Northern High School
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Northern High Opened:
Student Census:
approximately 1500


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Summer Information


Bus Status Letter (Online Pilot)

Bus Status Web Page



October 9th, 2015 through March 17, 2016, Northern High School will have the opportunity to earn cash through Giant A+ School Rewards Program.
All you have to do is:
Log on to to register online using your Giant Card

Even if you registered your card last year, you must re-register every year for our school to receive credit. Registration is easy and makes a HUGE difference to our school. We need your support.  Please be sure to register your card to benefit Northern High School using ID #00446
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Click here to view our NHS 2014 MSDE School Report Card!

NHS MSDE School Report Card Spanish

Northern High School Mission Statement

In collaboration with its community, NHS aims to foster an atmosphere that cultivates a desire for life-long learning. We strive to promote tolerance and respect for diversity, while providing our students with the opportunity to maximize their personal and intellectual potential. We are committed to excellence in teaching and student learning and the purposeful inclusion of technology. It is our mission that all students will become productive, responsible citizens in our local and global communities.

Anti-sexual, Anti-racial and Anti-disability Harassment Statement
Please click here to access statement





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    Change in our operating procedures: Casts/Crutches/Sutures/Wheelchairs:
    If your child has suffered an injury that requires casts, crutches, sutures, wheelchair or walker, the parent/guardian must contact the school nurse prior to the student reporting to school.
    Parent/guardian must provide documentation from the student's physician identifying any restrictions to the student's regular activities, the weight-bearing status, level of transfers and any safety concerns.
    School administration will inform the parent/guardian of any special arrangements, program modifications, and/or restrictions that may need to be put in place for the safety of your child in the school setting.
    Parent/guardian must provide documentation from the student's physician identifying when your child may resume all regular school activities.
    Thanks for your continued support.


    Northern High is Going Green!

    For list of acceptable items visit: Calvert County Public Schools Recycling Program

    For guidelines and information visit: Going Green Website




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