Welcome to Northwest Whitfield High School, Home of the Bruins! Our vision at Northwest is to provide a caring learning environment that actively engages our students based on partnerships with parents, staff, and the community.
Parent Engagement Surveys
Whitfield County Schools is continually working to strengthen partnerships between schools and families. The purpose of this survey is to get parents' opinion on how well our schools have met their family and child's needs and how they feel about their involvement in their child’s school.
Our Parent Engagement Survey results will:
* promote shared decision making by asking for family input;
* assess family needs, wants, and program satisfaction to guide program quality improvements;
* learn about family expectations for their child’s learning.
Below are survey links:
Grades 9-12 English- https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2019Grade9-12English
Grades 9-12 Spanish- https://www.surveymonkey.
Free and Reduced Price Meal Applications can be completed ONLINE at www.lunchapplications.com
*Paper applications can be requested from your Cafeteria Manager.*
School menu can be viewed online at:
https://school.mealviewer.com or download the free app from the App Store and Google Play Store
Parents can make online payments or check student account balances online at:
You will need the student ID to set up an account. If you need the student ID number contact your Cafeteria Manager.
New Cell Phone Policy for 2019-2020
Cell phones/electronic devices may serve as an outstanding instructional tool and learning resource if used appropriately. We encourage our staff members and our students to use electronics and other 21st century devices to supplement instruction and learning. However, it has been proven that students who are on cell phones or other electronic devices when it is not part of the instructional lesson are not fully engaged in learning. In order to preserve the teaching and learning environment, we have enacted the following policy
In Georgia, the Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) prepares Georgia’s State, Local, and School Annual Report Cards. The Annual Report Cards contain test results as well as other information relevant to school performance toward the goals of student achievement and school completion. The Report Card is in compliance with both state and federal laws with respect to reporting requirements. GOSA partners with the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to produce the K-12 Public Schools Reports since much of the data comes from GaDOE.
Whitfield County Schools is excited to announce a partnership with Purposity! The mission of Purposity is to connect community members in need with those that can help. YOU can make a difference right from your phone. You’ll know exactly who you’re helping and why. It’s the simplest way to make an impact locally. Click the link above to join our Purposity movement,
Whitfield County Schools is working to strengthen partnerships between schools and families. The purpose of this survey is to get your opinion on how well our schools have met your family and children’s needs and how you feel about your involvement in your child’s school. The survey will be available until Friday, September 27, 2019.
We are pleased to announce Georgia State Superintendent Richard Woods has named Coahulla Creek, Northwest and Southeast high schools as AP Honors Schools. AP courses are one of several ways Georgia students can access college-level learning at the high-school level. Click the link above to learn more about the areas our high schools earned AP Honors in.
Whitfield County Schools is proud to announce the achievement and status of the Georgia School Boards Association’s 2019 Distinguished School Board recognition. The recognition program is designed to showcase best practices in school governance and leadership. This year, 10 of the 180 public school boards earned the Distinguished Board status.