Omaha Northwest High School

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Omaha Northwest High Magnet School
8204 Crown Point Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska
United States
Coordinates 41°18′53″N 96°02′26″W / 41.31472°N 96.04056°W / 41.31472; -96.04056Coordinates: 41°18′53″N 96°02′26″W / 41.31472°N 96.04056°W / 41.31472; -96.04056
Type Public High School
Established 1971 as Omaha Northwest High School
School district Omaha Public Schools
Principal Thomas Lee
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 1,213 (2012)
Scarlet, navy, and gold

Omaha Northwest High Magnet School at 8204 Crown Point Avenue in Omaha, Nebraska is located on a 61-acre (250,000 m2) campus in northwest Omaha. Completed in 1971, it is the newest of the seven high schools in the OPS district. Further renovations were completed in 2004, adding several classrooms and improving the choral and band facilities.

Special features within the building include an auditorium center, a 2,200 seat gymnasium with two balcony areas for physical education instruction and interscholastic athletics, and the latest equipment for students in specialized areas such as computer technology, art, business, mathematics, industrial technology and science. However, while the school has swim teams, the building has no pool.

Northwest's colors are scarlet, navy, and old gold. Its mascot is the Husky.

The current principal of Omaha Northwest High Magnet is Thomas Lee.

Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award alumni[edit]

  • Alfred DiMauro - 1991 - English
  • Jacqueline Johnson - 1997 - Music
  • Kris Halbersleben - 2000 - English
  • Kim Kromberg - 2003 - Business(First Business Teacher to ever win the Award)
  • William Lovgren - 2011 - Music
  • Mark Seaberg - 2012 - English

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