Northwest Middle School

A husky statue greets visitors as they arrive to Northwest.

 EGATE Excellence in Gifted and Talented Education 2013 recognition


Northwest Middle School
99 Kings Drive
Taneytown, MD 21787
(410) 751-3270 (tel)
(410) 751-3275 (fax)

Attendance Email

David Watkins, Principal
Jeffrey Cook, Assistant Principal
On August 26, 2015 we will have orientation opportunites for students and parents:
 New 7th & 8th Grade Students                   2:00 pm
 Volunteer Training                                         5:45 pm
 6th Grade Orientation                                   6:30 pm

Northwest Middle School is located in northwestern Carroll County and serves approximately 500 sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students. This website is designed to provide the students, families, and teachers of Northwest Middle School access to information about school events as well as general information.



  • Schools/Offices ClosedLabor Day
    Mon Sep 7 
  • Schools/Offices ClosedRosh Hashanah
    Mon Sep 14 
  • Schools Closed for StudentsProfessional Development Day for Teachers and Instructional Assistants
    Tue Sep 15 
  • 7th & 8th Grade Back to School NightThu Sep 17 6:30PM to 7:30PM
  • Schools/Offices ClosedYom Kippur
    Wed Sep 23