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Kicking off the football season

Capping off their summer practices and hard work with a win against Saddleback Valley High School, Northwood’s Varsity Football had a successful kick-off to their season on Friday, Aug. 17. The game ended with a score of 21-8, bringing smiles and tears of joy to

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Staying on track: new track and turf field

Northwood athletics are staying on track with new facilities, including a synthetic track and turf field that had been under construction from late spring to late summer. “I’m excited because synthetic tracks are so much nicer than dirt,” senior Maya Ratliff said. “Our dirt track

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Balancing coaching and teaching

While students have multiple commitments to attend to, they are not the only ones who feel the pressure to fulfill them.  Several of Northwood’s teachers teach up to three classes a day before immediately rushing to the field or court to coach a sport. Just

A star on the field and on the stage: Alex Aviles

When he’s not busy practicing outside for the next football or lacrosse game, he’s inside marking scripts and getting into character for Northwood’s next theatre production. Having been simultaneously involved in sports and theatre at Northwood, senior Alex Aviles is not afraid to take risks

Northwood alumna Erika Adler at UCLA

College freshman Erika Adler, a Northwood alumnus, continues her race to victory on UCLA’s Girls Cross Country team. Although she only joined the sport in her junior year of high school, Adler proved to be a remarkable competitive distance runner at Northwood, paving her way