Welcome to Northwood High School


New Student Orientation: August 29

7:45am - 11:30am

Orientation provides an opportunity for students to hear from administrators and other staff members as well as follow their schedules and meet their teachers. Lunch will be served and students will participate in an activities fair to learn about exciting opportunities for involvement. Buses will run their routes.

 Additional Information for the Class of 2023


Letter to Families from Northwood Counselors

Dear Gladiator Families

Estimadas Familias Gladiadores


Online FARMS Apps are Available Now

www.MySchoolApps.com  is NOW OPEN for parents to complete and submit the 2019–2020 Online application for Free and Reduced-Price Meals! FAMILIES CAN APPLY NOW & AVOID LONGER PROCESSING TIMES IN SEPTEMBER!


Summer Assignments

Summer assignments for the 2019 - 2020 school year are due when students return for classes in September. View summer assignments for English, mathematics, science, social studies, and art. If you have a question about summer work, contact either the teacher listed on the assignment or the department resource teacher by email.


View and Purchase Graduation Images

Students may purchase graduation images on www.events.lifetouch.com. They only need to enter (in the search engine) the program type (graduations), their state, and school name. If the images are not loaded yet, they have the availability to enter their email address and they will be notified once the images have loaded. Panoramic Portraits: Families can mail their orders to 1017 Wilso Drive, Baltimore, MD 21223 or call into customer service at 1-800-445-1189. Lifetouch can mail the prints to their home. Download the information flyer.


College and Career Readiness Summer Speaker Series and Workshops

The Northwood School Counseling team has an engaging summer program planned for students to assist them in their post-secondary planning. The School Counseling Department presents our first “College and Career Readiness Summer Speaker Series”. The information shared during the speaker series will provide Northwood HS students opportunities to increase their preparation for post-secondary life. Northwood school counselors will facilitate these sessions and includes guest speakers with expertise regarding college access and career readiness. The speaker series occurs every Tuesday throughout the summer, from 2-3pm in the Media Center. Space is limited. Please reach out to your child’s school counselor with any questions. TO REGISTER follow the google link below: 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfLCqZGqvsuZcL8oiTSIByqhI4xolnxnb1530dbFjYt-2uI7g/viewform

Download information about the speaker series and college and career readiness workshops.


French Honor Society

The National French Honor Society is currently open for new members. If you are interested, please join our google classroom (code = etz1qvx) to read all information about us. Questions? Contact Mr. Warrington at Daniel_Warrington@mcpsmd.org.


Class of 2020 Post-Secondary Planning Meeting

Students and families, please see the attached power point for information presented to rising seniors on June 3, 2019 during their English class. Please reach out to your child’s professional school counselor with any follow up questions. Rising Seniors, please remember to schedule your Graduation Conference Meeting with your school counselor for some time during the summer break.