Mr.  Britt  Adams
NHS - Principal
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Principal's Corner

WELCOME FROM THE PRINCIPAL

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It is with great honor that we welcome you to Northwest Whitfield High School and the Bruin Nation. These four years will be some of the best years of your life and we are delighted to share in your experiences. We look forward to working with you to prepare you for whatever goals and aspirations you may have for your life. We are focused on meeting your needs as a learner and to help you develop a lifelong love of learning that will serve you well in the future.


We offer many different courses at many different levels including Advanced Placement (AP) and honors level courses. The Whitfield County Northwest Georgia College & Career Academy, a 9th-12th grade school, is also available to Northwest students on a part-time basis. Students may access online learning through the Georgia Virtual High School. Also, students may take advantage of college work at Dalton State College, Georgia Northwestern Technical College while still a student at Northwest High School. In addition to the instructional programs, the various extracurricular offerings at Northwest provide many avenues for success.


Northwest is a very special place with a caring staff and vibrant community that understands what it means to be a “Bruin”. You will be amazed at how fast your time here will go so get involved, get prepared, and get going!! We will always be in your corner!!


Britt Adams, Principal
Northwest Whitfield High School