Applications are now available for NHS students to apply for a Carlin Summer Camp Fund grant. This is our first year offering funds for our freshmen, sophomores and juniors to attend a summer arts camp. After awarding almost $30,000 in college scholarships, we were hearing that our current students need more support while they're still at…Read More
One of the priorities of NHSAEF has been to provide more resources for the ongoing work of the department. Grants have been made to each of the instructors in the department to assist with their Spring classwork. Other spring initiatives will provide funds for Northwood students to attend summer arts camps as well as providing college…Read More

NHSAEF Grants Support Spring ’14 Activities

 This week, the Northwood High School Arts Education Foundation (NHSAEF) presented grants to each faculty member in the NHS arts education department to assist Spring semester activities. “One of the board’s priorities this year is to provide more financial support for the ongoing work of the department,”…Read More
Northwood is one of only five schools selected to receive this prestigious award in North Carolina this year, and one of only two high schools. It is not a charter school, or a magnet school, or even one of the state's A+ Schools. It IS a wonderful public school program, with dedicated administrators; insightful, creative faculty; talented,…Read More

NorthwoodArts Receives Kennedy Center School of Excellence Award

Press Release from Chatham County Schools November 18, 2013 For Immediate Release… For the second time, Northwood High School Arts Education department has received the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts School of Excellence Award. Northwood was one of five schools in North Carolina to receive the honor for Outstanding Achievement in…Read More
This year, the Marching Chargers welcomed 30 new members, and right out of the gate at their very first competition, they won the Grand Championship, besting bands with 100 more members! Senior Chelsea Korynta commented, "The fact that the band continues to get bigger and more popular every year just shows you the arts are more important than…Read More