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701 Northern Ave

Hagerstown, MD 21742

(301) 766-8258

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 750

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Northern Middle School

We have moved around alot and last year my son was having attendance problems. I must say, they entire teaching staff, both vice principals and the principal and Ms. Williams, everybody attended the meeting. They took all the time that it took and even waited for me to go and get test results from the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/22/09

northern middle school has intelligent kids that are smarter than most kids.what can have teachers that can teach better than any other teachers ive known. we have a great school curriculum for students in 6th,7th,and 8th. we make kids comfortable while in 6th grade at hard times by having web leaders.any ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/14/09

My son goes and he learns so much and his teachers are great.

Posted by a parent on 03/24/09

NMS is a great school... The PTA is very supportive; teachers are professionals; the new principal is doing her best! I believe that this school gets a bad rap at times due to the continual change of leadership and some student problems. I think that many of poor reviews from other parents is fair but ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/08

This school is a disappointment. I wish teachers would follow thru with children who don't follow the rules. It would be nice if the front office secretary greeted you when you came in. This school has many other issues that need to be addressed. I have been involved with administration. Hopefully, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/17/08

I agree with the last posted review, the parent-teacher conferences which are planned, are only for state numbers. The teachers are given no time to actually spend with parents to address real concerns. I have encountered each of the administrative staff, and neither are for the students. It's all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/15/08

I asked for a parent teacher conference that was planned almost a month in advance and when I got there, all of teachers were late and all of them had to leave before I was finished the conversation. I left with unanswered questions. I also feel that there is a lack of consistency and effort displayed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/18/08

NMS is a good school. Teachers do their best ... however with all the demands, meetings, and press to make scores increase. The enviroment is safe... everyone does their best... NCLB makes you question if it is worth it or if there is a better way to assess students.

Posted by a other on 10/30/07

I have attended Northern Middle for three years and all I can really say is that it isnt the best school and it isnt the worst...however it is a good school. it's just sometimes they get a bad wave of kids, and it isn't their fault. I do like the school and I am glad that i got to experience this school, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/02/05

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Test scores for Northern Middle School

MSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Northern Middle School
Washington County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Hagerstown schools — Northern Middle School is located at 701 Northern Ave, Hagerstown MD 21742. 701 Northern Ave is in the 21742 ZIP code in Hagerstown, MD The school district for Northern Middle School is the Washington County Public Schools. Northern Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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