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About Us

We. Are. Northern.


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 become college and career ready as well as responsible citizens in our local and global communities.

Opened: 1973
Mascot: Patriot Pete
Student Count: Approximately 1,500
Principal: Stephen Williams

History and Retrospective of Northern High School

School Hours

7:15 a.m.−2:15 p.m.

School Improvement

2020-2023 School Improvement Quick Facts

Maryland Report Card Northern High

2018−2019 School Report Card