This Is ONW

Olathe Northwest High SchoolOlathe Northwest High School is the newest of the four Olathe high schools, located at the corner of College Boulevard and Lone Elm Road – just southeast of the intersection of highways K-10 and K-7. (Map)

ONW opened its doors in Fall of 2003 to students of northwest Olathe, as well as students transferring here to participate in one of our two award-winning 21st Century programs, Aerospace & Engineering and e-Communication. Northwest also continues to be a pilot school for innovative use of technology in the classroom.

In every year of its existence, Olathe Northwest has earned the Standard of Excellence ranking by the Kansas State Department of Education in all academic areas.

See our KSDE Report Card.



  • Dr. Gwen Poss, Principal
  • Mrs. Kathi Hilliard, Assistant Principal
  • Mrs. Tracy Maring, Assistant Principal
  • Mr. Jay Novacek, Assistant Principal
  • Mr. Greg Smith, Assistant Principal
  • Dr. Marlin Berry, Superintendent