Baltimore, MD - Jan. 30, 2023 - The community is aware that Cross Country Elementary/Middle School is temporarily using the former Northwestern High School building while their permanent location undergoes renovation to become a Century Twenty One School. The renovation is expected to be finished by the 2025 school year, at which point Cross Country will vacate the Northwestern site. Polytechnic High School, with 1,548 students, has been designated to occupy Northwestern for the next three school years, 2025-28.

On February 9, 2023, a meeting is being held from 6-8 pm to reveal the plans for Poly and give residents in the vicinity the chance to ask questions. Attendance is encouraged, either in person at 6900 Park Heights Ave, near the intersection of Fallstaff, or through Zoom. Kindly click here to pre-register and spread the word to neighbors.