Social Studies Department
Welcome to the Northwest High School Social Studies Department. Our goal is to help students become informed and responsible citizens. Our outstanding instructors lead very challenging courses. We pride ourselves in the quality and variety of the courses we offer. We know that you will find these courses, which range from Psychology to AP World History, to be interesting and enriching. In our courses, we provide our students with a social, geographical, and historical framework for understanding cultures and governments on a state, national, and global level. Students also have the opportunity to study human social behavior as well as psychology, economics, environmental issues, and politics.