What is the NWPHS Headwaters program?

Headwaters is an advisory experience designed to minimize 9th grade shock. It helps students develop skills they’ll need to participate in the 21st century.

Fall Planning Update

Check out Peter’s latest Facebook video for more on your options for Fall 2020.

Covid-19 Resources and Updates

We’ve updated the website so all the information and resources will be gathered in one place – the new Covid-19 Resources tab. Things are continually changing, so new updates will be posted here as well as sent to families through email. Stay safe everyone! We miss you.

Wolves to the Left of Me, Bears to the Right

For fourteen years I have been taking students to the Wildlife Science Center in Stacy, MN for a unique teaching and learning experience that few students and teachers can claim to experience.  Over that time Northwest Passage and the Wildlife Science Center have gone through many changes, including a lot more gray hairs on some […]

College Open Houses

Hennepin Technical College: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at 6:30pm (Brooklyn Park Campus)     Anoka Technical College: Wednesday, October 25th 5-7pm   Minneapolis Community and Technical College: Tuesday, Oct. 24 5-7pm Century College Discover Century College: Oct. 3rd 5-6pm, Oct. 19 1-2pm Technical Career Night: Oct. 17 5-7pm Saint Cloud State University October 19, 20, 21st https://www.stcloudstate.edu/scsu4u/visit/special.aspx Minnesota State University, Mankato Thursday, Oct. 19      Friday, Oct. […]

Exploring Our World

Attention Parents and Students, this years expedition catalog is now complete. Please note important dates and deadlines. We have a great assortment of expeditions this year for all interest and ability levels. Students should apply for expeditions via the Project Foundry Expedition Application form, and be sure to include trips leaders as group members. [gview […]

NW Passage and Alexandra House

Alexandra House – Walk for Hope – 9/30/2017 – Bunker Hills Regional Park 8 -11 AM We are looking for students and their family members interested in joining the NWPHS team doing the Alexandra House Walk for Hope! There’s a 2 mile walk and 5k Fun Run. The registration fee is $40 for adults or […]

Explore Your World 2017

Please join us for our annual Explore Your World silent auction and fundraiser! Proceeds benefit our annual expedition fund. For more details: Explore Your World 2017

Annual Meeting 10/18

Northwest Passage High School’s Annual Meeting will take place at 6:30PM on Tuesday, October 18th. All are welcome to this public meeting, where we will present our annual reports and elect a new school board member for a two-year term. The Annual Meeting will be preceded by an open board meeting at 5:30PM. If you […]