Northwest Middle School is located in northwestern Carroll County and serves approximately 650 sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students. This website is designed to provide the students, families, and teachers of Northwest Middle School access to information about school events as well as general information.
Absence Verification: Parents should report their student's absence by contacting the school by 9:00 a.m. on the day of the absence. The State of MD requires each absence be verified with a reason, i.e. illness, appointment, funeral, family etc. Northwest will accept notes, phone calls, fax or email as verification. To report an absence via phone, please call 410-751-3270, fax to 410-751-3275 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org with their name, the student's name and the reason they will be out. Phone calls will be made to parents/guardians whose student absences are unverified at 9:00 am.