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About The School


Our vision at Northwood is to empower all students to be successful members of a global society by fostering their academic, emotional, and social growth.  

The mission of North Shore School District 112, a community partnership committed to a world-class education, is to nurture every child to become an inspired learner, a well-rounded individual and contributing member of a global community by striving for excellence within an environment that fosters innovation, respect, engagement and intellectual inquiry.


Northwood Middle School

Established 1959
945 North Avenue
Highland Park, IL 60035

t. 224-765-3600
f. 224-765-3608 

School Hours
7:55 am - 2:40 pm 

Principal: Dr. Efraín Martínez
Associate Principal: Ms. Melissa Raich and Mr. William Kaplan

Enrollment: 517

MASCOT The Husky
COLORS Red, White, & Black