About Our School

  • Northridge Middle is a neighborhood school proudly serving a diverse population of students since 1996. In 2017, Northridge Middle became a Computer Science and Coding Magnet school that focuses on providing a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) education to our students.  Computer science and coding are offered as elective classes and integrated in everyday instruction. Northridge Middle offers advancement and enrichment through our AVID and AIG programs. Our students are offered a wide variety of arts elective courses that include Band, Dance, Orchestra and Visual and Media Arts. The National Foundation for Governors' Fitness Councils selected Northridge Middle as a DON'T QUIT! Champion School and gifted the school a $100,000 fitness center. Our Makerspace is a hands-on lab where students can learn, create and bring innovation to life with technology and everyday items. Students at Northridge Middle are immersed in learning how to use computational thinking to address everyday challenges. 

    Mission—Northridge provides excellent instruction, social-emotional support, and family engagement to create a nurturing environment focused on high expectations and scholar success.

    Vision—Northridge commits to a standard of excellence to promote the academic, social, and emotional well-being of our scholars to develop competitive members of the global community.

    The Northridge Middle School Mantra

    “We will strive for excellence in all that we do. There is no plateau we cannot reach, no goal we cannot accomplish because we are achievers. Without struggle, there is no progress. Together hawks, we will prevail!”

    Northridge Middle has established strong partnerships with our families, businesses, community partners and UNCC. Our dedicated and diverse faculty and staff share common goals for continuous school improvement.  Please join us in celebrating our past accomplishments while working hard to build a better and brighter future for each student. Thank you for supporting our HAWK family!