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News and Events



Oct 30, 2018 |

Improv Showcase – November 8 @7:00 PM

MORE IMPROV! Did you miss Northwest Academy’s first improv show of the season? Never fear! We’re back! Join us in the Blue Box Theatre on Thursday, November 8 for something we promise you’ve never seen before. Don’t miss it! Thursday, November 8, 7:00 PM Blue Box Theatre 1130 SW Main St. Tickets (at the door):… Read More


Arts Week

May 11, 2018 |

ARTS WEEK 2018 – May 21-25, 2018

Join us in celebrating the artistic endeavors of our incredibly talented and creative singers, dancers, visual artists, poets, musicians, theatre artists, writers, photographers, and media artists with this week-long celebration.  DYNAMO showcases our middle school student-artists and ESPRIT showcases our high school student-artists. When DYNAMO Tuesday, May 22rd at 7pm  Wednesday, May 23rd at 7pm Purchase DYNAMO Tickets ESPRIT… Read More


  • Find Out Why Northwest Academy Students Thrive.

    It’s how we teach. And how they learn.

    Find Out Why Northwest Academy Students Thrive.
  • College-Prep Academics

    Northwest Academy students write two substantial, college-level thesis projects in their senior year. All juniors and seniors receive college credit through the PSU Challenge Program.

    College-Prep Academics
    Senior Thesis Presentation
  • Find Your Community

    Students utilize the Central Library, Portland State University, and nearby museums and performing arts centers.

    Find Your Community
  • College Counseling

    Our College Counselor works with students to find schools that will be a good match for them. Northwest Academy graduates attend a diverse selection of colleges and universities across the country including Duke University, Bard College, New York University, and Rhode Island School of Design.

    College Counseling
    College application workshop