Northwestern High School

Thanks to the Redskins, the Wildcats play on a new field

November 12, 2017

BY MEAGAN MILLER — In 2000, construction of the new Northwestern High School included a building, a field, a concession stand and a stadium. The field was covered with sod, which, over the years, didn’t hold up to JV and varsity soccer and football practices. Coach Bryan Pierre said, “It’s [read more]

Northwestern High students walk out, protest Trump

November 18, 2016

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — A group of Northwestern High School students stood on the side of Adelphi Road, chanting “our Future, our concern!” and “not my president!” while holding protest signs Friday afternoon. Many passersby honked, cheering the group on. About [read more]

PHOTOS: Dance showcase brings books and paintings to life

April 9, 2016

BY GABRIELA MARTÍNEZ — High school and middle school students from Prince George’s County showed off their dance skills during the Prince George’s County Schools 19th Annual Dance Showcase on Saturday, March 19. With the help of their dance instructors, the students created  elaborate [read more]

City awards 13 educational enrichment grants

December 12, 2015

BY REBECCA BENNETT — The City of Hyattsville Education Advisory Committee, which established an Education Enrichment Grant Program earlier this year, announced Dec. 7 it’s first 13 recipients. The maximum award was $500 and the selected grants range from $220 to $500. “The committee was [read more]

LIVE: Grease is the word at Northwestern High School

December 11, 2015

BY ARIELLE AMEGASHIE — On Dec.10, the students of the Jim Henson Academy of Visual and Performing Arts at Northwestern High School presented their take on the ‘50’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Musical “Grease.” If you missed it, there will be additional performances Dec. 11, 17, 18 and 19 at 7p.m. [read more]

Hyattsville native serves with Navy Strike Fighter Squadron

March 15, 2015

BY NAVY OFFICE OF COMMUNITY OUTREACH PUBLIC AFFAIRS — A 2010 Northwestern High School graduate and Hyattsville native is currently serving with the U.S. Navy’s Strike Fighter Squadron 14, also known as the “Tophatters”, at Naval Air Station Lemoore in California. Petty Officer 3rd Class [read more]
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