News List

  • Thursday, October 16, 2014

    The Class of 2023 Prepares for its Norwood Stage Debut

    The Class of 2023, our kindegartners, is preparing for its first performance on the Norwood stage. They will perform in the annual Kindergarten Halloween Program on Friday, October 31.

  • Thursday, October 16, 2014

    4th Graders Work with SOME to Help the Homeless

    Fourth graders met with a representative from So Others May Eat to learn about homelessness and poverty in Washington, DC, and how they can help.

  • Wednesday, October 08, 2014

    4th Grade Marine Biologists, Captains, and Scientists

    Fourth graders put their "hands on" and their "minds on" during an experiential field trip downtown to investigate the natural resources and ecosystems of the Potomac and Anacostia Rivers watersheds.

  • Tuesday, October 07, 2014

    Show Your Blue Hawk Spirit on Fall Spirit Day!

    Fall Spirit Day is on Thursday, October 9 and will present all kinds of opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and parents to show their Blue Hawk Spirit!

  • Friday, October 03, 2014

    5th Graders Collect 132 Costumes for A Wider Circle!

    We are so proud of our fifth graders for their hard work and dedication to collecting new and gently used children's Halloween costumes for A Wider Circle, a nonprofit organization that seeks to end poverty. They collected 132 costumes for children in need!

  • Friday, September 26, 2014

    Can We Help Collect Food for Manna Food Center?

    Yes, we can-can! The food drive runs September 29 through October 3. Thanks to Mrs. Salyer's first graders for kicking off the drive with their awesome can-can dance!

  • Tuesday, September 16, 2014

    Secondary School Fair - Thursday, October 2, 6-8 p.m.

    The 16th Annual Secondary School Fair will be held at Norwood on Thursday, October 2, 6-8 pm. Representatives from 140 day and boarding schools will be available to answer questions. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Matthew Gould talks to the Class of 2015 about their role as leaders at Norwood.
    Monday, September 08, 2014

    Mr. Gould Sets Expectations for Leadership Classes

    On the first day of school, Mr. Gould met with eighth graders to discuss their role as leaders at Norwood, He also met with fourth graders to talk about their responsibility as leaders of the Lower School.

  • Wednesday, September 03, 2014

    Opening Day Chapel Remarks by Matthew Gould

    Matthew Gould shares feelings about Chapel and the first day of school with students, parents, faculty, and staff at Opening Day Chapel on Wednesday, September 3, 2014.

  • Tuesday, September 02, 2014

    Welcoming New Friends on Orientation Day

    How wonderful it was to welcome new students and their parents at Orientation Day on Tuesday, September 2. They may be new to The Nest, but these Blue Hawks did a great job navigating the school, making new friends, and taking in a lot of information!

  • Thursday, August 28, 2014

    Orientation Day Schedule for New Families

    Norwood's faculty and staff look forward to welcoming new students and their parents on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. It promised to be a great warm up to the first day of school!

  • Monday, August 25, 2014

    Visit Norwood! Tours & Open Houses for 2014-2015

    Tours, Open Houses, and Saturday Samplers are on the calendar for fall and winter. Share the information with friends, neighbors, and colleagues. Spread the word about the awesome educational program at Norwood!

  • Thursday, August 21, 2014

    Meet Our New Faculty & Staff

    A very warm Blue Hawk welcome to new faculty and staff members, who participated in a two-day orientation on Thursday, August 21 and Friday, August 22.

  • Friday, August 15, 2014

    A New Era at Norwood School

    The Potomac Almanac recently published an article about Norwood's new head of school, Matthew Gould, and how his educational philosophy is a match for Norwood.

  • Sarah Thomas: NAIS 2014-2015 Teacher of the Future
    Monday, July 21, 2014

    2014-2015 Teacher of the Future: Sarah Thomas

    Sarah Thomas, Norwood's K-8 technology integration coordinator, was named a "Teacher of the Future" by the National Association of Independent Schools.