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  • Friday, December 12, 2014

    Kindergarten Bandage Drive Exceeds Goal!

    The Kindergarten Bandage Drive resulted in 7,130 cool and colorful bandages collected for children undergoing cancer treatment at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Thanks to everyone who contributed!

  • Monday, December 08, 2014

    Civil Rights Activist Joan Mulholland Visits Norwood

    Norwood welcomed civil rights activist Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, who spoke to students in grades 4-8 about her experiences as a white college student participating in sit-ins, protests, and Freedom Rides during the early 1960s.

  • Thursday, December 04, 2014

    "The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood" Is a Smash Hit!

    Bravo to the cast and crew of this year's fall play,"The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood." Audience members were treated to a hysterical trip through Sherwood Forest with surprises and laughs at every turn. Special thanks to our phenomenal director, Emily Nichols! See photos on SmugMug and video on Vimeo.

  • Friday, November 21, 2014

    The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood 11/21 & 11/22

    Norwood seventh and eighth graders will present "The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood" on Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22 at 7:00 p.m. in the Murray Arts Building. Get ready for some hysterical adventures in Sherwood Forest!

  • Friday, November 21, 2014

    Kindergartners Hold Bandage Drive Week of December 8

    Norwood kindergartners recently announced an important community service project. During the week of December 8, they will be collected fun, cool, and colorful bandages for children fighting cancer at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. Their goal is to collect over 5,000 bandages!

  • Monday, November 03, 2014

    Open House & Saturday Sampler on January 10

    Spread the word to friends, neighbors, and colleagues about Norwood's Open House and Saturday Sampler on January 10. Open House takes place 1:00-3:00 p.m. and the Saturday Sampler from 12:30-1:30 p.m.

  • Monday, November 03, 2014

    Norwood Diplomats Debate Successfully at Model UN Conference

    Norwood diplomats represented their countries with great skill and knowledge at the annual Model UN conference at George Washington University on Saturday, November 1. Congrats to all!

  • Monday, November 03, 2014

    Multicultural Festival Features 30 Countries this Year!

    Take a trip around the world at the annual Multicultural Festival on Wednesday, November 5, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Food, games, crafts, cool displays, and more!

  • 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.