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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
NWS Welcomes Visiting International Students
Five students from two NWS Global Partner Schools are attending classes and participating in cultural activities at NWS this fall: Ruben S., Guy H.,... Read More
Students Volunteer Over the Summer
The Northwest School graduates students who have a global perspective, and who are equipped to think and act with integrity. Over the summer, at... Read More
Students Talk Poetry with Robert Pinsky
Former US Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky took the stage at nearby Town Hall Thursday, Sep. 18, and beforehand met with a group of NWS seniors and 10th... Read More
Ceramics Teacher Exhibits Artwork at the Whatcom Museum
NWS ceramics teacher and working artist Randy Silver will be showing three original pieces in the exhibit “Reaching Beyond” at the Whatcom Museum in... Read More
NWS Junior Competes at USA Track & Field Junior Olympic National Championships
Congratulations to Maya J. '16, who competed at the USATF Junior Olympic National Championships in Houston in the 100m, 200m, and 400m, from July 21-... Read More
Follow NWS on Social Media!
Whether you identify as a prospective, current, or alum community member, The Northwest School has a relevant social media channel for you and your... 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