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8th Graders Volunteer for Sister Schools
NWS 8th Grade students are volunteering throughout this season for the international service organization Sister Schools, which sends clothes, school... Read More
Students Honor Veterans with Original WWII Play
A magnificent theatre run culminated on Nov. 10 as 13 current and former NWS students gave their final performance of the original play, “Crates of... Read More
Fall Athletics Wrap with Wins and Honors
The NWS Fall Athletics season finished this year with our Boys’ and Girls’ Cross-Country teams qualifying for the State Meet, and student athletes... Read More
NWS Environment Program in the News
The Northwest School's foundational Environment Program was featured in The Seattle Times, in print and on the web, Wednesday, Nov. 5. Specifically,... Read More
NWS 10th Graders Navigate Legislative Labyrinth
Every year, NWS 10th grade Humanities students get a realistic taste of what it means to live and operate successfully in a democracy. In a unit... Read More
NWS in Elections News
The Northwest School curriculum was featured twice in the Seattle media's coverage of the general election: click the links by the bullet points... Read More
6th Grade Makerspace: Intro to Engineering
NWS 6th graders are wrapping up their Bristlebots unit, in which their classroom became a makerspace and they became engineers and research... Read More
NWS Students Exhibit Visual Art at Gage Academy
Classrooms at The Northwest School are named after social justice activists, free-thinking physicists, and poets, among other inspirational figures.... Read More
Outdoor Program Slideshow: Ingalls Pass
The NWS Outdoor Program recently brought students and faculty on a hike in Ingalls Pass in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness, one of the more stunningly... Read More
Attention: Construction and Traffic Issues on Summit
Due to the construction on the corner of Pike Street and Summit Avenue, we anticipate Summit will be often blocked with heavy trucks. Please pay... Read More
International Dormitory: Remodeled and Resplendent
Following the recent construction of our stunning new facility at 401 E Pike, The Northwest School added to its campus again this summer by... Read More