• Seniors who completed 100 hours of community service can fill out an application through Miss Hade for a graduation cord.

  • Opportunity to travel to Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales, and Paris in June of 2017, to sign up see Mrs. Hoffbauer or Miss Dryer.

  • Seniors: If you want to earn a red cord for graduation you must donate blood or volunteer at three blood drives this year.

Rubik’s Cube food sculpture results

Ryleigh Wright, Web Editor-in-Chief

The Jackson Community Food Pantry held a sculpture contest to raise awareness and funds on Saturday, Mar. 20. Schools around the county participated. Northwest created a Rubik's Cube. With their sculpture, they were required...  Read More »

March 29, 2016

Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative educates students

Sydney Rhines, Editor-in-Chief

Thursday, March 24, the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative (TPPI) assembly was held in the cafetorium. Beginning with a short presentation with facts and statistics pulled from Jackson County and Northwest, the hour...  Read More »

March 24, 2016

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Class inspires alumna

Ryleigh Wright, Web Editor-in-Chief

Hadleigh Buchler, 2015 alumna, has been continually returning to the high school to work with current students. She has been an assistant to special education teacher Mrs. Judy Osterberg’s class. “My inspiration came...  Read More »

January 27, 2016 • Comments Off

Teacher maintains busy lifestyle despite illness

Mike Layher, Assistant Web Editor-in-Chief

The Allegiance Radiation Oncology Center in downtown Jackson is not a typical destination to receive regular medical treatment, especially for somebody who is not battling cancer. In 2008, Communication Arts teacher Miss...  Read More »

January 26, 2016 • Comments Off

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Tuesday, March 29

    Varsity Baseball

    Northwest 11 - Stockbridge 1

  • Tuesday, March 29

    Varsity Baseball

    Northwest 5 - Stockbridge 2

  • Tuesday, March 29

    JV Softball

    Northwest 10 - Michigan Center 9

  • Tuesday, March 29

    Varsity Softball

    Northwest 9 - Stockbridge 3

  • Tuesday, March 8

    Varsity Girls Basketball

    Northwest 59 - Kalamazoo Central 57

  • Monday, March 7

    Varsity Boys Basketball

    Northwest 37 - Okemos 44

Bowler advances to collegiate level

Ryleigh Wright, Web Editor-in-Chief

Senior Kelsey Thomas signed with Spring Arbor University for bowling on Saturday, April 9. She will be receiving a partial scholarship.  Her average score was 180 and during her best game she scored 246...  Read More »

April 15, 2016 • Comments Off

Softball starts with home game

Lindsey Huff, Journalist

The 2015 season ended in a loss to Eaton Rapids in the Pre-District game at Western High School for the Northwest Varsity Softball team. They finished 11-3 in the conference, one game short of first place,...  Read More »

March 31, 2016 • Comments Off

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Mind over body

Maddie Perrin, Video Editor

Athletes train their bodies all the time. They consume protein shakes, chicken breasts, spinach; anything to bulk up and keep their bodies able to perform at the highest level. But...  Read More »

March 23, 2016 • Comments Off

Valentine’s day legend evolves into national hoilday

Maddie Perrin, Video editor

Dating way back to the 5th century, Lupercalia was an ancient Roman festival that occurred from Feb. 13-15. In this annual celebration, men would use goat-skin whips to strike...  Read More »

February 12, 2016 • Comments Off

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