News List

  • 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.

  • Tuesday, June 03, 2014

    Congratulations, Class of 2014! We Will Miss You!

    The Class of 2014 completed their time at Norwood on Tuesday, June 10. We will miss them and wish them all the best as they continue their academic careers at many fine high schools.

  • Tuesday, June 03, 2014

    Class Day & Commencement Will Stream LIVE on UStream

    Spread the word to friends and family members who are unable to attend Class Day and Commencement. Video of both events will stream live on Norwood's UStream channel. Tune in at 8:15 a.m. on Monday and 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday to watch these special year-end events celebrating with wonderful Class of 2014!

  • Friday, May 30, 2014

    Students, Faculty & Staff Say Thank You to Mr. Ewing

    Students, faculty, and staff gathered for a special chapel on Thursday, May 26 to honor and thank Mr. Ewing for 35 years of outstanding leadership, dedication, and vision. A new video was shown, featuring an interview with Mr. Ewing and a group of sixth graders, as well as interviews with some long-time Norwood teachers and staff. We also sang a song written by Maria Lostoski.

  • Friday, May 23, 2014

    Alumni Visit with 6th Graders to Talk About 7th & 8th Grades

    On Friday, May 16, five Norwood alumni from the classes of 2007, 2008, and 2009 visited with sixth graders to talk about the exciting things ahead in seventh and eighth grades. The alumni shared how their experiences during the last two years impacted their lives during high school and now in college

  • Monday, April 28, 2014

    Norwood & the National Philharmonic at Strathmore

    Norwood has partnered with the National Philharmonic at Strathmore for a family concert of Sunday, May 18 - free for children - which will feature a special educational session for our students and the chance to meet The Maestro backstage. Order tickets today at 301-581-5100.

  • Wednesday, April 09, 2014

    Blue & White Field Days: April 25 and May 8

    Norwood's beloved Blue & White Field Days take place on April 25 for Middle School and May 8 for Lower School. Get ready for some awesome Blue & White fun, and don't forget to bring in food donations for Manna!