NHS Tack and Field students heading to State competition
Back to school 5K Run
The annual Bach to school 5K run is scheduled for August 17, 2019!   Register online at TriStateRacer.com
See Attachment for more details!

Patrick Redoutey in the Scioto Voice
Don't doubt Redoutey: NW senior making statements at every turn See Article

Evening with the Arts

The Northwest Local School District is pleased to announce that it will be presenting its 34th Annual Evening with the Arts program on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 to showcase its students’ academic, artistic and musical talents.  See Attachment

Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award

Congratulations to Patrick Redoutey for receiving the Franklin B. Walter All-Scholastic Award! Only one student in each county receives this prestigious award. Read more
Rebecca Scaff to participate in FCCLA Creative Cake Championship Saturday, April 12!

Performing well in a culinary art is arguably one of the more rewarding accomplishments that one can possibly be a part of.

For Becky Scaff, she gets to show the entire state what she can do in the field. The senior, a regional winner in the Creative Cakes competition, will participate in the 2019 Culinary Career Development Events State Finals on April 13 at the Columbus Culinary Institute in Columbus.  Read More

Kevin Colley 

Senior Baby Pictures

The Web Master class will begin working on the annual SENIOR graduation slideshow.  The baby picture will need to be turned in to Mrs. Jenkins before April 19.  For more information, click here.

NHS Blood Drive is set for Wednesday, March 20, 2019

NHS will be hosting a Blood Drive sponsord by the FCCLA on March 20, 2019 in the High School gymnasium from 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.


NHS Baseball and Softball Team will be taking up orders from Backwoods BBQ for delivery on Friday, March 22, 2019.
The Northwest High School Baseball/Softball Team will deliver your lunch on Friday, March 22, 2019.  See attachment for details! 

Mohawk Money Madness
The MOHAWK MONEY MADNESS will take place on April 6, 2019.  All proceeds will go to the Northwest Football Boosters General fund, which benefits Youth League, JR. High and High School.  See Attachment for more information.

Esport Inks first signing of the year with Patrick Redoutey
Shawnee State eSports is proud to announce the signing of Patrick Redoutey from Northwest High School.  Redoutey is the first eSport signing of the year and is the first local recruit in the history for Shawnee State University's eSport team.  

Valentine Bear Gram

Send a Valentine Bear Gram to your sweetheart, a best friend or a dedicated teacher/coach.  All proceeds will go to the NHS Softball Team.  The gram contains a plush Teddy bear and Valentine chocolates in a decorative bag with a personalized message.  See Attachment for details 


AAA Auto Club Driving School
If any student is interested in taking the AAA  Driving School class, please see the Attachment

Band Uniform donated to the NHS Band Department

Mrs. Stephan and the Marching Mohawks are all smiles today as they say “thank you” to Janice Baldwin for donating an original 1959 NHS band uniform!  This uniform is the very first uniform worn by our Marching Mohawks and will be displayed in our music department!  



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% of all 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!


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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