Welcome to Northwood High School

Class of 2017 Senior Portraits

Photograph sessions for Class of 2017 senior portraits begin July 27 -29, 2016, at Northwood High School Cafeteria. Students should receive appointment cards in the mail from Lifetouch. Please contact Lifetouch directly at (410) 644-7700 or 1-800-445-1189 for any questions concerning time and date of appointment.To purchase a senior package, information will be sent along with student's proofs, 2 weeks after photo session. The web address will be shop.prestigeportraits.com. Students will receive an access code and session ID for login to the site. Students can also select their yearbook image on the site!

Summer Assignments

Summer assignments for the 2016 - 2017 school year will be distributed to students during classes. Digital copies are available here.

College Readiness Workshops At Northwood HS

Tuesday, July 12th Creating Your Resume: How to Make Yourself Standout
Hannah Deprey-Severance, Frostburg State University
9:30 – 11:00 am
Thursday, July 14th
Financial Aid Basics
Beverly Coleman, Educational Opportunity Center
9:30 – 11:00 am
Tuesday, July 26th Applying to College 101
Jennifer Zeigenfus, Towson University
9:30 am – 11:00 am
Thursday, July 28th Finding the Right Fit College
Fatmata Koroma, University of Pittsburgh
9:30 – 11:00 am
Tuesday, August 2nd Mock SAT/ACT: Capital Educators
8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Thursday, August 4th The New Coalition Application
Nick Orban, University of Maryland
9:30 – 11:00 am
Wednesday, August 17th The Common App/Application Completion Session: Part I
9:30 – 11:00 am
Friday, August 19th The Common App/Application Completion Session: Part II
9:30 – 11:00 am

Fall Sports Try-Outs

Try-outs for fall sports will be held in August. Form Day is on Tuesday, August 9th from 2 pm - 6 pm in the main gym.All three forms required to participate in sports (Physical, Medical Card, and Parent Permission) must be turned in. Fall try-outs will begin on Wednesday, August 10th. Download the schedule.

National Spanish Honor Society

Interested in joining the National Spanish Honor Society?

  • Minimum of three semesters of Spanish at NHS 
  • GPA of 3.0 or greater
  • Enrolled in Spanish class for 2016-2017 school year 
  • $15.00 membership fee
  • One letter of recommendation from an NHS Spanish teacher.

Contact any of the following people for an application: Zoey Hoffman (presidenta), Eli Miller (co-president) or Señor Warrington (Daniel_Warrington@mcpsmd.org)