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Northwest Music Department Annual Christmas Concert
The Northwest Music Department Annual Christmas Concert will take place on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 in the Northwest High School Gymnasium! The concert will start at 7:00 p.m.

Wendy's Heisman Winners
Congratulations to Sydnie Jenkins and Evan Throckmorton for being selected as Northwest's Wendy's High School Heisman representatives.

Congratulations Eagle Scouts!

On Sunday, December 2, Marty Smith and Ben Shinkle both passed their Eagle Scout Boards of Review. This means Northwest High School currently has FOUR students who are Eagle Scouts! Only 3%-4% ofall Boy Scouts achieve this rank, so to have four Eagle Scouts in Northwest at the same time is quite an accomplishment. Congratulations to you four Eagle Scouts!


FFA Toy Drive

The FFA chapter will be hosting their toy drive.  The toys collected will be wrapped by the FFA chapter members then taken to the Elementary School to go towards the giving tree.  The FFa members are hoping to collect 500 itmes between the Middle School and the High School. A cupcake Bar will be provided to the Accademic Coaching Class that brings in the most toys.  Get Busy!  Merry Christmas!!


Hat and Glove Drive to benefit NES students who are in need.

The annual hat and glove drive will begin November 20, 2018, and will continue through December 21, 2018.  All donations will benefit NES students who are in need of these items.


Canned Food Drive Academic Coaching Class Competition
The Canned Food Drive is scheduled for November 26-December 19!  All cans will be donated to the Northwest Food Pantry and the Winning Academic Class Will Receive a Pizza Party!!
Hands on Day at the SCCTC
The Hands on Day at the SCCTC is scheduled for November 16, 2018!   
Mr. Jenkins and Mr. Amburgy will be taking interested Sophomores over for a visit!

Winter Sport Schedules are now available!
Winter Sport Schedules are now available click here

College Credit Plus
A mandatory CC+ meeting for students planning on taking courses on campus at SSU next school year (2019-2020). Parent or Guardian must be in attendance.    The meeting will take place in the High school Cafetorium on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.  This will be the only scheduled meeting with Shawnee State.  See Attachment
Mohawk College Goal Saturday
The High School Guidance office will be hosting the Mohawk College Goal Saturday on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 8:00 a.m.  Bring a parent/guardian and 2017 income tax information to Mrs. Jenkins computer lab room (109) at the High School!    Get money for College or the SCCTC! 

Designer Bag Bingo October 13, 2018!
Designer Bag Bingo will be held on October 13, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.  Doors will open at 5:00.  See the Attachment flyer for details.

UCAN College Night
The UCAN College Night will be held on October 24, 2018 from 5:30-7 located at the SOMC Friends Center!  Come check it out!

Northwest Marching Mohawks to perform September 22 and September 29
Attached is the most recent schedule for our Marching Mohawks. The students have been and still are working diligently to finish our competition show for this year titled "Trapped in Time." We are excited to premiere the full show on September 22, 2018

2018 Football Homecoming Spirit Events

Theme- "There's No Place Like Homecoming"

17 Monday- "Welcome to Kansas" -Dress in country attire.  (flannel, boots, overalls, etc.)

18 Tuesday- "Time Twister Tuesday" Dress in clothes from your favorite time period or era.

19 Wednesday-"Somewhere Over the Rainbow"-Wear as many different colors as possible.

20 Thursday- "There's a Storm Coming"- Go all out in your NW gear, school colors, or HOCO shirt and bring the thunder to the district wide pep assembly.

21 Friday- "It's Not Where You Go, It's Who You Meet Along the Way"- Dress as your favorite Wizard of Oz character.


District Pep Rally on 20th.  

Schedule is 1:30 to 2:10.  

NHS and NMS will dismiss from gymnasium at 2:10.  

NES students will return to their building after buses leave NHS lot.


Miss Northwest Vivian Pennington

Congratulations Miss Northwest Vivian Pennington on her 1st place River Days Float!   


Northwest High School Alumni Association Scholarship Application Deadline
The Northwest High School Alumni Association Scholarship  Application Deadline is Friday, September 28.  Applications need to be turned in to the  NHS Guidance office.  See Attachments for the Current year  Graduate and also the Alumni Continuing Education Scholarship information.
NHS Mohawks 8 Senators 0

The scoring would open for the Mohawks in the 4th minute off a throw in headed by senior


The Lady Mohawks set a school record scoring 7 goals in a game!

The Lady Mohawks picked up their first win of the season in a conference matchup with Portsmouth West.  The 7-1 victory gives the Mohawks some momentum heading into week three of the season and a school record for number of goals scored in a game.


Get ready for our Scholastic Book Fair!

Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to read right into our school. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level. Please make plans to visit our Book Fair and be involved in shaping your child’s reading habits.



A FALL SPORTS PASS is now Available for purchase!  See Attachment 


Valley Football Game time has changed.

The Valley game on 8/22/18 has changed times  and will start at 6:00 p.m.   The bus is leaving at 5:00 p.m.

Evan Throckmorton sets new school record with 7 goals!

The first regular season boys soccer game was held on 8-20-18 against Clay High School.  Senior Evan Throckmorton started out his senior year with not only a win but set a new school record with 7 goals!  The previous record was 6 set by his coach Josh Keeney (2001)!  Congratulations Evan!  Mohawk Proud!! 

The "Bach" to School 5K Run
The "Bach" to School 5K was held Saturday, August 18th. Thank you to all that participated and volunteered!  Congrats to Josh Shope (18:21.7) and Jessica Adkins (24:49.2) on their individual wins!   5K Pictures

Welcome Back Staff and Students
Staff Inservices (No Students) 8/20/18 and 8/21/18 
Students First Day 8/22/18
Rivers Days candidate looking out for others with equality platform

This year’s Miss River Days candidates sure do have a heart for others and have so far shown great maturity and a deep kindness in all they have shared.  Miss Northwest Vivian Pennington is among that wonderful group of young ladies.

Sport physical information
Attached you will find copies of the SOMC Permission for General Screening Exam Form and a copy of the current OHSAA Sports Physical form.  Please remember students and parents that if the student has a diagnosed or chronic health condition (example: congenital heart defect or current bone fracture), he or she will not be cleared for sports participation at the sports physical offering at school without a current letter of clearance from the attending physician.  There is an attached copy of this letter on the sports physical forms.  Otherwise the student will have to be cleared by their healthcare provider.  
SaferOH Tip Line
The Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Public Safety launched the SaferOH tip line that will accept both calls and texts 24 hours a day for schools that register for the service.  
Calls or texts to 844-SaferOH (844-723-3764) are answered by analysts in the Ohio Homeland Security’s Threat Assessment and Prevention (TAP) Unit.

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College Credit Plus
College Credit Plus has moved up their informational timelines quite a bit.  This is for students who plan on taking courses ON CAMPUS at SSU only.  The meeting will be Monday 11/13 at 6p.  This is a mandatory meeting and will be the only one conducted at NHS.  Please share the attached file with your students. 
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