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News and Updates

Stay up to date with Northwest Academy news!

Feb 4, 2020 |

Northwest Academy Staff @ Fertile Ground

A number of Northwest Academy Faculty and staff will be participating in this year’s Fertile Ground Festival!  Learn more below!   Sweet Iago: David Wagstaff A staged reading of David Wagstaff’s play Sweet Iago will take place in Northwest Academy’s Blue Box stage on Sunday, February 2 at 2 PM. The play is set in the… Read More


Feb 3, 2020 |

Red Cross Blood Drive – Feb 28, 9 am – 2 pm

Northwest Academy junior and regular Red Cross volunteer, Gabe Oh-Keith, is organizing a Blood Drive on Friday, February 28th from 9 am to 2 pm. Students, faculty, staff, parents, and community members are encouraged to donate! If you’d like to sign up, email nwa@nwacademy.org!   Things to know: Donors must be 16 or older to… Read More



Jan 22, 2020 |

Updated Software: Re-enrollment

As mentioned in the December 10 eNews, we’re upgrading our school software to provide a simpler, more sophisticated, and mobile-friendly experience. When you receive your re-enrollment contract in February, it will officially usher you and your student(s) into the new system! There are some housekeeping items that we need your help make the transition as… Read More


  • Lunch Events

    Friday Lunch events include everything from distinguished guest speakers (such as University of Oregon President and Multnomah County District Attorney) to friendly games of dodgeball.

    Lunch Events
  • Find Your Passion

    Northwest Academy is committed to inspiring students to discover their intellectual and artistic voices in a creative and supportive atmosphere fueled by curiosity and constructive challenge.

    Find Your Passion
  • Find Your Community

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

    Find Your Community
  • Community Service

    In addition to Community Service requirements in both the middle and high school, the entire school participates in service days during the year.

    Community Service
    Service Day at The Audubon Society