a brad.pabian@montgomerycollege.edu  


Holiday Giving Project

The Holiday Giving Project provides holiday food, gift cards, or toys to Montgomery County residents in financial need who are referred to our program. This is a Montgomery County program – not a Northwood program. However, the school can refer families to this program. To learn more about this program, download the following letter: Holiday Basket Information in English and Spanish. If you are interested in participating in this program, please call Susan Levine at 301-649-8270.


2016 - 2017 Yearbooks On Sale

 2016 Order Yearbook

Yearbooks are on sale now! The best price of the year is available here: jostensyearbooks.com.