Welcome to Northwood High School

The office staff is monitoring phone lines daily. Please speak clearly when leaving a message. Messages will be returned within one business day. For a quicker and more direct response, please use email to contact a staff member.

Families should report technical issues to our MCPS Community Help Desk by phone (240-740-7020) or by email CommunityTechSupport@mcpsmd.org.

Bus Routes


National Honor Society Tutoring

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Senior Picture Scheduling OPEN

Senior Picture Scheduling Now OPEN

We have 4 more dates to get your picture in school. Go to www.prestigeportraits.com and search Silver Spring, Maryland, and choose Northwood High School. 

The following dates are available to you:

  • Monday, November 15th
  • Tuesday, November 16th

There is no cost to take your picture for yearbook. Choose the no-charge session and they will snap 2-3 pictures of you for the yearbook in either a tuxedo or black wrap. If none of these dates work for you then call the Rockville studio at (855) 918-2930 to schedule an appointment. 

Did you already take your senior pictures? You need to choose a formal picture with a blue background to be used in our yearbook. If you didn’t receive an email to pick your pictures go to www.shop.prestigeportraits.com and enter your session ID & access code provided on your receipt. If you lost your receipt then you can login with the email address you provided at the session. If you are still having trouble then please call Lifetouch Customer Service at 1-800-736-4753.


Expand Your World! Host a Foreign Exchange Student Next Year!

For more information, please email Mr. Warrington

French Conversation!

Friday mornings 7am- 7:30am in LC6 with Mr. Warrington. Come enjoy some coffee and practice your French-- merci!

Anti-Racist e-Books and Audiobooks Available for MCPS Students/Staff to Borrow without Wait Time

As part of its ongoing commitment to equity and excellence, Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) students and staff can access anti-racist e-books and audiobooks through the Sora app, MCPS’ digital eBook and audiobook platform from OverDrive, without any wait time until September.  

Please visit the NHS Media Center website to browse the new additions to our collection, and borrow eBooks and audio books.

Directions for using Sora, our platform for eBooks and audio books is available here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/19gJptZKZaB8bb4dZB5L97JuB1q0sal1SV-eNjYFdHzA/edit?usp=sharing

Commit to Equity Collection - several books in this collection have no wait time (unlimited check outs) https://sites.google.com/mcpsmd.net/northwoodmediacenter/commit-to-equity-collection
eBooks and audio books https://sites.google.com/mcpsmd.net/northwoodmediacenter/books
If you have any questions please e-mail Roseann_D_Saah@mcpsmd.org