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 Wednesday evening, December 9, the Board of Education approved a school closure and boundary adjustment plan.  Northwest Middle School is one of the schools impacted in the plan. Please visit the Carroll County Public Schools website at to review the official notification of the Board’s decision and the final report and recommendation.

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 ClosedMemorial Day
    Mon May 30 
  • North Carroll High GraduationWed Jun 8 7:00PM to 9:00PM
  • Westminster High GraduationThu Jun 9 2:00PM to 4:00PM
  • South Carroll High GraduationThu Jun 9 7:30PM to 9:30PM
  • Liberty High GraduationFri Jun 10 2:00PM to 4:00PM