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A vibrant, intellectual home. A warm inclusive community. A dynamic liberal arts education for grades 6-12 that prepares students to think critically, act compassionately, and discover their place in the world.
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Mark Morris Dancer Performs and Teaches at Northwest School
Lauded dancer and Northwest School alum Aaron Loux taught the school’s Middle and Upper School dance classes
Students Moderate Discussion With U.S/Russia Relations Expert
The NWS Model UN Interest Group moderated a discussion with Jacqueline Miller, President and CEO of the World Affairs Council, on international relations between Russia and the U.S.
Announcing the Upper School Play Production
The Northwest School Theater Department is proud to present the Upper School Play Production of "Blue Stockings," by Jessica Swale, directed by Ellen Graham. The show will take place Dec. 10-13.
One Hundred NWS Students Perform at Fall Choir Concert
Nearly one-fifth of the student body sang at Greenlake Methodist Church on Thursday, Nov. 19.
Faculty Member Writes Article For National WWII Museum Website
Humanities teacher Tamara Bunnell contributed a blog post about her new curriculum involving the forced relocation of Japanese Americans during World War II.
Explore Our 2014-15 Interactive Annual Report
The Northwest School is pleased to announce that the 2014-15 Annual Report is now online, digital-only, and interactive.
Local Media Features NWS Boys' Cross Country Team's Accomplishments
Both KING 5 and the Capitol Hill Seattle blog came to the Northwest School to interview a couple of our runners.
NWS Girls' Cross Country Wins State Title
Congratulations to all the runners at the State Meet on Saturday, Nov. 7.
This fall 2015, we have over 70 students from 12 countries joining our Northwest School community. The Northwest School is the only independent school in Seattle with an international boarding program and dormitory.
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