Welcome to Northwood High School
April and May Testing Schedule
Testing for PARCC, MISA, HSA and Advanced Placement exams will begin Monday, April 23, 2018 and last throughout the month of May. Download the attached schedule to see the dates of particular exams. Questions? Please contact Mr. Padgett, PARCC and HSA Testing Coordinator, at Delmer_Padgett@mcpsmd.org or Mr. Sauter, AP Coordinator, at Michael_T_Sauter@mcpsmd.org.
Purchase Tickets for the Spring Musical
The Academy of Music, Theatre, and Dance will present "A 16 Bar Cut: The History of American Musical Theatre" Thursday, April 26 - Saturday, April 28 at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium. Tickets can be purchased at the following link: https://bit.ly/2jIbINF
Silent Auction Now Open
The NHS Silent Auction for AfterProm opened on Sunday, April 15, and will close for bidding on Sunday, April 29 at 10:00 p.m.
The PTSA holds this yearly online Silent Auction to help support the AfterProm event.
To view the auction, follow this link:
https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/home.cfm?auctionID=9538. Items include tickets to events, weekend getaways, sports memorabilia, gift cards, voice lessons, and SO MUCH MORE.
National Honor Society Membership
Are you interested in applying for membership in the National Honor Society? Look at the following dates for information about becoming a member:
- April 19, 2018 - Informational Meeting in room A215 during lunch
- April 27, 2018 - Applications due to room A215 by 2:30
- May 2, 2018 - Application Review in room A215 at 2:45
- May 4, 2018 - Notifications sent via email
- May 15, 2018 - Induction Ceremony at 7:00 p.m. in the Northwood Auditorium
Questions? Contact Ms. Bisset at Jamie_A_Bisset@mcpsmd.org
Reserve Parking for Graduation
Colonial Parking has partnered with DAR Constitution Hall to offer guaranteed reservations to attendees of graduations taking place at DAR through online parking reservations. To make a parking reservation, please visit https://www.ecolonial.com/locations/dar-grad-parking/. On the following screen, you will see a list of graduations. Please click on your graduation to view parking options. From there, simply click on your preferred parking location and select “Reserve” Once you have completed through checkout, you will be sent a confirmation via email. Please print out your confirmation and show to the attendant onsite.
Scholarships for the Class of 2018
Attention seniors: please click on the following link to apply for the annual Isaiah Benjamin Aronoff Scholarship: Isaiah Benjamin Aronoff Scholarship Application.
Attention seniors: please click on the following link to apply for the annual Northwood High School Legacy Scholarship: Northwood High School Legacy Scholarship Application.
Order the Class of 2018 Commencement DVD
Class of 2018: You can now purchase your copy of the commencement DVD at the following: http://bit.ly/2jIbINF. The commencement ceremony will take place on June 6, 2018 at DAR Constitution Hall. The DVD is available for $15. The deadline for online purchase is June 15, 2018. DVDs will be available for pick up at Northwood starting June 20, 2018.
Host An Exchange Student from Japan
American Councils for International Education is looking for individuals and families in the
Washington, DC area interested in hosting high school exchange students from Japan for two weeks this summer. While in the United States, students will live with a host family for two weeks and take part in a
program designed to introduce them to social entrepreneurship, volunteerism, leadership
and diversity. Download the flyer for additional information.
Maryland 529 College Savings Options
The State of Maryland offers two 529 college savings options to help families save and reduce the need for burdensome student loans.
2017 - 2018 Academy of Music, Theatre, and Dance Performance Calendar
View the updated list of music, theatre, and dance performances that will take place throughout the school year.
Donate to AfterProm
The Northwood High School AfterProm Committee is busy planning the annual event scheduled for June 3, 2018 from 12:30 am – 3:30 am.
Fifth Annual Special Education Summit
The Fifth Annual Special Education Summit will be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018, from 8:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Quince Orchard High School.
Order A Yearbook
Visit the Josten's page to order a 2017-2018 yearbook.
Information About GLAD Sessions
The GLAD presentation outlines beliefs, rationale, weekly calendar, grading policy and schedule for each
Senior Class Dues
Class of 2018 - Make sure you've paid your senior dues.
Register for Saturday School
The George B. Thomas Sr. Learning Academy, Inc., Saturday School provides academic tutoring and mentoring support for students in grades K-12. Download registration materials in English and Spanish.
MyMCPS Portal Information
The myMCPS Portal is a 21st century digital learning environment specifically designed to meet the needs of staff, students, and parents of Montgomery County Public Schools.
Schedule for Short Weeks
During short school weeks the regular bell schedule may change.