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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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Ceramic Student Honored with State Award
Peter G. '18 has been awarded a honorable mention at the 2017 Washington State Scholastic Art and Writing Awards.
Student Publishes in Prestigious History Quarterly
Northwest School senior Pavan N. has been published in the winter 2016 edition of the Concord Review, a well-known quarterly that is the only journal in the world to publish academic research papers of secondary students.
Students Confront Holocaust
In a powerful unit of study, eleventh grade Humanities students grapple with the horrors of the Holocaust through research, reading, and moving creative projects.
Fan Night Energizes Community
Northwest basketball fans packed the bleachers for the annual Fan Night event on Tuesday, Jan. 31. Both junior varsity and varsity boys' and girls' basketball teams delighted the crowd with a quadruple-header of games
Learning Language through Fire
What is fire? This is the question Advanced Spanish students are focusing on as they work to improve their fluency and conversational skills.
Northwest Runner Wins Prestigious National Award
Northwest School senior Tibebu P., also known as Tibs, has been named the 2016-17 Gatorade Washington Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year.
Faculty Selected for National Ultimate Team
This June, 2017, Northwest's Director of Athletics Britt Atack will compete at the Great Grand Masters Beach Ultimate Championship in Portugal.
Students and Faculty Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The entire Northwest School community engaged in a host of workshops on Friday, Jan. 13, to celebrate the life, work, and impact of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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